‘biggest loser’

I’m Mad As Hell And I’m Not Gonna Take It Anymore!

By Cindy Bishop

For someone who doesn’t watch The Biggest Loser, I certainly do write a lot about it. Five years ago, I posed the question, “Would NBC have the guts to follow up Biggest Loser contestants five years post treatment.” (Ok, ‘treatment’ might be stretching it, but they do advise and treat contestants, don’t they?) Regardless, the answer seems to be a resounding […] Read more »

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The Biggest Loser: Just A Fat Camp With Big Ratings

By Cindy Bishop

Every week I talk to a surprising number of women who have either applied for The Biggest Loser, or have seriously considered it. It just goes to show that otherwise intelligent women will still consider doing just about anything for the promise of big weight loss. They acknowledge it might include some serious humiliation, starvation, and the occasional need for […] Read more »