Video Of The Week - Human Mattress Dominos Topple World Record

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It seems as though people will do almost anything to get into the Guinness World Records - weave gum wrapper chains, host large tea parties, turn themselves into human torches and even, as was recently the case, topple over each other like dominos while lying on mattresses.

850 people came together in New Orleans last week and arranged themselves behind each other, holding mattresses. They then waited patiently as the human dominos came toppling backwards one after another until the final, 850th domino fell on to the ground, easily surpassing the 2011 record set in Belgium, by 550 people.

The effort not only earned New Orleans a spot in the Guinness World Records, but also, provided much needed mattresses to the city's shelters thanks to the fact, that all 850 of them were donated.

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636 Comments
  • bsc
    bscover 1 year
    Ha, that's pretty funny!
    • xeno
      xenoover 1 year
      I Always love Dominos Pizza And I also always love Dominos falling and I also like Dom from Fast and furious he is a legend number 5 was sad with the song
      • herminefanhd
        herminefanhdover 2 years
        the last part is so funny. lol
        • Meover 3 years
          I want to!!
          • i willalmost 4 years
            i will
            • Yo Gurt2about 4 years
              I would love to do this! I just don't have enough people.
              • NUNUVYORBIZNISabout 4 years
                Awesome!!!!!!!!!!!
                • 123nick
                  123nickover 4 years
                  This was soooo coooooool and I would love to have been there
                  • hermionie_g
                    hermionie_gover 4 years
                    So cool! Looks fun!
                    • dancer07over 4 years
                      OMG this is so funny when the fall they go like blump blump blump not to be rude or anything.