"Biggest Loser" Winner Responds to Criticism
This Feb. 4, 2014 photo released by NBC shows Rachel Frederickson on the finale of "The Biggest Loser," in Los Angeles. Fredrickson lost nearly 60 percent of her body weight to win the latest season of œThe Biggest Loser and pocket $250,000. A day after her grand unveiling on NBC, she faced a firestorm of criticism in social media from people who said she went too far. (AP Photo/NBC, Trae Patton) Image by The Associated Press
Winning a contest like the "The Biggest Loser" should bring only joy to someone hoping to change their life. But for Rachel Fredrickson, it's also brought a great deal of critcism. The 24-year-old is reported to have lost 60% of her body weight, and despite some harsh judgements, Fredrickson says she couldn't be happier.