US Getting Shorter in SASS Wire Saloon Posted 22 hours ago 11 hours ago, Go West said: Yep, I'm about an inch shorter. It must be true as we age, I'm 5'11" now instead of 6'. I hope I don't shrink any more, my pants might need hemming. I used to be 6’ 1”, but am now down to just under 6’. Maybe we should apply for a government grant toward reconstruction?