The Tallest Man In America

Via Drudge, the story of Minnesota resident Igor Vovkivinskiy, who at 7′ 8″ is the tallest man in America.

It’s a depressing story about an Ukrainian immigrant, whose size — the result of a pituitary gland abnormality — has basically turned him into being disabled.

One problem is he needs special shoes that cost $15K. He’s set up a website to raise money for them.

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