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Bay Area Gym Tells Woman to Cover Up Because ‘You’re Intimidating the Others’ (Watch)

Gym, woman too toned*You know how it is. You go to the gym, you’ve got your cute workout clothes on, and your ear buds in your ears playing the music that will get you going.

You start slow on the treadmill and gradually build up the speed. And just as you begin to hit your stride, a staff member comes and taps you on the shoulder and tells you to…what?

Cover up because you’re intimidating the others??? Continue reading

New Study Says African American Women Have Harder Time Losing Weight Than Whites

Weight Loss African American*A new study suggests African American women with diet and exercise regimen similar to their Caucasian counterparts tend to lose less weight because they burn fewer calories.

Dr. Ann Smith Barnes, who studies obesity at Baylor College of Medicine, confirmed this via an email to Reuters Health; noting that “Many large and well done studies have demonstrated [this].” She is also the medical director of Weight Management Services and Disease Prevention for the Harris Health System of Houston.

She was not involved in the new study.

There seems to be no clear-cut reason for this difference; though scientists suggest it is because black women are less likely to adhere to weight loss programs; while they say another possible explanation is that their bodies need fewer calories.

In an attempt to learn more, a study led by James DeLany from the University of Pittsburgh was done on 39 African American women and 66 white women who were all “severely obese.” Continue reading

Russian Big Belly Man Best Dancer Among Exercise Group (Video)

Fat guy shows off dance moves during exercise routine.
Fat guy shows off dance moves during exercise routine.

People have been under the misconception that fat people can’t move!  That they can’t dance, walk, run, and/or have enough energy to do all of those things.  But nothing could be further from the truth.

We have absolutely know clue what is going on in this video other than a big belly guy is getting his exercise groove on…in a Speedo.  Now he may look funny with all that belly, but he can move and groove with the best of them.
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Jokey Joke: Jay Leno At it Again! FLOTUS Shows Al Roker Her Bad Side

Last week, we showed you how Jay Leno saw the President’s performance at the Apollo.  No one else saw the panties thrown on the stage at the President but him and he caught it on video…Jay Leno style.  Now, he has his sights set on the First Lady. He had her on his show last night and revealed that he has seen her bad side. Continue reading