If you have 40 pounds or more to lose, live in the LA-area, and have 3 or 4 close friends who want to lose a similar amount of weight, you can apply to be on DietTribe, a new group weight-loss series that premiered Jan. 5/09 on Lifetime.
If you want to be on DietTRIBE, e-mail the following to

1. Names, Occupations, and DOB’s of yourself and interested close friends.
2. Recent photos of you and your friends (individually or together).
3. How much weight you would like to lose?
4. Is there any upcoming Big Event that you’d like to drop the weight for?
5. Your contact info.