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Woman Praises 'Hero' Who Stood Up To Fat-Shaming Seatmate During Flight
Savannah Phillips said she was heartbroken after she saw the man sitting next to her on a flight between Oklahoma and Illinois texting someone that he was sitting next to a “smelly fatty.”
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I Was Kicked Off The Harry Potter Ride For Being Too Fat For The Seats
It turns out Hogwarts absolutely condones this ― and so does the general public.
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Anne Hathaway Shuts Down Potential Body Shamers: 'It’s Not Me, It’s You'
The actress says she's gaining weight for a new movie role, and she's not having haters.
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Woman Who Bought $54 Worth Of Cupcakes To Spite A Fat-Shamer Is A True Hero
"I SPENT $54 ON CUPCAKES JUST TO BE A BITCH. HAPPY EASTER."
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Megyn Kelly Says Some Women 'Want To Be' Fat-Shamed; Twitter Screams
The "Megyn Kelly Today" host walked her comments back a day later, saying she "absolutely" doesn't support body-shaming.
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Trump Jokes Rep. Steve Scalise Getting Shot Was 'A Hell Of A Way To Lose Weight'
The president made the aside while praising Republicans for passing the tax bill.
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Why Is It Hard To Believe That Usher Would Have Sex With A Fat Woman?
The reaction to Usher's latest accuser reveals how deep society's negative beliefs about fat women go.
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Kim Kardashian Wore A Bikini *Gasp* And Piers Morgan Has A Problem With It
Cue the world collectively groaning.
5 Things You Need To Know About Fat Love
Fat, Fashionable Feminist Writer
Fat people can be happy and in love.
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Fat Shaming Can Literally Break Your Heart
Feeling bad about your body may increase risk of heart and metabolic diseases.
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My Rude Coworker Called Me Fat (And It Changed My Life)
An XXL dude living in a slim fit world. Follow me on Instagra...
I vowed to take revenge.
OK, Can Peppa Pig Stop Fat-Shaming Daddy Pig All The Time?
Poor Daddy pig!
Hypocritical Santa Should Take His Own Advice
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Santa Fat-Shames Boy By Saying 'Lay Off The Hamburgers And French Fries'
The boy later ripped up the photo of himself and the snarky Santa.
Icelandic Beauty Queen Is Not Here For Pageant That Told Her To Skip Meals
Miss Iceland came to slay. Not starve.
Words Matter And This Is The Message We Hear From Trump
Blogging my way through life with twins (bloggymamma.com).
I mostly steer clear of writing political pieces, partly in fear of not completely understanding the complexity of the issues at hand, but mostly in fear of the impassioned and opinionated voices that will no doubt emerge from the woodwork.
Fat Shaming Happens In Households Not Just Headlines
CEO of Nutrisystem
With roughly two-thirds of U.S. adults and one-third of children and adolescents overweight or obese, it's about time we get fat shaming out of both the headlines and our homes and start speaking and acting more constructively.
Why Trump's Fat-Shaming Rants Will Still Do Damage After Election Day
Non-profit fundraiser, mental health advocate, writer from Dallas
One off-hand comment from this presidential nominee is enough to begin picking at the scabs we allowed to form over our childhood wounds.
Fat Shaming Is A Presidential Issue
Rebecca Jane Weinstein
Lawyer, social worker, and writer. Author of "Fat Kids: Truth ...
Although the timing and context of Trumps comments are more than a little odd, his beliefs and attitudes are not surprising. They are not surprising coming from him, and not surprising in our culture.
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