Friday Fun: Exercise and Diet

Madelyn Griffith-Haynie has gifted us with a hilarious collection of exercise/diet cartoons. She musta seen me comin! Please, read on…

ADD . . . and-so-much-more

Trying to get healthy?
Since nobody really likes
paying attention to diet and exercise …

Let’s laugh the whole thing off

© Madelyn Griffith-Haynie, CTP, CMC, ACT, MCC, SCAC
from the Friday Funnies Series

Quick Intro before we get to the Funnies

My previous weight-themed Friday Funny was so well-received, I think I’ll see if we can get a bit more smileage by revisiting the topic from a slightly different perspective: exercise and diet.  Groan!

Running, jogging, power walking, treadmills, weights and more.

Handball, Zumba, spinning or gymnastics — boxing, hiking, climbing.

Soccer, softball, swimming, skiing, tennis, even volleyball . . .

um, skate-boarding anyone?

As one female comic put it, quite a few years ago now:

“Call it anything you like.
I call it GYM.
I don’t have to go anymore and I don’t.”

Let’s take a look at the perspective of a few more diet and exercise-averse comics that…

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Author: John Fioravanti

I'm a retired History teacher (35 years), husband, father of three, grandfather of three. My wife, Anne, and I became business partners in December, 2013, and launched our own publishing company, Fiora Books (, to publish my books. We have been married since 1973 and hope our joint business venture will be as successful as our marriage.

9 thoughts on “Friday Fun: Exercise and Diet”

  1. I love to see the Funnies reblogged – so thank you so much, John. I wouldn’t want anyone thinking of me as a Serious Susie with no sense of humor. Without my quirky take on the world I would have imploded long ago, given what else I explore on my blog (and especially with what’s in the news since November!).

    Being a history buff, I know you can relate – and so many things happen in classrooms that are hilarious when you reflect on them afterwards (sometimes even at the time). 🙂 Plus, with the right attitude, kids & grandkids are a never ending source of amusement.

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