She may be #2 in square mileage, but she's #1 in our hearts. Texas is known around the world for the Alamo, the Dallas skyline, longhorns, high school football, awesome live music, and the best danged BBQ you'll find anywhere. Alaska may be a little bigger, but we pack in tons more fun.

Yes, Texans have a lot to boast about, and we've even set some world records. They range from the ridiculously awesome (world's largest NERF battle) to the downright weird (world's heaviest ball of dog hair), and while they may not be the first things people associate with the Lone Star State, they're worth celebrating.

Let's take a look at ten awesome records Texans have broken according to the folks at Guinness World Records.

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