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6 Craziest World Records (Slideshow)

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5. Highest Pool Dive.

Some of us can hardly jump off the high dive at the pool. Oliver Favre, on the other hand, the world record holder for high diving, made it nearly 177 feet (54 meters) — about the height of a 15-story building. Favre barely made it out alive. He was not able to get out of the water on his own because he broke his back in the process.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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4:23PM PDT on Sep 18, 2013

subtitle should be -culling the herd.

1:29PM PDT on Sep 11, 2013

faktycznie szalone rekordy, ja nie pochwalam

9:56AM PDT on Aug 21, 2013

kinda dumb

7:05AM PDT on Aug 3, 2013

tks for the info

4:31PM PDT on Jul 25, 2013

How idiotic can people be? Do something productive in your lives, geez.
Also, "Longest Distance Pulled By a Horse While on Fire" is a form of animal abuse.

9:02AM PDT on Jul 12, 2013

Grazie per le informazioni.

7:14AM PDT on Jul 11, 2013

I think some of these individuals have too much of nothing to do in their lives---hence some of these idiotic-dull records...thanks

11:57PM PDT on Jul 10, 2013

tyvm...

1:47PM PDT on Jul 9, 2013

Some are really stupid, like no. 5 and 6...

9:47PM PDT on Jul 6, 2013

crazy stupid!!!

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