Book Description: â€śA remarkable story. . . . It is to Mark Adamsâ€™s great credit that, in Mr. America, he has rescued from obscurity a man whose influence is still felt in this country more than a century after he muscled his way onto the national scene.â€ť â€”Wall Street Journal â€śHilarious. . . . Delightful. . . . If Macfadden hadnâ€™t existed, we would have had to invent him.â€ť â€”Washington Post Mr. America is the fascinating true story of Bernarr Macfadden, a self-made millionaire and founding father of bodybuilding, alternative medicine, and tabloid culture. Madfaddenâ€™s impact on popular American culture is everywhere, from yoga to raw food diets to US Weekly, and Mr. America vividly brings to life this charismatic and intriguing character.