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The Age
Heaviest baby in history puts Perth's giant newborn to shameof gestational diabetes or thyroid disorders." Despite being "big and beautifu
Heaviest baby in history puts Perth's giant newborn to shame
The Age / Posted a minute ago
of gestational diabetes or thyroid disorders." Despite being "big and beautiful", the unnamed baby is far off the current Guinness Record holder for heaviest birth. This is held by a baby boy born in Italy who was born without any health issues... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Heaviest baby in history puts Perth's giant newborn to shameof gestational diabetes or thyroid disorders." Despite being "big and beautifu
Heaviest baby in history puts Perth's giant newborn to shame
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
of gestational diabetes or thyroid disorders." Despite being "big and beautiful", the unnamed baby is far off the current Guinness Record holder for heaviest birth. This is held by a baby boy born in Italy who was born without any health issues... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Sacramento Area Students Aim for World Record for Running in Placehistory. "We're hoping we will be the healthiest state in the nation. If anyon
Sacramento Area Students Aim for World Record for Running in Place
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 hours ago
history. "We're hoping we will be the healthiest state in the nation. If anyone can do it, California can do it," Dr. Smith said. The group is submitting their final numbers and video to the Guinness. They will be notified if they beat the re... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wiki Loves Earth photo competition debuts in Australiais described by Wikipedia as the "sister competition" to Wiki Loves Monuments (
Wiki Loves Earth photo competition debuts in Australia
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
is described by Wikipedia as the "sister competition" to Wiki Loves Monuments (WLM), which is recognised by the Guinness Book of Records as the largest photo competition in the world. More than 1,000 photos have already been entered in... Read more
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Mashable
6-month-old water skier breaks world recordable to walk well, but she can definitely shred on the water. 6-month-old Zyla
6-month-old water skier breaks world record
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
able to walk well, but she can definitely shred on the water. 6-month-old Zyla St. Onge from Polk City, Florida, broke the Guinness World Record Saturday for being the youngest person to water ski, traveling a total of 686.4 feet, according to... Read more
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International Business Times
Woman in India gives birth to world's biggest baby girl 2015, a baby in Florida weighed in at 14lb and was declared the heaviest baby t
Woman in India gives birth to world's biggest baby girl
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
2015, a baby in Florida weighed in at 14lb and was declared the heaviest baby to be born in the US state. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the heaviest baby ever born weighed a staggering 23lb 12oz in Canada in 1879, but the baby... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Fort Stewart soldier successful in bid to run 100 miles in gas maskrun the 100 miles, and the last was of his grandfather, an Army veteran in the
Fort Stewart soldier successful in bid to run 100 miles in gas mask
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 hours ago
run the 100 miles, and the last was of his grandfather, an Army veteran in the Puerto Rican National Guard. Piñeiro says a Guinness World Records official was at the race, and he was told the company is in the process of verifying his achievement.... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
World dance record set in Chinafour other Chinese cities saw thousands of participants performing choreographe
World dance record set in China
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 hours ago
four other Chinese cities saw thousands of participants performing choreographed moves together for more than five minutes. Guinness World Records solidified the feat by posing for photos with participants in Beijing. Copyright 2016 Cable News... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
WATCH: 6-month-old girl water skis across Florida lakethe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
WATCH: 6-month-old girl water skis across Florida lake
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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Daily Mail
Unbelievable video shows six month old baby WATER SKIINGthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. 'I am presu
Unbelievable video shows six month old baby WATER SKIING
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. 'I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track,' Atkinson said in an email. Six-month-old Zyla skied nearly 700 feet Saturday in what the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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Orange County Register
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. “I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
Orange County Register / Posted 6 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. “I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track,” Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordwas with her in seconds, he said. "She barely, barely got her head wet," St. O
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 hours ago
was with her in seconds, he said. "She barely, barely got her head wet," St. Onge said. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they told him they don't record anything involving individuals under age 16. Zyla's parent noticed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordwas with her in seconds, he said. "She barely, barely got her head wet," St. O
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
was with her in seconds, he said. "She barely, barely got her head wet," St. Onge said. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they told him they don't record anything involving individuals under age 16. Zyla's parent noticed... Read more
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The New Canaan News
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordwas with her in seconds, he said. "She barely, barely got her head wet," St. O
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 hours ago
was with her in seconds, he said. "She barely, barely got her head wet," St. Onge said. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they told him they don't record anything involving individuals under age 16. Zyla's parent noticed... Read more
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RTE News
Conor Murray: Rivals' success adds to Munster woeLeinster and Ulster could do for Ireland in the summer tour of South Africa. M
Conor Murray: Rivals' success adds to Munster woe
RTE News / Posted 7 hours ago
Leinster and Ulster could do for Ireland in the summer tour of South Africa. Munster finished in sixth place in the Guinness Pro12 table and saw their involvement in the European Rugby Champions Cup come to an end in the pool... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
10 things to do in Michigan in Junethe Asparagus Queen. The folks at Downtown Ludington, House of Flavors and Lov
10 things to do in Michigan in June
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
the Asparagus Queen. The folks at Downtown Ludington, House of Flavors and Love Ludington are going to attempt to beat the Guinness World Record for longest ice cream dessert. Attendees are being asked to arrive at 5 p.m. June 11 on Ludington... Read more
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Daily Mail
One half of the world's oldest newlyweds passes awayNeil and passed away peacefully this morning.' The couple had married in front
One half of the world's oldest newlyweds passes away
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Neil and passed away peacefully this morning.' The couple had married in front of 50 guests and a representative from the Guinness Book of World Records on George's 103rd birthday. RELATED ARTICLES 'I felt like we'd gone back in time': Mother... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
For 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' think Old Testament, wrath-of-God-like stuffand, for all intents and purposes, he is potentially the God of the Old Testame
For 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' think Old Testament, wrath-of-God-like stuff
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
and, for all intents and purposes, he is potentially the God of the Old Testament.— Bryan Singer, director If there were a Guinness world record for most superhero movies directed by one person, Singer, 50, would hold it. "Apocalypse" marks the... Read more
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CBS News
6-month-old girl water skis across Florida lakethe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old girl water skis across Florida lake
CBS News / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Fort Stewart soldier succesful in bid to run 100 miles in gas maskrun the 100 miles, and the last was of his grandfather, an Army veteran in the
Fort Stewart soldier succesful in bid to run 100 miles in gas mask
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 hours ago
run the 100 miles, and the last was of his grandfather, an Army veteran in the Puerto Rican National Guard. Piñeiro says a Guinness World Records official was at the race, and he was told the company is in the process of verifying his achievement.... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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My EastText
World dance record set in Chinafour other Chinese cities saw thousands of participants performing choreographe
World dance record set in China
My EastText / Posted 8 hours ago
four other Chinese cities saw thousands of participants performing choreographed moves together for more than five minutes. Guinness World Records solidified the feat by posing for photos with participants in Beijing. Copyright 2016 Cable News... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 8 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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KXXV Waco
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
6-old skis across lake; parents say it's a recordthe youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presu
6-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
the youngest and oldest to ever compete in national championships. "I am presuming this is something that the folks at Guinness World Records may track," Atkinson said in an email. St. Onge said he had contacted Guinness officials, but they... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
World dance record set in Chinafour other Chinese cities saw thousands of participants performing choreographe
World dance record set in China
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 hours ago
four other Chinese cities saw thousands of participants performing choreographed moves together for more than five minutes. Guinness World Records solidified the feat by posing for photos with participants in Beijing. Copyright 2016 Cable News... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
PCA presents Princeton DAR programfor American military members that will be delivered in Washington, D.C., at th
PCA presents Princeton DAR program
Bureau County Republican / Posted 9 hours ago
for American military members that will be delivered in Washington, D.C., at their 125th Continental Congress convention. Guinness World Records’ officials will be present to tally the number of “most letters to military personnel collected in one... Read more
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ESPN
Quick 9: Reasoning from a few Muirfield members almost laughablefor the former U.S. Open champion, as his tweet Saturday suggested. McDowell no
Quick 9: Reasoning from a few Muirfield members almost laughable
ESPN / Posted 10 hours ago
for the former U.S. Open champion, as his tweet Saturday suggested. McDowell noted that most of the advice centered around Guinness. It didn't seem to help, as McDowell closed with 80 in the final round. Day began with dead phone, dropped it down... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Make it pop!movie. LAURA LINNEY! What the hell kind of world are we living in? This must be
Make it pop!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
movie. LAURA LINNEY! What the hell kind of world are we living in? This must be how my grandparents felt when they saw Alec Guinness was in Star Wars. There are worse prophecies than the mothman's, I guess. Anyway, you can't not make a sequel to a... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Quick 9: Reasoning from a few Muirfield members almost laughablefor the former U.S. Open champion, as his tweet Saturday suggested. McDowell no
Quick 9: Reasoning from a few Muirfield members almost laughable
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 10 hours ago
for the former U.S. Open champion, as his tweet Saturday suggested. McDowell noted that most of the advice centered around Guinness. It didn't seem to help, as McDowell closed with 80 in the final round. Day began with dead phone, dropped it down... Read more
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Evening Standard
Smoke & Salt at The Chapel Bar, Islington – tried and tastedfor pretty much any dietary requirement or taste. The procession of food kicks
Smoke & Salt at The Chapel Bar, Islington – tried and tasted
Evening Standard / Posted 11 hours ago
for pretty much any dietary requirement or taste. The procession of food kicks off in indulgent style with freshly baked guinness-glazed pretzels served with a light whipped butter; the kind of things you’d eat at your grandma’s — if only your... Read more
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Baller Status
Dude Perfect Breaks Multiple World RecordsDude Perfect, returns with an epic new episode they call "World Record Edition"
Dude Perfect Breaks Multiple World Records
Baller Status / Posted 13 hours ago
Dude Perfect, returns with an epic new episode they call "World Record Edition". In a single day, the guys break multiple Guinness World Records, with an official Guinness Adjudicator on hand to witness each one. They go after titles such as the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother gives birth to the 'heaviest girl in the world' weighing 15lbbaby, the title will now shift to her. The heaviest baby ever born weighed 23l
Mother gives birth to the 'heaviest girl in the world' weighing 15lb
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
baby, the title will now shift to her. The heaviest baby ever born weighed 23lb 12oz in Canada in 1879, according to the Guinness Book of World Records. But the baby, whose mother Anna Bates had giantism, died 11 hours later. The record for the... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch incredible Scots juggler catch balls while balancing a club on his noseto develop his abilities and has received sponsorship from two major juggling c
Watch incredible Scots juggler catch balls while balancing a club on his nose
Daily Record / Posted 17 hours ago
to develop his abilities and has received sponsorship from two major juggling companies. He is waiting to hear from Guinness World Records as to whether they will accept one of his videos as evidence he has juggled the most balls while... Read more
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Scotsman
No decision on stand-off to replace Finn Russell for tourout of the trip to the Far East yesterday following the shocking head injury he
No decision on stand-off to replace Finn Russell for tour
Scotsman / Posted 18 hours ago
out of the trip to the Far East yesterday following the shocking head injury he picked up in the first minute of the 16-11 Guinness Pro12 semi-final defeat by Connacht in Galway. The sickening clash with 20-year-old team-mate Zander Fagerson, who... Read more
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Irish Examiner
QUIRKY WORLD ... Why did the priest cross the road? For holey interventionI think the #votin campaign is a disaster.” CHINA: China’s dancing grannies ha
QUIRKY WORLD ... Why did the priest cross the road? For holey intervention
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
I think the #votin campaign is a disaster.” CHINA: China’s dancing grannies have taken their moves to the record books. Guinness World Records says more than 31,000 Chinese participants have set a record for mass plaza dancing in multiple... Read more
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Gulf News
Lebanese presidential impasse enters third yearMTV television station began its prime news bulletin on Tuesday night with a de
Lebanese presidential impasse enters third year
Gulf News / Posted 18 hours ago
MTV television station began its prime news bulletin on Tuesday night with a declaration that Lebanon entered the Guinness World Records with its two-year presidential vacuum. It was a metaphor meant to accompany the station’s public... Read more
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birminghammail
Racketball: Birmingham duo's bid to set world recordday at Edgbaston Priory Club in a bid to set an officially recognised world rec
Racketball: Birmingham duo's bid to set world record
birminghammail / Posted 18 hours ago
day at Edgbaston Priory Club in a bid to set an officially recognised world record - something not currently in the famous Guinness book. The duo were also raising money for Edward’s Trust, an Edgbaston-based charity which supports children and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Switzerland Prepares To Vote On "Free Lunch" For Everyonedo if your income were taken care of?” asked the pro-UBI campaign in Geneva, wi
Switzerland Prepares To Vote On "Free Lunch" For Everyone
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 hours ago
do if your income were taken care of?” asked the pro-UBI campaign in Geneva, with a poster that officially made it into the Guinness Book of Records as the world’s largest. Meet the world’s largest poster ever. As to the answer to the question, a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Roy Erskine, the former Hibs player and grandfather of tennis ace Andy Murray, discusses his own waiting game . . .his favourite football team, for whom he played in the fifties, finally ended t
Roy Erskine, the former Hibs player and grandfather of tennis ace Andy Murray, discusses his own waiting game . . .
heraldscotland / Posted 21 hours ago
his favourite football team, for whom he played in the fifties, finally ended their long wait for a Scottish Cup win. If Guinness ever decide to remake their iconic advert then Roy Erskine would seem an obvious choice to build the imagery... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Exhibition: He Tangata, He Tangatapast 20 years. With accomplishments that include world graffiti art championshi
New Exhibition: He Tangata, He Tangata
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 hours ago
past 20 years. With accomplishments that include world graffiti art championship titles, a full Ironlak sponsorship deal, a Guinness world record recognition &involvement with some of the biggest street events throughout the globe, his heart &... Read more
23h
The Irish Times
How to Learn Irish in Seventeen Steps, by Roisín O’Donnellhandshakes, an oath of fidelity to the nation and a flimsy certificate in a pla
How to Learn Irish in Seventeen Steps, by Roisín O’Donnell
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
handshakes, an oath of fidelity to the nation and a flimsy certificate in a plastic sleeve, you should drink five pints of Guinness in The Quays and ask your father-in-law to teach you Irish. He will rub his speckled head and say, ‘Oh geez, Luana …... Read more
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