What They're Watching: Whisker Wars

August 09, 2011

This post was authored by Michelle Castillo as a part of a YouTube Trends series exploring the videos being watched this week by the team at What's Trending.

The human body never ceases to amaze us. The latest marvel that has been piquing our interest is the new show promo for “Whisker Wars,” which shows of the sport of extreme bearding. If people can spend time and energy working on their fitness, why can’t a few gentleman cultivate their facial hair.

Curious to see the other amazing things the human body can do? Check out our collection of human feats that have been captured on YouTube.

This man set the Guinness World Record for running through the most panes of tempered glass at 15. Must be a Kiwi thing since he’s from New Zealand.

This man solves a Rubix Cube in 18.41 seconds. His brain power rivals ours: We’re still trying to figure out where we put the darn thing.

Rathakrishnan Velu set the world record for pulling a train with his teeth. We knew our chompers were strong, but we don’t know if this will be something we’ll be trying any time soon.

This man’s rhymes really roll right off the roof of your mouth. Can you say that three times fast? We bet he can.

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