Here are some weird world records. Some of them are even included in the Guinness Book of World Records. In this pic, Guinness World Record holder for the Most Pierced Man Bucholz shows some of his 453 piercings in Dortmund.
Beekeeper She Ping is covered with bees during a challenge to break the world record in Chongqing Municipality.
Gabriel Guallo of Ecuador's Quichua tribe stands with a tarantula on his face to demonstrate how he is planning to break a world record, in El Tena.
Japanese fashion designer Kazuhiro Watanabe, who holds the world record for the "Tallest Mohawk," poses for a photographer at a media event in New York.
Schoolchildren dressed as Santa Claus form the shape of a star ahead of Christmas celebrations at a school in Chennai.
Alexandr Belozor paints on the bottom of the Black Sea near Yalta, during an attempt to create the largest underwater painting.
Etibar Elchiyev poses with 50 metal spoons magnetized to his body during an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for "Most spoons on a human body" in Tbilisi.
People stand together as they create the biggest human smiley in the world on the Zagreb main square.
The world's longest cigar is seen in Havana.
People light candles at Praca do Comercio in Lisbon.