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A Singaporean woman recently set the world mark for writing the fastest ever text message. Requiring just a few sips of water between dry-mouthed chomps, Jeffery Koh stuffed three cream crackers into his mouth and swallowed them in a mere 14. Over the course of the weekend, 20 Singaporeans were attempting to smash 10 unusual records and put the tiny island nation on the map.
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Former lawyer claims Trump knew about WikiLeaks email dump. Registered in Ireland: Sixteen others taking part in the cracker-eating contest today also beat the previous record, said John Taylor, who organised the weekend of world-record-breaking attempts and who holds 79 records himself. A 50-year-old man got a weekend of wacky world record attempts in Singapore off to a cracking start today when he became the fastest eater of dry biscuits in the world.
Four judges have flown in from Australia and all record-breaking feats will be submitted to the Guinness Book of Records, Taylor said. Pakistan shoots down two Indian warplanes, army says.
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Australian Cardinal George Pell to spend his first night in prison. Trump and Kim near opening of second nuclear summit. Man sets new cream cracker eating record.