It never ceases to amaze me the terribly odd diseases and illnesses that affect animals. I truly feel sorry for these people, even if they might not want my pity.
"The 'The Tree Man of Java’ is hoping to get married after doctors performed four major operations to hack away the bark-like tissue sprouting from his hands and feet."
It's never good when they need to 'hack away' something from your body.
It will still take quite a bit, at least for me, to beat Huang Chuncai who you might have seen on Yahoo News a few months back.
Lastly, is this what became of Carey Cavalier (for those who know of him)?