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Vaudevisuals interview with Karen McCarty – “Gladys Farkas”

Interview with 'Healthy Humor' co-founder Karen McCarty. Talking about her grandmother Gladys Farkas who performed with Rose's Royal Midgets. Continue reading...
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SUPERHUMAN: World’s Smallest People – A Documentary

Superhuman: World's Smallest People
For each of the captivating subjects in the breezily entertaining documentary Superhuman: World's Smallest People, the true measurement of a person is more than just inches and pounds. It's a formula built from equal parts determination, perseverance and the lessons learned from overcoming profound adversities.

Living life as a midget is no small feat. Even the most mundane of daily tasks pose a challenge - from pumping gas to placing an over-the-counter Continue reading...