body shaming

News

Buses, trains, and the Tube (London’s subway) will no longer carry advertising that “could cause body confidence issues” by promoting unrealistic body images. READ MORE »


Entertainment

Amy Schumer goes on a very special shopping trip and soon finds herself in a grassy field that has a stockpile of firewood, a very lost Lena Dunham, and a cow shopping for a dress for her daughter’s bat mitzvah — a wasteland where any clothing bigger than a size 0 goes to die.READ MORE »


News

For a record of seven full days, meteorologist Lauren Jones received zero comments directed towards her that insisted that she dress more “appropriately.” With the growth of her pregnant belly, so grew the amount of commenters that seemed to have a problem with Jones’ appearance while delivering the weather report for Wave3 News, a local news… READ MORE »


Celebs

“Enough is enough,” she wrote. Leave Kimberly Noel Kardashian alone. READ MORE »


Regardless of where you stand on the show Girls or Lena Dunham’s work and persona in general, it’s undeniable that she’s good at standing her ground and speaking up when she feels misrepresented, so it’s no surprise that when the Spanish-language publication Tentaciones heavily photo-shopped her cover photo, she took to Instagram to speak up. READ MORE »


Entertainment

Amy Schumer should probably know better than to comment on other women’s bodies…or piss off Taylor Swift fans.

We and the Internet agree that the 2016 Grammys wasn’t T. Swift’s best red carpet look ever, but Amy made a joke about Taylor’s body that fans aren’t finding very funny. Read more on College Candy…READ MORE »


Love & Sex

In the four years I’ve been dating in New York City, I really thought I’d seen it all. Especially when the topic of dating horror stories circulates over happy hour, my friends always turn to me and say, “Tell the one about the guy who cried on your first date,” or “That time you had sexREAD MORE »


Celebs

Are we really body-shaming Chrissy Teigen for “armpit fat”? READ MORE »


Celebs

Don’t let the door hit your fat-shaming butt on the way out! READ MORE »


Style

It came from the bowels of Reddit. READ MORE »


Style

Apparently every single lesbian in the world is too “butch” for Leger. READ MORE »


News

I know that there is a strong correlation between people who defend racism on the internet and people who, when challenged, will resort to misogynist attacks. Here is one such example. READ MORE »


Entertainment

What a goddamn week it’s been. READ MORE »


Style

Remember just a week ago when users on Chinese social media site Weibo launched the belly button challenge? Well, they’ve come up with another Bizarro World way to prove that you’re skinny enough for something something something, and it’s called the collarbone challenge (I will not grant either of these things the dignity of caps). READ MORE »


Celebs

This swimsuit season, Lauren Conrad has banned negative body talk on her website. She writes:
…Our June theme here on LaurenConrad.com is going to be Shape Up. You can expect all the great fitness content you’ve come to know and love here on the site, including my LaurenConrad.com Bikini Boot Camp series. But, you’llREAD MORE »


Celebs

P!nk appeared at a cancer benefit on Saturday looking gorgeous in a beautiful black dress. Apparently, she also looked a few pounds heavier than she usually does (though I’m still failing to see it), and because we live in a strange world that tries to insist women should defend their every move to some mystical Body Police,… READ MORE »


Style

A few weeks ago, I wrote about some really gross baby snapsuits that were targeted specifically at female babies and read “I hate my thighs.” Now, Twitter’s found them — but not on Wrybaby’s website. Nope, they’re at the NYU campus store. … READ MORE »


News

The Internet has been great in 2015 so far. It seems as though we are coming to more of an understanding of how we can really use social media as an incredible way to have fun AND to send a wonderful message. Is this the start of a hippie internet? After the llama chase and… READ MORE »


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