The weighting game

December 1997
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Dec97, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p34
Presents information on `Fat Chance,' a board game about losing weight. Invention of the game by marketing executive, Rusty Pierce; Contact information for the game.


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