In The land of dwarfs, the one in platform shoes is king
I can see that a person who is, say, four foot nine (and before anyone pounces on me for disparaging small people, my maternal grandmother was about that height, though she more ... that “dwarfs” should not be classified as disabled people.
Getting bigger: A view from the World Dwarf Games
If you spend most of your life surrounded by people who are two feet taller than you, then a week in the company of people who are the same height can be both exhilarating and daunting. This is my first time at the World Dwarf Games and I wasn't at all ...
Florida Dwarf Tossing Ban: Puppet The Psycho Dwarf Weighs In
He's an adult. "Dave the Dwarf" [a 3-foot-2 radio host who filed a federal lawsuit to repeal the ban] says that it's just a sport like any other, and that--just like how being tall makes you better at basketball-- a lack of height is what makes him good at ...
Height, weight bias seen as latest discrimination
Hamre, who is 5 feet 3 inches tall, told state legislators today that he was walking down a street one day when a motorist shouted at him, "Hey, midget. I hate people like ... of a bill that would add weight and height to the state's anti-discrimination ...
Joshua Siskin: What to plant near a pond
Dwarf chenille plant or firetail (Acalypha pendula) is truly a one-of-a-kind creation. Woolly red caterpillar catkins hang down in profusion from the stems of an otherwise modest plant that only reaches 1 foot in height. Typically grown in a hanging basket ...