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Dwarf Tossing

David Moye

BIG VICTORY: Florida Dwarf Tossing Ban Repeal Dropped By Bill Sponsor

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 04.12.2012 | Weird News

A repeal to Florida's ban on dwarf tossing has been dropped by the state legislator who initally proposed it. In November, Rep. Ritch Workman (R) s...

4-Foot-2 Man Paralyzed In Dwarf-Tossing Incident

Posted 02.21.2012 | Weird News

A dwarf claims he was partially paralyzed on his birthday when a stranger lifted and heaved him onto the hard ground outside an English pub, according...

Michael McLaughlin

Ritch Workman, Florida Lawmaker, Says Yes To 'Dwarf-Tossing,' No To Gay Marriage

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 12.25.2011 | Weird News

Rep. Ritch Workman is a regulation-chopping Republican lawmaker who says yes to liberty, personal freedom and "dwarf-tossing," but no to gay marriage,...

Dwarf Tossing and Exploitation

Angela Van Etten | Posted 12.19.2011 | Weird News
Angela Van Etten

Dwarf tossing masquerades as a "sport" when barroom bullies compete for prize money awarded to whoever throws a dwarf the farthest. The dwarf serves as a human projectile when tossed into the air and crashes into a pile of padded mattresses.

WATCH: Florida's Dwarf-Tossing Ban 'A Job Killer' According To Colbert

Posted 12.18.2011 | Comedy

With the unemployment rate the number one concern of most lawmakers and their constituents these days, legislators from both sides of the aisle are we...

David Moye

Florida Dwarf: It's OK To 'Be Tossed'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 12.06.2011 | Weird News

In a time when reality TV contestants eat live insects and otherwise degrade themselves for 15 minutes of fame, some little people say they have the s...

GOP Lawmaker Seeks Repeal Of Controversial 'Dwarf-Tossing' Law

Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

A Florida state legislator is proposing a new, unusual route to narrow the nation's jobs crisis. The Palm Beach Post reports that Rep. Ritch Workma...