"I was very offended."
George Bell, Tallest American, Meets Gabriel Pimentel, The Smallest At Venice Beach Freakshow (PHOTO)
At 7 feet, 8 inches tall, Bell is the tallest living man born in America. He's just a hair below the Ukraine-born Igor Vovkovinskiy
Things may improve soon. "I felt used by the second story, but don't want to burn a bridge with the station," he lamented
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Vovkovinskiy is disappointed that he has been unable to follow in the footsteps of Robert Wadlow, who at 8 feet, 11 inches