What happened to Richard Simmons? Birth defect makes fitness icon a recluse

For over three decades it seemed impossible to visit America without seeing Richard Simmons. The flamboyant fitness guru was an omnipresent force, covering commercials, publishing cookbooks, and selling tens of millions of workout videos that revolutionized the exercise industry forever. Beginning in 1980, the curly-haired, gleefully eccentric artist was also a regular on daytime and … Read more