When I started this blog, I was 40 pounds overweight. The point of this blog wasn’t for me to be fat. It was for me to lose the fat. Look at my first picture in the "Before…During…" photo album: 181lbs. For a guy who used to be a competitive bike racer, that’s fat.
Now I’m down to 165, because the blog is doing what it’s supposed to — ie, publicly shaming me into keeping my weight loss goals. And the fact that I offer a weekly bounty if I miss my week’s goal just keeps my feet that much closer to the fire.
And now, on with today’s real story: Lance Armstrong is coming out of retirement….