6 exercise machines for multi-taskers

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Ed Begley Jr. burns calories and toast at the time-
To say Ed Begley Jr. is ahead of his time is an understatement. He was the original McDreamy in St. Elsewhere.... more 
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Ed Begley Jr. burns calories and toast at the time-
To say Ed Begley Jr. is ahead of his time is an understatement. He was the original McDreamy in St. Elsewhere. He mastered the faux-documentary genre when Steve Carrell was still waiting tables. And his performance in She-Devil? Highly underrated. But his biggest trailblazing travails have been in the green department. On his 2007 show “Living with Ed”, he turned a cycling machine into a jiggawatt generator with the power to toast bread. Laugh all you want. Select gyms across the country are now retrofitting their equipment to transfer energy to electronic devices and power grids. Other workout gear designers are following in his multi-tasking footsteps. Their inventions may not prepare a pop tart but they do take productivity to new levels less 
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