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'Today' show weatherman and feature anchor Al Roker visits Baltimore for book signing
'Today' show weatherman and feature anchor Al Roker visits Baltimore for book signing

For all of his wit, charm and success, a little bit of the boy who once was nicknamed "Fat Albert' still clings to "Today" show weatherman and feature anchor Al Roker. It's there in the excess 140 pounds that once draped Roker's frame. It's in his admission that he's been plagued by low self-esteem all his life, and in the recent humiliating confession that, a month after undergoing weight-loss surgery in 2001, he lost control of his bowels while visiting the White House. But "Fat Albert" has grown up into a much more confident adult who has lost — and for the most part, kept off — his excess weight. It's that same poised...

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