Life Time has scrubbed all-news cable channels from the screens at its fitness centers, saying a growing number of customers think they don’t fit a healthy lifestyle.
The Chanhassen-based company this week dropped CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and CNBC from TVs in front of various workout machines.
At A Glance: Bad news for cable news outlets and news junkies who made New Year’s resolutions to stay in shape. Life Time Fitness has barred cable news from its chains. Why? The fitness chain says its customers don’t feel that politically-charged newscasts fit with a healthy lifestyle.