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So Much For Vanity Sizing: In Japan You Can Buy Clothes In Size “Fat”
This is a clothing label produced by a Japanese brand called, fittingly, Fatyo, which has opted to forgo the traditional sizing model of small, medium, large, and extra-large, and instead…
Mommie Dearest: How Moms Talk About Their Bodies Matters
We’re on the cusp of “bikini season,” if magazines in the grocery shore checkout line are to be believed. I’m sure you’re familiar with the wide variety of products —…
5 Things That Happen When You Go A Month Without A Full-Length Mirror
When you move into a new house and you’re busy and disorganized and don’t live anywhere near a Target, sometimes intriguing social experiments arise out of nowhere. Case in point:…
Photoshopped Versions Of Famous Paintings Are Kind Of Terrifying
Help Make This Documentary About Loving Your Body A Reality
Watch This “Louie” Character Serve Up Some Heavy Truth About Dating As A Fat Girl
“Louie, you know what the meanest thing is you can say to a fat girl? ‘You’re not fat.’ I mean, come on, buddy. It just sucks. It really really sucks.
The Soapbox: Powerlifting Is For Women, Too
The first time I put a barbell across my back, I was in love.
It wasn’t like I had never lifted weights before; I had, but never like this.
Bow Down, Bitches: Plus-Size Fashion Bloggers Create Their Own “***Flawless” Video
Fashion blogger GabiFresh deals with her fair share of haters. As a plus-size woman in the fashion world, getting passed over for opportunities, being judged for her size, and dealing with…
RIP Society: Woman Loses 128 Lbs. Because Some Drunk Guy Called Her Fat, Gets A Job At Hooters
Here’s one way to make lemonade out of lemons, ladies. Or, um, arsenic. If some drunk asshole makes a rude comment about what a fat cow you are, use it…
Blogger Takes Shape Magazine To Task For Refusing To Show A Real Picture Of Massive Weight Loss
Brooke Birmingham, author of the health and fitness blog, “Brooke: Not On A Diet,” was able to lose over 170 pounds without surgery or fad diets. She dropped the weight…