What can I claim?
#1
I'm currently 19 years of age and still somehow growing by a millimeter or two every month. It should stop anytime though, right? However, I find it interesting to see what others think when it comes down to height. I was quite small when I was in my young teenageyears but then I started growing (obviously). Ever since I reached the 183cm mark (measured right before bedtime) I've called myself a 6ft:er. Now however, I rarely go below 184 in the evening and I'm usually very close to 185 in the morning. Can I claim that I'm a weak 6ft1? 

What would you do? At what time in the day should one even measure oneself? Is rounding off, 184+ to a 6ft1 generally ok? Any celebrities who rightfully round themselves up the same way I would?
#2
(07-26-2018, 10:27 PM)MoGE Wrote: I'm currently 19 years of age and still somehow growing by a millimeter or two every month. It should stop anytime though, right? However, I find it interesting to see what others think when it comes down to height. I was quite small when I was in my young teenageyears but then I started growing (obviously). Ever since I reached the 183cm mark (measured right before bedtime) I've called myself a 6ft:er. Now however, I rarely go below 184 in the evening and I'm usually very close to 185 in the morning. Can I claim that I'm a weak 6ft1? 

What would you do? At what time in the day should one even measure oneself? Is rounding off, 184+ to a 6ft1 generally ok? Any celebrities who rightfully round themselves up the same way I would?

If you're closer to 6'1" than 6 feet then I see no problem with claiming to be 6'1". Celebrities usually lie about their height by 1 inch or more, rather than rounding up. If you look at this site and celebheights you'll it clearly. There are a few honest ones like Jamie Foxx, Howard Stern, Terry O'Quinn and Brad Pitt but they're the exception not the rule.
#3
If you're under 185cm in the morning then you will definitely shrink below 184 throughout the day. You're not 6'1" and you shouldn't claim to be.
#4
(07-27-2018, 06:12 AM)meister Wrote: If you're under 185cm in the morning then you will definitely shrink below 184 throughout the day. You're not 6'1" and you shouldn't claim to be.

I agree he's obviously not measuring himself correctly. Everyone loses at least 1cm throughout the day
#5
Have you ever measured yourself immediately (like within 15 seconds) after getting out of bed? If you clear 186cm I think 6'0.5" would be reasonable for you to claim.


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