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From chefs making insane amounts of food to crowds of people wearing the same outfit, some of these records are almost too bizarre to be real.

1. World’s biggest barbecue

1. World’s biggest barbecue
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In 2017, the small city of Minas in Uruguay won the world record for hosting the largest barbeque.

BBC News reports that 200 cooks came together and grilled over 36,000 pounds of meat for a total of 14 hours.

Their main goal in doing this was to steal the world record back from Argentina, who has taken it from them in 2011.

2. Largest handwritten Quran

2. Largest handwritten Quran
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Saad Mohammed copied the entire Quran by hand onto a paper scroll that was 2,300 feet long.

According to The Independent, he self-funded the project and it took him three full years to complete.

3. Longest fingernails

3. Longest fingernails
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Ayanna Williams of Houston holds the world record for longest fingernails at a total length of 18 feet 10.9 inches.

She has been growing them for 20 years, reports Fox News.

Her left thumb is her longest individual nail measuring 2 feet 2.7 inches.

4. Largest gathering of people dressed as Mahatma Gandhi

4. Largest gathering of people dressed as Mahatma Gandhi
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In 2015, a group of 4,605 students in India dressed up as Mahatma Gandhi for a peace march held on his birthday.

5. Longest parade float

5. Longest parade float
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This world record was broken at the Lantern Festival in Gutian, China.

They presented a parade float that consisted of 345 sections and measured 2,596 feet long.

The float was of a dragon and was made out of paper and bamboo.

6. Longest wedding dress train

6. Longest wedding dress train
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The longest wedding dress chain measures 26,559.71 feet.

That’s almost enough lace to cover Mount Everest!

The record was broken in Caudry, France, a town famous for their production of lace.

Construction company Dynamic Projects, along with 15 volunteers, spent two months stitching the whole garment together.

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7. Being covered in the largest number of bees

7. Being covered in the largest number of bees
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Ruan Liangming of China set this terrifying record.

Liangming set the record by covering himself with over 140 lbs of bees.

That’s 637,000 individual insects!

This carnival act known as “bee bearding” is done by placing a queen bee on your body to attract more bees.

Liangming had a total of 60 queens on his body to attract the other insects.

8. World’s largest pillow fight

8. World’s largest pillow fight
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The largest pillow fight ever recorded took place in St. Paul, Minnesota, and had 6,261 participants.

It was during a baseball game on July 21, 2015.

The teams took a break from playing ball and the crowd started hitting each other with pillows that had been passed out.

9. Largest sushi mosaic

9. Largest sushi mosaic
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The largest sushi mosaic, spanning a ridiculous 608.16 square feet, was built in Norway for the 100th anniversary of the Bodo Glimt football club.

Four chefs who run a sushi bar in Sweden created the masterpiece using 1,764 pounds of salmon and 882 pounds of rice.

10.Most steps walked up by a dog balancing water on its head

10.Most steps walked up by a dog balancing water on its head
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The fearless pup that broke this record was Sweet Pea, an Australian Shepherd/Border Collie mix.

Sweet Pea walked up 10 steps while balancing a five-ounce glass of water on her head.

She also holds the record for most steps (also 10) walked down while balancing a glass of water on your head.

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