On Janaury 9, winner of Guinness World Record for piercing 1790 needles his body in 2004, Dr. Wei Sheng (from Guang Xi, Southwern China) pierced above 800 acupuncture needles on his head when Tokyo TV Station invited Dr. Wei to Congqing Municipality for the shooting of an adventure programme.
No matter if, he is appearing like porcupine but he did this in a way to promote Chinese tradition of acupuncture. You might be dazzled to look at him with eight hundred needles. But, what will happen when you saw him pierced in 2008 needles? Actually, he is looking forward to pierce 2008 needles for the Beijing Olympics in 2008 and has booked a hotel room for the purpose in advance in Beijing.