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Kevin Smith Jokes About 'Too Wide' Airplane Incident On 'The Mindy Project'

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 10.16.2013 | TV

Mindy found herself seated next to a celebrity when Kevin Smith dropped by "The Mindy Project." The actor/director proved he can poke fun at himself b...

How Tiger Woods Saved Me From The Southwest "Fat Director" Mess

Posted 04.18.2013 | Travel

Kevin Smith stopped by HuffPost Live on April 18, and opened up about his now infamous feud with Southwest Airlines. Smith, 42, made headlines in ...

AirTran Adopts 'Too Fat To Fly'

Posted 12.14.2011 | Travel

Southwest Airlines has garnered a lot of attention in the past few years for booting passengers for being "too fat to fly." "Clerks" director Kevin...

How Southwest Deals With Disgruntled Passengers

Posted 12.05.2011 | Travel

By Scott McCartney, The Wall Street Journal Southwest Airlines gives flight attendants detailed training in how to resolve conflicts and deal with ...

PHOTOS: Which Celebrity Will Southwest Kick Off Next?

Posted 11.28.2011 | Comedy

First Kevin Smith. Then Billie Joe Armstrong. Now, Leisha Hailey of "The L Word." Is there any celebrity Southwest airlines won't kick off a flight? ...

Kevin Smith Loses MAJOR Weight After Airline Dispute | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

At least that was the case for Kevin Smith. The director and 'Jay and Silent Bob' star told Joy Behar about his 65-pound weight loss in a high-energy ...

Kevin Smith Gets Into ANOTHER Airline Fight

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Earlier this year Southwest removed Kevin Smith from a flight for being too fat to fly, and now the director has taken to his blog to air his anger wi...

Southwest Airlines Boots Thin Flier For Extra Seats

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

First Southwest Airlines got into trouble because they notoriously kicked Kevin Smith, a hefty director, off of a flight last year. Now a Sacramento w...

A Plea to Kevin Smith: Fatty, Accept Thyself

Laura Beck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Laura Beck

Every time he says that he's trying to lose weight, it's a win for them. Every time he says he's not "that big," it's a win for them.

Flying Fat

Michael Kimmel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Kimmel

I think that overweight people receive a special opprobrium, because we regard their obesity as a moral failing. We're a culture that doesn't like any visible sign of appetite.

Kevin Smith 'Fat, And In Trouble,' Says Sun-Times 'Fat Nag'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It might be too late, but it's certainly not too little: ten days after the Kevin Smith/Southwest Airlines kerfuffle, the Chicago Sun-Times's "Fat Nag...

Kevin Smith v. Southwest Airlines : Getting The Real Skinny

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lee Stranahan

Kevin Smith knew he'd get hammered when he went public with this. He went ahead and did it anyway. God bless him for it.

Kevin Smith's Southwest Assault means for the future of PR

CNET News | Caroline McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Caroline McCarthy writes that Kevin Smith's response to being kicked off of a Southwest flight because he was "foo fat," "may be the best example we'v...

Kevin Smith Challenges Southwest: Bring Airline Seat To Daily Show And I'll Sit In It

Huffington Post | Katy Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Kevin Smith continues to insist he is NOT too fat to fly Southwest Air. The airline removed him from a flight Saturday after deeming him a safety risk...

Kevin You're Fat? Then Understand Weight and Balance of an Airplane

Teresa Rodriguez Williamson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Teresa Rodriguez Williamson

My hat goes off to the captain of the flight who asked Kevin to get off the aircraft. Instead of a $100 flight voucher, perhaps Southwest should have given Kevin a $100 membership to the gym.

Director Kevin Smith 'Too Fat' To Fly Southwest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Kevin Smith was delayed getting from Oakland to Burbank Saturday night because he was "too wide for the sky." According to the 'Clerks' and 'Jay & Sil...