Funny! I posted this in the General Chatter forum (oops!).
It is kind of an eye-opener. I know these aren't the results anyone was looking for but... I think it speaks to how resilient the human body is. Like the article said - there aren't any long-term results (ie cancer increase, insulin resistance changes, etc.) but bodies at a healthier weight function better.
But, he was also getting in a multivitamin, protein shakes and a healthy dinner. So... a reduced calorie diet, regardless of how he got there, obviously worked.