Watch the World Record for the Largest Domino Chain Made of 2,131 Books

In late May, The Seattle Public Library set a world record for the Longest Book Domino Chain, according to the World Record Academy. Watch as 2,131 books — all part of an upcoming book sale — fall one by one. Apparently, it took 27 volunteers seven hours — and five failed attempts — to pull off this feat for the ages. h/t Metafilter

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  1. Kathleen Delaney Koppang says . . . | June 17, 2013 / 9:51 am

    amazing. You must have had an engineer somewhere in your volunteer group, that was not easy to do! Congratulations, all.

  2. Pavel says . . . | June 17, 2013 / 1:52 pm

    Quite a good way to promote reading – and the library itself.

  3. margit williams says . . . | June 21, 2013 / 7:17 pm

    I love books

  4. Melanie Eskoff says . . . | June 27, 2013 / 9:36 am

    Wonderful!!! What fun. Have a great summer. me

  5. Isaac Fiifi Tetteh says . . . | July 19, 2013 / 7:01 am

    I love the books n jay foley u r doing great thing in the entertainment industry n I wish to meet u 1 day cos u r ma mentor

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