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Can You Explain BMI to Me, an Average Guy Who Feels Obese After Eating a Pound of Wings at a Super Bowl Party?

If we’re going to call a spade a spade, then the first line of the preamble should be edited to say: “We, the mostly obese…

I Turned to Crack Cocaine to Try to Win a Weight-Loss Bet. It Almost Killed Me.

“I smoked crack until I couldn’t physically do it anymore, then I’d eat a huge take-out meal and pass out for up to 24 hours,…

All the Ways Travel Is a Nightmare for Big Dudes

Page Kent is already drenched in sweat. Getting through airport security is a headache for every flier, but for Kent, it’s the seventh circle of…

No Matter How Thin I Get, I’ll Always Be the Fat Guy

This is the latest installment in the Body Issue, our weeklong examination of the male form, where men get real about what they look like,…