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Now this is impressive: Doris Long just became the world’s oldest abseiler, or person who descends very high vertical structures on ropes. She took up the sport at 85, and Sunday, the 101-year-old beat her own record as the world's oldest abseiler when she once again lowered herself down 328 feet of Portsmouth's Spinnaker Tower in the United Kingdom.   Not only did she break an already impressive record, but Long’s feat helped raise $122,305 for Rowans Hospice. This was her sixteenth time doing the abseiling for hospice. Read More
Today history was made.  Over 350 people found themselves in the middle of Herald Square today...twerking.  Big Freedia, the New Orleans bounce hip-hop artist and twerk extraordinaire, led the mass twerkers to set the Guinness World Record for the Most People Twerking Simultaneously.  For two whole minutes, everyone from a man in a suit and tie to an 80-year-old woman twerked their way into history.  Even a few BUST people made it to Herald square to show off their moves. They captured the entire event and its awesomeoness on camera. Read More