Rick Warren Weighs in On Weight Loss, Them Gay People

Rick Warren sat down with ABC's Jake Tapper for "This Week With George Stephanopoulos". The pair discussed gay marriage, Tim Tebow and Rick's weight loss.

"I was a purpose-driven eater," Warren said.

Just when I thought we were headed for a non-humblebrag interview with Rick, he mentioned his motivation for losing weight. It was during an hours-long baptism ceremony where he dunked 864 believers. We need baseball cards for pastor statistics.

Funny money quote from Rick, when he describes the moment he realized he was dunking dunking thousands of pounds of sinners that day: "Man, we're all fat!"

ABC's "Political Punch" blog naturally leads with Rick's stance on gay marriage. Here's an excerpt:

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