All week long we were trying to bust an urban legend rumor that we kept hearing over and over and over again: did Depew, NY have the most amount of bars in America at one point?

The answer is yes. Depew, back in the 1900s had the most amount of bars per capita in the United States of America because of the population and major railroad industry in Depew.

After finding that record, we decided, WHAT ELSE does Buffalo has its' name in the record books for?

Leave it to Buffalo to break THIS record LOL

At the casino in Niagara Falls, a guy flipped a pancake in a frying pan for over 3 hours, breaking a world record. If you are thinking 'wow, that is ridiclous', a record is a record! Here is the entry for the longest pancake flip (lol):

While flipping a pancake continuously in a frying pan, Mike Cuzzacrea (USA) completed the Casino Niagara International Marathon (Buffalo, New York, USA - Niagara Falls, Canadian side) in a time of 3 hr 2 min 27 sec on 24 October 1999.

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Buffalo, is noted in 2 other world records in the Guinness Book of World Records: for have the world's largest ice maze of all time (remember, back at the Powderkeg Festival in 2010) and a man from Buffalo has donated the most amount of blood of all time.

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