World’s tallest person? No. Most time spent wearing a beard made of bees? Not yet. No, Elizabeth Hurley and Evelyn Lauder accepted a certificate from the Guinness Book of World Records certifying their record for “Most Landmarks Illuminated for a Cause in 24 Hours.” They didn’t have to beat anybody, since this is a new record. The buildings, including the Empire State Building in New York and the Taj Majal in India, were lit with pink lights on October 1. The pink color was chosen in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month – which is October, natch.
- Sun, Oct 3 2010