Al Roker struggled back with fitness guru Jillian Michaels, calling her a tyrant after criticizing the popular ketogenic diet he and many others follow.
In a recent video for women's health, the former Biggest Loser coach beat up the high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet popular with Roker (64) and said, "I do not understand. Why would anyone think that this is a good idea?
The 44-year-old sarcastic as she added, "You know what we need to do? All fat and animal protein! She said. & # 39; No! Bad plan for millions of reasons. "
friend or foe? Al Roker, 64, beat coach Jillian Michaels, 44, after criticizing the high-fat and carbohydrate ketogenic diet he follows. It looks like they'll look chummy in 2013
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New feud? Michaels suggested Roker's popular keto diet in an interview with Women's Health as saying, "I do not understand that. For example, why would anyone think that this is a good idea?
Roker, who is clearly passionate about dieting, tweeted a devastating response to Michaels on Thursday, the day after the clip's release.
& # 39; @JillianMichaels says #Keto is a bad idea. This from a woman who carried on camera bullying, deprivation, manipulation and more weekly in the name of weight loss. That sounds like bad ideas, "he wrote.
The ratio of fat to carbohydrates and protein in the keto diet is 4: 1. The goal is to lose weight with ketosis, a natural state in which the body burns fat instead of carbohydrates.
While there are many proponents of the diet, there are other health experts who warn against it as a weight loss plan, and Jillian is one of them.
. Setback: In his takedown tweet, Roker seemed to refer to the controversial tactics that Michaels used as a coach NBC series The Biggest Loser
History: Roker interviewed Michael several times on the Today show (photo 2012)
"Your cells, your macromolecules, literally endure Protein, fat, carbohydrates and nucleic acids, "she explained the video.
"If you do not eat any of the three macronutrients – those three things I've just mentioned – you starve yourself.
" These macronutrients have a very important purpose for your overall health and well-being. Every single one of them. "
Michael's critique of the keto diet prompted Roker to call controversial hard love tactics she used while working with the NBC reality series The Biggest Loser candidates.
The beginning of it all: Roker's today's co-star Savannah Guthrie (second from right) was the one who thrilled him with the keto diet
: Plan: In recent weeks, he has shared photos of his favorite keto meals on Instagram
Get fit: Roker has also boosted his peloton bike
She was one of the first coaches when the show premiered in 2004 and Over the years some critics had called their methods "abusive".
After leaving the show on and off, she left her permanently in 2014. He tells people that she does not like the way she was portrayed as a bully in her last seasons.
Roker has interviewed Michael several times on the Today show, and although they seemed to be rude in front of the camera, it seems the host has finally made his true feelings felt.
As for the diet, it does not look like he'll give up on her soon.
Savannah Guthrie, the co-star of Roker's Today, made him addicted to the keto diet when she tried it, and in recent weeks he has shared on Instagram photos of his favorite low carbohydrate meals.
"y choice": Roker had the prefecture for a Twitter user who tried to shame him into having a gastric bypass surgery in 2002
said. What are you saying? Many Twitter users are shocked when Roker was behind Michael
Loving it: Some people were upset To see a possible feud between the two
Just one guess: one person suspected that Michaels will not be appearing on the Today show soon.
Stunned: Some people could not resist sharing GIFs to show their shock
After he had come down Michaels, a Twitter user, tried to embarrass h I performed the gastric bypass surgery that he had in 2002, which helped him lose more than 100 pounds.
Or just go under the knife, Al? Many physiologists reject keto. Halitosis, liver nerve only two of the negative effects [sic] "The person tweeted, but Roker had the perfect reaction.
" That's right. My choice. What works for me, maybe not for others, "he suggested.
While the Comment section of Roker's Tweet was filled with people discussing the benefits of the diet, there were those who saw the weather forecasts taken by surprise on Michaels.
"This is the Internet beef we all did not know we needed," one person wrote, while another added, "Roker with the fire!"