logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Bruceox1962, Kelly Z, Arca Decks, arrowproject, Ashley Jessica
56565 Registered Users
Forum Stats
56566 Members
417 Forums
111444 Topics
786012 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 11:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Beetlemess 229
Nancy Roussy 172
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 137
loongdragon 130
Rosie 66 127
James Andrew 99
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 88
Jilly 56
Susan - Meditation Editor 54
Lestie4containergardens 53
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#799332 - 01/06/13 11:16 PM Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/05/04
Posts: 20144
The Biggest Loser is back, Gillian is back! What do you think? What are your impressions of this first episode?

I love that they are helping address childhood obesity. That is such an important issue.

I'm wondering about Bob's quote that "our children will now not outlive our parents". I think he meant that the kids will die at an earlier age than the parents do. I don't think he meant the kids will die BEFORE the parents do.

I'm also iffy about Jillian refusing to work with people as they hit walls. A good coach finds way to motivate their team. She seemed more interested in simply ditching team members when they faced issues.
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Website
Low Carb Forum

Top

Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Twitter Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Facebook Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to MySpace Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Del.icio.us Digg Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Yahoo My Web Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Google Bookmarks Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Stumbleupon Add Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Reddit
#800020 - 01/11/13 02:37 AM Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Jilly Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 02/27/03
Posts: 14296
Loc: Verde Valley, AZ
Jillian seemed harder on people than in the past, but i still love her. I'd say she was in trouble with this group from the get-go, however, and I wonder if the producers planned that?

I think Nikki needed to go home, though, and get therapy (as she said she would). They should not have cast someone with a current or recent eating disorder for TBL. I think dealing with that is out of their league.

I felt badly for TC, though.

I loved seeing Jillian jump into Bob's arms on the set. Those two have a neat friendship.

Top

Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Twitter Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Facebook Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to MySpace Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Stumbleupon Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Reddit
#801521 - 01/18/13 04:16 PM Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/05/04
Posts: 20144
Jilly -

I imagine people change as they age, and with her having kids now I wonder if that has played into the mix. Maybe when she sees what kids are able to do she's less tolerant of adults who say "I can't do it".

I suppose I say this a *bit* tongue in cheek, but every single person on the show has an eating disorder. They all have issues with eating. Many of them have admitted to binging and purging. So I don't think the producers can exclude that. It's part of what they are there to fix.
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Website
Low Carb Forum

Top

Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Twitter Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Facebook Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to MySpace Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Stumbleupon Add Re: Biggest Loser Season 14 Episode 1 to Reddit


Moderator:  Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Seniors should get to know their bankers
by Pam - Senior Issues
Senior Issues
36 minutes 30 seconds ago
Rebuilding Your Social Life
by Pam - Senior Issues
Senior Issues
Today at 04:53 PM
What exercise did you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Exercise
Today at 04:37 PM
Please don't throw useful things away!
by Jilly
Frugal Living
Today at 03:00 PM
Get rid of the diet mentality to lose weight!
by Patricia-Weight Loss
Weight Loss
Today at 02:57 PM
Dumpster Diving
by Jilly
Frugal Living
Today at 02:47 PM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 02:02 PM
2014 Eating Log
by Nancy Roussy
Low Carb
Today at 02:00 PM
What did you dream about last night?
by Nancy Roussy
Dreams
Today at 01:57 PM
Transforming Arms into Tools
by African Dawn
African Culture
Today at 01:43 PM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
1 registered (Izeigo), 59 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.