talents

Le Petomane professional farter

LE PETOMANE – The Fartiste

  Born in Marseilles, France in 1857 Joseph Pujol eventually became one of the most unique performers ever to grace a stage. Legend has is that one day, while swimming, Pujol discovered his unique ability. As he took a deep breath before submerging, he felt water enter his rear. He soon discovered that, with abdominal…

MIRIN DAJO – The Extreme Human Pincushion

The man in the video is Dutch Fakir Mirin Dajo. He was born in 1912 as Arnold Gerrit Henskes and adopted his name, an Esperanto term that translates to mean ‘wonderful’. In 1947, at the Corso Theatre in Zurich, Mirin Dajo allow an assistant to plunge a fencing foil right through his body. The foil…

MARTIN LAURELLO – The Human Owl

The gentleman depicted is Martin Laurello, born Martin Emmerling, and he hailed from Nuremburg, Germany. He was an anatomical wonder, able to turn his head 180 degrees. How he accomplished this feat is unknown, however I have seen this trait duplicated. In fact, I recall seeing a video of a U.S soldier performing the same…

ALFRED LANGEVIN

ALFRED LANGEVIN – Smokes Thru His Eyes

At least twice a month I receive a link to the video below. I suppose it is time I shed some light on the figure depicted in the clip. ) The name of this gentleman is Alfred Langevin. At the time of the video, he resided in Detroit, Michigan but was under the employ of…

HUMAN ECHOLOCATION

  http://view.break.com/169016 – Watch more free videos Ben Underwood had his eyes surgically removed at the age of three due to cancer. He discovered human echolocation at the age of seven and now uses it to accomplish such feats as running, rollerblading, foosball and playing video games. Human echolocation involves creating an environmental image by…