As posted on their comments board:
"I'm pretty astonished that it took Gawker, a site I normally admire, quite this long to report this non-news.
As you can see, many blogs reported on my weight and out-selling long before May 9. From now on, I will be checking these fine sites for all the Hodgman anti-news as it breaks:
At least you will never be as slow as this site:
Meanwhile, I remain, affectionately:
That is all.