I thought you could use a laugh:There I was, standing
on line at my local discount supplement shop, getting
ready to purchase my monthly ration of BCAA powder.
In waddles a woman… late 20’s; 5’ 2"; 180 lbs; “hobbit”
might be an accurate description. She addresses the
manager in an exasperated yet squeaky tone, sounding eerily similar to Lisa Simpson (Homer’s daughter): “Donna, I don’t get it; I don’t do any exercise at all… I eat whatever I want, but no matter what I take (referring to supps) I just can’t seem to lose any weight!!!” Then she turns around, looks at me (not noticing that I’m repeatedly bashing a canister of muscle preserving BCAA’s over my head) and says to me, "Looks like you’re in decent shape; what do you think…? I shake my head, dumbfounded, and reply, "It is my regret to inform you that we are “doomed as a species!”
Do people really believe that supplements alone are a magic elixir? Yes, sad to say, they probably do, and that this sad soul is just another deluded convert of the "quick fix." How many of you have had a similar experience? - "I see stupid people all the time; they're everywhere...!"