Also that.His entire shtick is that people need to forget about silly things like activism and get their own houses in order. Turns out he's a drug addled lunatic with insane ideas about diet and health. He's in no position to be preaching to anyone.
I almost feel sorry for the guy. Almost.
But Atkins was a huge fat bastard when he died, Ayn Rand ended up begging people for financial help... this kind of hypocrisy which represents the entire failure of the proponent's programme seems to be no obstacle to its continued zombie existence. Flourishing even.