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Fat Man Walking

Kevin Anderson | 14:16 UK time, Monday, 13 March 2006

One man's personal mission to lose weight has captured peoples imagination in America.

Steve Vaught says he has a pretty good life in California, two kids a great job and a nice home. But the only thing stopping him from truly enjoying it is that he is overweight, and that is making him unhappy.

Last April he embarked on an extraordinary journey. He started walking across the United States from San Diego to NYC to lose weight and "regain his life".

We're going to try to catch up with him and his supporters on his cross-the-US trek

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