Addie Kania has created a different alternative to weight loss surgery or other weight loss methods — using a hypnosis CD to help those extra pounds drop off.
Kevin Smith, producer and actor in movies like Clerks, Clerks 2, Jersey Girl, and the soon-to-be-released Cop out, ranted on Twitter (warning: curse words used) that he was required to leave a Southwest flight to Burbank, California, after not purchasing 2 seats because he was a "Customer of Size." Smith was flying stand-by and there wasn't an extra seat available.
After losing a lot of weight in the public eye with a Jenny Craig campaign, Kirstie Alley's weight gain has certainly gave her a lot of negative exposure. She appeared on Oprah after losing the weight in a bikini, and then appeared again to talk about her weight gain. She is frequently followed by the paparazzi for photographs of her looking her worst.
PGA fan favorite John Daly has garnered a lot of media attention lately after making a comeback that was helped by the golfer’s Lap-Band surgery. Once weighing in at 298 pounds, Daly is down to 182. A new reality series, Being John Daly, will focus on Daly’s attempts to put his life and his game back on track.