Todd the Bod. As he obsesses over his chiseled form, the more detached from reality he becomes.
BETHESDA, MD. (TSD AFTER DARK, Originally printed in The Sportsman’s Daily) — Chase Todd was born with a silver spoon in his mouth. Unfortunately, that silver spoon was usually brimming with Hagen Dazs almond hazelnut swirl and assorted decadent “treats.” For more than a decade of his adult life, the heir to the Todd Real Estate fortune tipped the scales at a mighty 420 pounds. “I had to do something, or I was staring death in the face,” Todd said. “If not death, certainly a crippling injury, which may not be as fearsome as death, but is every bit as hideous, depending on what you’re doing when you’re staring at it…though it’s more like looking on in horror than actual staring.”
Chase Todd then joined Bronze, a local gym in the Washington DC Metro. After just one month he was stunned by the results. Three years later, “Todd the Bod” is a lean 175 pounds – a weight he’s maintained for most of those three years. (more…)