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Bolivian indigenous farmer Carmelo Flores, who could be the oldest person to have ever lived, attributes his longevity to quinoa grains, riverside mushrooms and around-the-clock chewing of coca leaves.
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A Japanese man who was recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest person in recorded history died on Wednesday.
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Besse Cooper died peacefully at the Park Place nursing home in Monroe, Georgia, according to her son Sidney Cooper. “She got up this morning, had a big old breakfast and got her hair fixed,” the 77-year-old Cooper said. “It’s just like she got up planning to do it.”
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Hungary’s Attila Banyai reacts when a four-wheel-drive vehicle drives over him as he tries to break a Guinness record during the Impossibility Challenger.
On a day that shattered records — and perhaps the confidence of electro-pop duo LMFAO — Guinness World Records announced that the video for “Gangnam Style,” by Korean rapper PSY is the most liked video in YouTube history.