ASEANEWS – EDITORIAL – CARTOONS:
MANILA STANDARD – A record worth setting
Filipinos are fond of setting world records. Sometimes, these efforts are commercially supported—such as the 2013 event in which 2,000 mothers set the world record for hand-washing a piece of fabric simultaneously, or the 2007 campaign that saw 41,038 grade school students across the country break the world record for the most number of people brushing their teeth simultaneously in different venues.
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More than three years later, the UN Environment Program has recognized it one of the world’s largest beach clean-ups in history.Now that’s the kind of world record worth setting.