Picks and Pans Review: The International Guinness Book of World Records

updated 09/22/1980 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 09/22/1980 AT 01:00 AM EDT

ABC (8-9 p.m. ET)

There are thrills, chills and indigestion in this glorified global sideshow when, among other things, a Belgian attempts to pull two water-skiers with his teeth, an Indian displays the world's longest fingernails (uncut since 1952) and an Englishman tries to eat 144 pitted prunes in less than 55 seconds. Hosts Mike Connors and Meredith MacRae provide inadvertently humorous commentary.

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