Tag: World Record


by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2014
ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — A new world record for an antique doll sold at auction was set this weekend when Theriault’s, a specialty auction house for antique childhood items, presented the highly sought after French character doll, circa 1916 by Albert Marque for bid. The doll realized $300,000 breaking the previous world…


by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2013
WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — It was seen all over the world. Now, winners of an online auction can display portions of the tallest LEGO Tower ever constructed in their homes. In response to requests for chunks of the colorful plastic tower, the Red Clay Consolidated School District has set aside sections that…


by Daniel Pickett
September 27, 2013
Vampires wanted! LEGOLAND® California Resort is inviting children and their parents to break a world record for the largest gathering of people dressed as vampires. Following last year’s effort to break the world record, the Park is kicking-off this year’s Brick-or-Treat celebration on October 4 with another attempt. The world record attempt is a part…


by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2012
Welcome to any new listeners that came to us through our interviews last episode! We hope you liked what you heard and will stick around (and subscribe). We’re glad to have you! Well, it was bound to happen. For almost a full year, 42 episodes Daniel has been able to keep his dark secret from…


by Daniel Pickett
September 13, 2012
92-Foot Corkscrew Jump Featured in Newest Team Hot Wheels™ Episode   EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hot Wheels® set its second world record this summer and third in 18 months pulling off a 92-foot corkscrew jump in a life-size Hot Wheels® performance buggy. Taking place at an undisclosed part of the Hot Wheels Test Facility during…


by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2012
Tune-in at 11:15 a.m. PDT on Saturday, June 30 to Watch   EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— On Saturday, June 30, fans around the world will be able to tune-in to ABC and ESPN as Team Hot Wheels™ attempts to set a new world-record racing two vehicles through a six-story double vertical loop at X Games…