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Don’t Hate on the Skinny Girl at the Gym

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
Photo by patrisyu.Okay, we’re a few days in and you’re still up for making a good-faith effort on your New Year’s resolutions. If one of them is going to the gym, do yourself a favor. When you get...

Running From Kathy Bates

Thursday, October 20th, 2011
My friends seem to dig the fact that I now run to stay in shape. They encourage me and give me kudos all the time. But it drives me nuts when I hear them say, “Oh, ‘I’ could never do that.” I say,...

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