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And now, one man's attempt to set a world record for breaking baseball bats

Like Bo Jackson before him, the man you see above has a penchant for smashing baseball bats. Unlike Jackson, however, he's using that skill to carve his name into the record book.

Apparently there is a record for "most baseball bats broken with the back in one minute," and this guy is more than up to the challenge. He's got a barrelful of bats at his disposal and a captive television audience ready to be amazed.

The previous record was 16 -- yup, 16! Can he beat it? Watch the video below, and try to keep track of the gratuitous baseball bat carnage: