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The other day, I saw a show on the History channel about "giant skeletons" being found in North America. It also said that, for some reason, these findings have been hidden from people, maybe due to them being hoaxes or something else.

According to the new illuminati blog they have found 12ft (3.65m) skeletons. A lot of these skeletons have been found in Nevada. There is another documented case in Texas.

Other sources state that there's been a finding with several bodies together:

The Ooparts Collection: There Were Giants in Those Days:

A mound near Toledo, Ohio, held 20 skeletons, seated and facing east with jaws and teeth "twice as large as those of present day people," and besides each was a large bowl with "curiously wrought hieroglyphic figures." (Chicago Record, Oct. 24, 1895; cited by Ron G. Dobbins, NEARA Journal, v13, fall 1978)

and Urban Titan: 5 Most Mysterious Ancient Discoveries:

In 1895 in Toledo, Ohio 20 giant skeletons were found seated with jaws and teeth twice as large as a normal skeleton’s. Yet another giant skeleton was unearthed in 1928 by a farmer in Louisiana. This skeleton was 9 feet 11 inches. Many claims have been made about these abnormal skeletons, the majority of people claiming they belong to the mysterious Sasquatch.

Finally ArticleSafari: Who were the red-haired giants of early North America? says that real encounters were logged by Magellan.

Although there seems to be a lot of information out there, unfortunately none of the sites that I found has references. So I'm not sure how reliable the information is. Was there a giant red-haired race in North America?

Jaw comparison: Human vs. "Giant"Scull comparison: Human vs. "Giant"

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I edited your post to show the link target and not just "this page" etc. You should always avoid "this" and "here" links. Instead use the name/title of the website or paper, which is a lot more readable and informative. –  Martin Scharrer Apr 2 '12 at 8:29
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This video shows The Bible Skeptic's quest to find the truth behind the Nevada "giants". –  Oliver_C Apr 2 '12 at 10:26
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btw, the Square-Cube-Law limits the size of humans –  Oliver_C Apr 2 '12 at 10:53
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Good god, put a warning on that new illuminati blog link. It WILL make your eyes bleed... (Staggers off to try and clean the blood out of his eyes...) –  Ardesco Apr 2 '12 at 12:47
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@Ardesco: It could be worse! –  Martin Scharrer Apr 2 '12 at 19:28
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