Tallest man takes biscuit
OSLO: The world’s tallest living man has unveiled the world’s largest gingerbread man at an Ikea outlet in Norway’s capital, Oslo.
The 2.46m-tall Sultan Koesen of Turkey displayed the 651kg biscuit baked in the traditional gingerbread man shape. It beat the previous gingerbread cookie record of 593kg set in 2006 in Smithville, Texas.
Koesen was declared the tallest living man by the Guinness Book of World Records in September. – Sapa-AP