Here's something you might not know: the Guinness Book of World Records doesn't accept entries for the longest period spent without sleeping. That's because it's pretty dangerous to stay awake for days and weeks on end. But they did at one time, and what happened to the current record holder is the very reason they stopped taking submissions. Meet Randy Gardner.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas March 7, 2018
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