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Todd Dills

Video blogging to lose weight

| May 20, 2009

Trucker Steve Jennings of LaFollette, Tenn., is on a quest to lose weight, he tells us — and not just us. He’s chronicling said quest on YouTube. Follow his progress here on his channel or on his profile pages at and The first such vid (below), posted just last week, follows Jennings on a protracted walk around his truck, among other things. Did you know 33 times around the truck equals a mile?

I don’t know about you, but broadcasting your weight-loss progress to the world sounds like a great way to incentive weight loss; keeps the pressure up, perhaps. In any case, let him know you’re rooting for him. . . .