New Yorker Zack Hample's collection of more than 5,800 baseballs, both home runs and fouled balls, is the largest in the world. "Yes, I'm obsessed," admits Hample, who's snagged balls since 1990. His only goal during baseball season is to hit as many Major League stadiums as possible and snag at least a thousand balls -- and his success relies on a carefully honed combination of preparation, ingenuity, and pure dumb luck.
"If the White
In case you were wondering, casino exec is still livin de life, but he's tired of livin it alone. So he's teamed up with his cousin Stan, and together they plan to put America's economy back on track. How? I'm not entirely sure, but I think it involves threatening to keep producing these godawful rap videos until all debts are forgiven.
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Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: 850 employees of La Quinta Inn & Suites gathered at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on Tuesday to set a new Guinness World Record for longest chain of human mattress dominoes.
The previous record of 550 was set last year in Belgium. For reference's sake, the current record for human dominoes sans mattresses is 10,000.
Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: This past Sunday, former Cal quarterback Joe Ayoob fulfilled a lifelong dream by setting a new world record for Longest Paper Airplane Throw.
The folded piece of A4 paper designed by KRON-TV producer John Collins soared across a hangar at McClellan Air Force Base for 226ft. and 10in., besting Stephen
Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: Looking back on it now, the taxidermied badger theremin was really just an obvious idea waiting for someone to think it.
Luckily, for it and us, electronic artist and sculptor David Cranmer did just that.
Cranmer, who apparently was in possession of a dead badger looking for a purpose, stuffed the stuffed weasel with a f
Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: Meet Chris May, a 16-year-old from Darlington, County Durham, who possesses what is quite possibly the world's lamest superpower: He can hold 16 mugs at once using only one hand.
May says he stumbled upon this hidden talent one day while removing the dishes from the dishwasher.
"I started hanging mugs off my
Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: In court today, a Portland couple pled guilty to disorderly conduct a day after they were arrested for playing a kidnapping-themed sex game.
Police responded to reports of a naked woman bound with duct tape spotted in the back seat of a car, only to learn from the driver, 31-year-old Nikolas Alexander Harbar that he and his girlfriend, 26-yea
Everybody Needs A Charitable Hobby of the Day: Supporting the troops in his own special way, sculptor Stuart Murdoch used 5,016 egg cartons to construct a life-size replica of the British Army's main battle tank, the FV 4034 Challenger 2.
As fun as it is to build a tank out of egg carton's for the hell of it, Murdoch actually had an ulterior motive: He's promoting