It's rare to be truly unique in this world, and sometimes you have to go to extreme and unusual lengths to distinguish yourself from the herd.
And as the following people will show you, there's nothing like being able to do something others can't, even if it's absurd.
How exactly these people found the inspiration to do these things, I'll never know. But that won't stop me from offering my own personal and "professional" theory as to why they felt the "need" to display their "talent."
I "like" quotations.
You'll notice that most of these "feats" are world records, though it's certainly not a prerequisite; most of these are only in the record books because it's likely nobody else has tried them, or simply no one knows about them.
Well, I'm here to do something about that.
And, no, this list won't include actual, respectable records, such as Barry Bonds breaking the home-run record, or that summer he read 100,000 books and his cranium increased in size.
Wait, that's a bad example. Is he in jail yet?
So without further ado, let's take a look at 20 of the most ridiculous feats in sports and athletics.