Noted Fabulist James Frey Sells YA Book Series to HarperCollins

Discredited memoir author and former Gawker intern James Frey has just signed a mega deal with publisher HarperCollins to produce a young-adult book series. » 1/22/14 11:28pm 1/22/14 11:28pm

Woman Wins Record For Most Heavily Tattooed

55-year-old Julia Gnuse recently received the Guinness World Record for most tattooed. Gnuse's entire body is covered with illustrations, all the work of one artist. She got her first ink at 35 to hide a skin condition. [TheSun] » 5/27/10 10:40am 5/27/10 10:40am

President Obama Wins Nobel Peace Prize

It's a good morning for Barack Obama: He woke up early this morning to the news that he has just been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize "for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples." [AP, NYT] » 10/09/09 9:20am 10/09/09 9:20am

"World's Strongest Vagina"

A 42-year-old Russian woman has made it into the Guinness Book of Records for having the world's strongest vagina. Tatiata Kozhevnikova reportedly lifted over 30 pounds with her vaginal muscles in order to receive the title. [Scanner via BuzzFeed] » 7/08/09 9:40am 7/08/09 9:40am