COMMENT:

I have a confession. Some years ago, I loved watching The Biggest Loser.

From the show's cheesy opening music, to its emotional contestant stories, I indulged in two seasons of a pretty questionable guilty pleasure.

As devoted as I was, one of its "temptation" challenges always left me irate.

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In front of tables laden with baked goods, contestants were told whoever consumed the most calories would have two pounds deducted from their weight at the next weigh-in. Weight reduction is important because the team or person who loses the most each week stays in the competition. All other contestants