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10 Things The Guy Who Played Barney Just Revealed In An Epic New Interview

Waiiiit, Barney was a T. rex?

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It's true. There was an actual human being inside that big ol' Barney costume and his name was David Joyner. Business Insider just did an interview with the 53-year-old actor and it'll make you laugh, cry, and go, "Wait, whaaaat?!"

This man played Barney the dinosaur for 10 years — here's what it was like

Here's all the Barney scoop that just made my day a little brighter:

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3. The feet of the costume were so big that Joyner had sneakers glued to the bottom of them.

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Here he is with young Selena Gomez, but I'm just busy thinking about the sneakers glued to those dino feet.

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8. But now he's back in the costume game in a YouTube series called Hip Hop Harry:

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