Nepal's Khagendra Thapa Magar carries a utensil on his head in the compound of his home on the eve of his eighteenth birthday in Pokhara, some 200 kilometers (124 miles) from Katmandu, Nepal, ... more 
Nepal's Khagendra Thapa Magar carries a utensil on his head in the compound of his home on the eve of his eighteenth birthday in Pokhara, some 200 kilometers (124 miles) from Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. Thapa, just a little taller than 2 feet (centimeters) is likely to be declared the shortest person in the world after officials from the Guinness World Records have flown to his hometown Pokhara in central Nepal to make final examinations. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Altaf Qadri
Wed, Oct 13, 2010 7:37 PM EDT