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Originally Posted by Doohickie
When he was playing for the Mavs, we saw him and his family eating at Uno's Pizza in downtown Fort Worth with is wife and his (two, I think) oldest daughters. It was bizarre when he stood up- he got up to normal "tall guy" height and then went up another foot.
It's so strange when you see these guys on TV and then in person. On TV, they look like normal (sized)
people. However, when you see them in person, you start looking for a nearby carnival, or circus, or something.
There's just nothing normal-looking about a human being over 7 ft. tall, I'm sorry....
I once saw Kareem Abdul Jabaar step out of a van in downtown Cleveland. I felt like I was observing an alien from another planet. I was in complete awe...