Weird Traditions Around The World You Never Knew Existed

England: Silliest Face Championship

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Photo Credit: Kiana Bosman / Unsplash
Photo Credit: Kiana Bosman / Unsplash

This hilarious English tradition has been celebrated since 1267. It’s known as the “World Gurning Championship” and basically has participants make the silliest faces possible. People take it very seriously. In fact, four-time world gurning champion Peter Jackman got his teeth removed to make his expressions better!