R.I.P. Poppi Kramer

To most Americans, Poppi Kramer was the first person to win big by losing weight big-time on NBC’s The Biggest Loser. To New York City comedians, Kramer was a godsend. Particularly for everyone from open mic’ers to the LGBTQ community, and everyone in between. Kramer died Friday. She was 46. https://twitter.com/shawnhollenbach/status/1022898111734112256 When Kramer participated in season three of The Biggest Loser, she became the first to win a cash prize as part of the show’s at-home competition, earning $50,000 for losing half of her body weight, dropping from 232 pounds to 115. In the meantime, she was entertaining, bartending...

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