A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from June 10, 2017
“Need motivation to lose weight? Eat In front of a mirror. Naked”

"Need motivation to lose weight? Eat In front of a mirror. Naked” is a jocular saying about losing weight that has been printed on many images. “Eat in front of a mirror” was printed in a 1989 book, and “If you are concerned about your weight, eat in front of a mirror naked” was printed in a 1999 book.

“Need Motivation To Lose Weight ? Just eat in front of a mirror, Naked” was posted on Twitter on August 29, 2012.


Google Books
Sick & Tired of Being Sick & Tired
By Neil Solomon and Marc Lipton
New York, NY: Wynwood Press
1989
Pg. 262:
Eat in front of a mirror. Watching yourself eat, really studying the way you handle silverware, the speed at which you eat, how you chew and your posturing at the table can teach you a great deal about how and why you have developed bad eating habits. (...) For a full sixty seconds each day look at yourself in a mirror while standing naked.

Google Books
Eat Dangerously:
The “blow Health Out Your Ass!!!” Cookbook

By Benjamin Lewis and Rodrigo Velloso
New York, NY: Hollander and Hechsher
1999
Pg. 17:
If you are concerned about your weight, eat in front of a mirror naked.

Twitter
Dennis J Griffin‏
@Griffid1
Replying to @p2psusan
@p2pSusan I heard about a diet that was fool proof..only eat in front of a mirror......naked
7:41 PM - 28 Nov 2009

Twitter
Ana Mia Tips‏
@pro_miarexic
Eat in front of a mirror naked. See how much you can eat then!  #anatips
7:01 PM - 25 May 2010

Twitter
Aly Hyatt‏
@Aly_Hyatt9509
Best way to loss weight: eat in front of a mirror naked, a restaurant will kick you out before you eat too much!
11:20 PM - 9 Sep 2010

Twitter
Brenda Lee‏
@Brendamlee
Need Motivation To Lose Weight ?
Just eat in front of a mirror, Naked 🍴
5:53 PM - 29 Aug 2012

Twitter
Colby Wright ⚾‏
@colby_wright23
Need motivation to lose weight? Eat In front of a mirror, naked #getinthegym
3:53 PM - 4 Sep 2012

The Daily Mail (London, UK)
Want to lose weight? Eat in front of a MIRROR! Junk food ‘tastes less appealing when you can see yourself gorging on it’
. Scientists revealed that eating in front of the mirror leads to weight loss
. People find unhealthy foods ‘less tasty’ when eating in front of a mirror
. But, healthy foods taste the same regardless of whether a mirror is around
. Seeing yourself eat unhealthy food causes discomfort, experts say
. Scientists say people should therefore install mirrors in eating areas
By LISA RYAN FOR DAILYMAIL.COM
PUBLISHED: 14:43 EDT, 23 December 2015 | UPDATED: 15:39 EDT, 23 December 2015

Me.Me
NEED MOTIVATION TO LOSE WEIGHT? JUST EAT IN FRONT OF A MIRROR NAKED FELLOW SHITLORDS ON FACEBOOK MEME
FACEBOOK MIRROR NAKED ADIPOSE AMIGOS NEEDED MOTIVATION TO LOSE WEIGHT ONS WEIGHTS MIRRORED SHITLORD LOSING WEIGHT
FOUND @ 5934 VIEWS ON 2016-07-22 05:32:18 BY ME.ME
SOURCE: IMGUR

Posted by Barry Popik
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