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July 24th, 2013, 09:21 AM
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Seduced by the Illusion: The Truth About Transformation Photos | Andrew Dixon

This is exactly what I think is going on with Insanity, P90X, etc. I found the story really really interesting.
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July 24th, 2013, 09:50 AM
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Awesome article! Thanks for sharing
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July 24th, 2013, 10:22 AM
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I saw a video once of a guy showing how he can fake one of those in an hour basically by doing the pictures in reverse. Take "after" picture first, then drink and eat tons of stuff that makes you bloat up real fast like tons of soda and salty potato chips, then take the "before" picture.
I've also heard of them actually paying people who are really fit to get fat (and again doing pictures in reverse order)
I don't ever really trust those before and after pictures in advertising.
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July 24th, 2013, 05:31 PM
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yeah I never buy into those "before" and "after" shots....
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July 24th, 2013, 09:53 PM
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Love that link, thank you for posting!! It's so true, that's why it is harder for me to believe what I see as far as what the next fitness or diet craze is claiming. Very good info!
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July 24th, 2013, 10:01 PM
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Oh i think i saw the same thing about the guy who did after and then before! LOL!

So umm is it bad that I feel like that guy is me before going out? I look like a freakin hot mess I wanna take a picture just so you can see what smoke and mirrors can do
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July 25th, 2013, 09:45 AM
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Loved this article!!!! So interesting! So true too!!!
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July 26th, 2013, 05:12 AM
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I've never believed the before and after picture claims, now I know why!
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