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2008-12-09 18:44:48

A New Zealand man has laid claim to the Guinness World Record for tap dancing by tapping out 602 beats in a minute. Tony Adams, 49, bested the previous record -- 512 taps in a minute -- on live television while wearing his 32-year-old tap shoes, The Dominion Post reported Tuesday. It's pretty challenging to sustain that pace for 60 seconds, and a minute has never felt longer, he said. Adams' 82-year-old mother, Mary, was on hand to witness the feat. I'm very proud of him but I really can't...


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  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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