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6 Craziest World Records (Slideshow)

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4. Smallest Waist.

American Cathie Jung wears a corset 24/7 — and she has the waistline to prove it. Without a corset, her waist measures just 21 inches, but with it on, that measurement goes all the way down to 15 inches. Incredibly, though, Jung only holds the record for smallest waist of a living person; the all-time record, held by the late Ethel Granger, was just 13 inches.

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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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