Another way to look at weight loss!

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  1. SacredSilence

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    Following on from Alex`s post about losing 2 stone :)

    A bit of fun, or a shocker, depending on which way you look at it.

    1 pound = a Guinea Pig
    1.5 pounds = a dozen Krispy Kreme glazed donuts
    2 pounds = a rack of baby back ribs
    3 pounds = an average human brain
    4 pounds = an ostrich egg
    5 pounds = a Chihuahua
    6 pounds = a human’s skin
    7.5 pounds = an average newborn
    8 pounds = a human head
    10 pounds= chemical additives an American consumes each year
    11 pounds = an average housecat
    12 pounds = a Bald Eagle
    15 pounds = 10 dozen large eggs
    16 pounds = a sperm whale’s brain
    20 pounds = a car tyre
    23 pounds = amount of pizza an average American eats in a year
    24 pounds = a 3-gallon tub of super premium ice cream
    25 pounds = an average 2 year old
    30 pounds = amount of cheese an average American eats in a year
    33 pounds = a cinder block
    36 pounds = a mid-size microwave
    40 pounds = a 5-gallon bottle of water or an average human leg
    44 pounds = an elephant’s heart
    50 pounds = a small bale of hay
    55 pounds = a 5000 BTU air conditioner
    60 pounds = an elephant’s penis (yep, weighs more than his heart!)
    66 pounds = fats and oils an average American eats in a year
    70 pounds = an Irish Setter
    77 pounds = a gold brick
    80 pounds = the World’s Largest Ball of Tape
    90 pounds = a newborn calf
    100 pounds = a 2 month old horse
    111 pounds = red meat an average American eats in a year
    117 pounds = an average fashion model (and she’s 5’11”)
    118 pounds = the complete Encyclopedia Britannica
    120 pounds = amount of trash you throw away in a month
    130 pounds = a newborn giraffe
    138 pounds = potatoes an average American eats in a year
    140 pounds = refined sugar an average American eats in a year
    144 pounds = an average adult woman (and she’s 5’4”)
    150 pounds = the complete Oxford English Dictionary
    187 pounds = an average adult man
    200 pounds = 2 Bloodhounds
    235 pounds = Arnold Schwarzenegger
    300 pounds = an average football lineman
    400 pounds = a Welsh pony
     
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    I've lost a mid-size microwave! :eek:
     
  4. SacredSilence

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    And microwaves weigh a fricken TON!!!

    I`ve lost just over the weight of a 5000 BTU air conditioner :eek:
     
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    i've lost a dozen large eggs :)
     
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    Ive lost an annoying little dog!!! ;-)
     
  7. kae

    kae gunna be a fatty for ever

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    ive lost my marbles ! hehe! where didu find this hun hehehe love it!

    xxxxxxxxx
     
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    xsimplymex Hopefully due 2 fade away

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    This is really good! Great for putting weight loss into perspective! So far I have lost a sperm whale's brain!! Haha
     
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    I need to lose 5 gallons of water and a leg!

    That's easy then, a shed load of water tablets and a day trip to Milton Keynes hospital, sorted!
     
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    :8855:
     
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    I've lost 111 pounds = red meat an average American eats in a year plus and extra pound ;) :D
     
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    this you have hun!!! lol lol lol
     
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    oi! cheeeky! :p:p
     
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    Ive lost a tyre woop since march and a cinder in total :D
     
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