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Crazy Facts About the Digestive System

By Vadim Newquist Jun 27, 2013

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Belch Record

In September of 2008, Londoner Paul Hunn set a world's record for the loudest human belch ever recorded—107.1 decibels, which is about as loud as a chainsaw from just three feet away. Even more shocking is that Hunn didn't even say "excuse me" afterwards!

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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