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Why Do Giant People Die So Young?

Britain’s tallest man, Neil Fingleton, died Sunday at age 36. The seven-foot-seven actor played basketball in the United States before taking on roles from Game of Thrones’ Mag the Mighty to Doctor Who, Age of Ultron, X-Men: First Class, and Jupiter Ascending, as we reported earlier this week. Read More >>

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Look at This Fucking Catfish

Here’s a fish tale for the ages: a North Carolina man says he reeled in a massive 112-pound catfish (just five pounds short of the state record). Read More >>

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Large Looking Man Prepares Seemingly Small Lasagne

Without an outside reference point, it’s impossible to say whether Jay Baron is exceedingly large or the food he makes quite small, but there’s a definite disparity of scale going on throughout his YouTube channel Walking with Giants. Read More >>

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BGR: Samsung’s Making a Giant-Sized Retina Screen Galaxy Tab

So this one landed on our desk with a big ol' thud of a HUH? BGR is reporting that, according to a trusted source, Samsung is making a 11.6-inch, 2560 x 1600 resolution Galaxy Tab that will be announced next February. You're going to need a bigger—actually—just use that humongous tablet as the boat. Read More >>