R is for Records
(A-Z Theme: changes through history)
Record (adj): surpassing or superior to all others: a record year for automobile sales. (note: there are 27 definitions for this word)
Guinness World Records fascinate me. People keep trying to beat a record, or think of something new that hasn't been done, do it well, and call it a record (that is until someone else comes along and beats it).
Human achievements increase.
Extremes of the natural world become even more extreme.
Here are some of them:
Most pierced man in the world.
What is your favourite World Record? If you were to try to beat a record, which one would it be? Alex, if you're reading this today, you could probably beat the record for most blog comments;)