Weirdest Guinness world records

POSTED: 12:08 AM PST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Aug 26, 2015 

With Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the publication of the very first "Guinness Book of Records," take a look at some of the weirdest world records ever set.

Guinness World Records - stretchiest skin
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Garry Turner of the United Kingdom the Guinness World Record-holder for stretchiest skin. He is able to stretch the skin of his stomach to a distended length of 6.25 inches due to a rare medical condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, a disorder of the connective tissues affecting the skin, ligaments and internal organs.


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