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Tales From the Glitter Gym (Original Post)

This was originally written in 2004. It has been moved to this site for archival purposes. If you are easily offended, please read the disclaimer first.

I’m still working out at a glitter gym thanks to a finger injury that … [continue reading]

Another HIT Advantage

A few months ago I started doing a High-Intensity weight lifting protocol. Slow movement, machine-based, and one-set to failure. I’m guessing it will be another month or two before I know if it is right for me. So far … [continue reading]

Tales From the Glitter Gym – The End

Today the site MetaFilter linked to my Tales From the Glitter Gym. The comments exploded and they were mostly negative. A few people got the humor, but the majority didn’t. It is not often in life when you get … [continue reading]

Tales From the Glitter Gym – The Trouble With Tribbles

Probably the most memorable episode of the original Star Trek was The Trouble With Tribbles. This is the one where the crew starts adopting furry little creatures called Tribbles for pets. They are so adorable, what could be the … [continue reading]

Tales From the Glitter Gym – More People Who Annoy Me

Outside the gym, I like 99% of the people I meet. Inside the gym that number is not as high. There is something about a gym that brings out the most inconsiderate and annoying behavior in people. Because the gym … [continue reading]

Tales From the Glitter Gym – Three I Respect

I’m going to take a break from my normal exposure of Glitter Gym stupidity and instead devote this issue to three people I saw today at the gym that I respect.

The Butch Bad Ass

There was a woman with … [continue reading]