According to Guinness World Record Julia Gnuse from California is the most tattooed woman in the world. She has tattoos covering 95 percent of her body and has used the same artist for every design. The woman started getting tattoos after developing a skin condition called porphyria, which causes the skin to blister when exposed to sunlight.
Korean crisis is all over the news now. Hopefully, it won't come to war. It's almost impossible to visit North Korea or to see real photos, because most of them are staged and issued by North Korean Central News Agency. Here is an interesting selection of pictures, most of which were made by tourists or Western reporters.
Famous rapper 50 Cent lost 54 Pounds (25 kg) in 9 weeks. This way he is preparing for his new role of a cancer-stricken American football player in the movie "Things Fall Apart". He went on a liquid-only diet and worked out for three hours a day. See the photos after the jump.
It happened in New Zealand in 2005. Frigate HMNZS Wellington of the Royal New Zealand Navy had to be utilized. I don't know why, but they found no better way to utilize it than just sink it near the shore. Take a look.
Ukrainian Igor Vovkovinskiy who arrived to the USA when he was 7 is the tallest man of America according to Guinness World Records. He is 7'8.33" (234.5 cm) tall. And he is still much shorter than the tallest man in the world .
Statue of Liberty is one of the most recognizable symbol of America. It was designed by French sculptor Frederic Auguste Bartholdi. The construction of the statue was completed in France in July 1884. The statue arrived in New York Harbor on June 17, 1885. On October 28, 1886, the Statue of Liberty was unveiled by President Grover Cleveland in front of thousands of spectators. And it even functioned as a lighthouse from 1886 to 1902. Nowadays more than 3.2 million people visit it yearly.