Real name: Andrew
Geographical location: Oakland, CA
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Kept Man (as of 9/24 will be "Student")
Pets: 2 cats, Dot and Dash
Hobbies/Interests: gadgets, computers, youtube
Eye/Hair Color: brn/brn
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: 9/15/08
Starting Weight: 428
Present Weight: 410
Goal Weight: 265
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: Drinking the water and getting in enough protein.
Following any specific plan: WLS
What is different this time in your weight loss efforts than in the past: I'm married -- my wife is very supportive and encouraging. Oh, that and the RNY.
Anything else you would like to share with us: Like the previous poster -- I've never been anything other than fat. I can't imagine what the skinny me looks like but I can't wait to find out.