I had this conversation in the gym with our lifter Leslie:
Leslie: why is [insert unnamed popular program here] so popular?
Nick: Lots of things are popular. Racism is popular.
The fact that something is popular is usually a mark AGAINST it — not a mark for it. Humans are just primates with clothes on.
Now go lift something heavy,
ps. The pic is of Tamara squatting. Learn how to squat like a badass at SquatNemesis.com