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Get ripped while watching Lifetime: The 'Gabby Douglas Story' workout plan

Nothing goes better with a cheesy Lifetime biopic than, 1) actual cheese, and 2) wine — preferably, lots of it. But somehow, guzzling empty calories while watching tiny teenagers perform astonishing feats of athleticism just seems wrong… especially when one of those tiny teens is the real Gabby Douglas, who does stunt work for her celluloid doppelganger Imani Hakim in The Gabby Douglas Story. (The film’s competition scenes also feature actual footage of Douglas’s professional triumphs.)

The solution? Instead of watching Gabby in awe and envy while you stuff your face, take the film’s debut as an opportunity to get your sweat on. Its subject material is the perfect inspiration — and its knack for hitting every stop along the inspirational TV movie highway make it perfect for a drinking-game-esque fitness routine. The rules, if you dare:

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Fierce Five gymnasts' new gig? 'Colbert Report' interns -- VIDEO

Stephen Colbert gave a shout-out to his summer interns last night on The Colbert Report, telling viewers their internship was wrapping up to make way for a new batch — five young women “who just returned from some kind of study-abroad program in London.” Cue Gabby Douglas.

The Fab/Fierce Five then tumbled their way across the stage and into Colbert’s heart, as well as answered the question of just how elaborate a pen hand-off could be.

Impressed? McKayla Maroney definitely wasn’t (Girl knows how to work a meme!)

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Olympics: Gabrielle Douglas loves 'Twilight,' 'The Hunger Games' and 'clean versions' of Drake

By now you’re familiar with gymnast Gabrielle Douglas — sometimes known as the “Flying Squirrel.” You watched her and her American teammates earn gold in the team competition and tonight, NBC will air the all-around, where Gabby goes for an individual gold*. Her sparkling personality shines through in her events, but we wanted to know what her pop culture obsessions are. Gabby obliged, letting EW in on some of her favorite things.

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