Posts tagged "fat shaming"

Fifi Hocks Their Sex Toy For Dudes With Rude, Fat-Shaming Ad

A few months ago, I received a press email about a new sex toy for dudes called Fifi. Similar in concept to the Fleshlight, the Fifi had a decidedly more…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 12, 2015 - 5:45 pm

Gabourey Sidibe Slams Haters Of Her “Empire” Sex Scene

Gabourey Sidibe doesn’t give any fucks if you didn’t like watching her sex scene on FOX’s “Empire.” The 32-year-old actress portrays Becky Williams, who got some S-E-X on a rooftop with MCJ Poppa, played…

Emily Winter | November 10, 2015 - 2:30 pm

“Dear Fat People” YouTube Star Nicole Arbour Fired From Body-Positive Film

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

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 11, 2015 - 11:10 am

Let Operation Harpoon Make You Feel Terrible About Your Body!

It came from the bowels of Reddit. …

Megan Reynolds | August 20, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Plus-sized Leggings Advertisement Cramps Tiny Model In One Leg

What on earth is this about?

Bronwyn Isaac | August 7, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Troll Tells Woman Not To Eat Cake, Women And Friends Eat ALL THE CAKE

Don’t poke the cake lion, trolls.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 31, 2015 - 9:30 am

School Dress Code Refers To Plus-Size Girls In Tight Clothes As ‘Sausage Rolls’

The American education system already makes me angry every day but adding fuel to that fire are the countless slut-shaming and fat-shaming dress code notes that schools are hell-bent…

Katrin Higher | May 31, 2015 - 4:00 pm

P!nk Will Have None Of Your Body-Shaming, Thank You Very Much

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…

Claire Hannum | April 14, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Ari Shaffir Spews Hate At Fellow Comic Damienne Merlina — But She Gets The Last Word

Time for the quarterly controversy in the comedy world! This time, it is at the hands of mediocre comedy bro Ari Shaffir, who out of nowhere decided to deride a…

Katrin Higher | March 30, 2015 - 1:45 pm

Kelly Clarkson Fat-Shamer Gleefully Defends Her Commentary

Can someone shut this bitch up already? Journalist Katie Hopkins became “the most hated woman in Britain” when she sent out some nasty Twitter commentary on Kelly Clarkson’s weight this week,…

Claire Hannum | March 6, 2015 - 1:30 pm

My Friends Deserve Better Than Fat Talk

If you’ve read Tiny Beautiful Things, the collection of responses by The Rumpus’ self-help columnist “Sugar,” aka Wild author Cheryl Strayed, you’ll probably recognize this quote:

Alyson Penn | October 29, 2014 - 10:00 am

Dr. Keith Ablow Of Fox News Says Michelle Obama Should “Drop A Few” Before Talking About Nutrition

Dr. Keith Ablow, professional douchebag/member of Fox’s “Medical A-Team,”  is known for his general assholery and sometimes-shady health advice. On Tuesday, he appeared on the show “Outnumbered” and made a remark that…

Claire Hannum | August 14, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Did Size Discrimination Get This Woman Kicked Off Instagram? (Hint: Probably)

Samm Newman, a 19-year-old college student, was shocked when she found out her Instagram account had been removed for “violating community guidelines.” A photo she posted of herself in her…

Claire Hannum | July 17, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Study Reveals “Three Fat-Shaming Moments Per Day” For Overweight Women

Overweight women experienced an average of “three fat-shaming moments per day,” according to a new study published in the Journal Of Health Psychology. The study examined the psychological effects…

Jessica Wakeman | July 10, 2014 - 6:02 pm

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…

Jessica Wakeman | May 8, 2014 - 11:30 am

Gabourey Sidibe Is Unbreakable

“If [others] hadn’t made me cry, I wouldn’t be able to cry on cue now. If I hadn’t been told I was garbage, I wouldn’t have learned how to show…

Jessica Wakeman | May 3, 2014 - 9:00 am

Update: New Craigslist Posting Claims The Fat Woman On The Boston T Was A Bully

The saga of the fat woman on the Boston T line rages onward. Now, someone has written a new Craigslist missed connection post claiming that the woman herself is the…

Jessica Wakeman | March 21, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Craigslist Missed Connection Takes Down Fat-Shaming Subway Douchebag

UPDATE, Friday 4p.m.:  There’s an update to this post here!

The world would feel like a more just place if we could (literally or figuratively) beat up every…

Jessica Wakeman | March 20, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Abercrombie & Fitch’s Jerk Of A CEO Has Lost His Chairman Title

Mike Jeffries, CEO and chairman of Abercrombie & Fitch, lost his chairman title this week. The guy is a super-douche who made it known that he only wants cool kids to…

Claire Hannum | January 28, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Jennifer Lawrence Thinks You Shouldn’t Be Allowed To Call Someone “Fat” On TV

Smartypants Jennifer Lawrence questioned why television networks are regulated for sex, cigarettes, and swear words, but not for “calling people fat.” That’s a good point. [Dlisted]
After getting…

Jessica Wakeman | December 17, 2013 - 8:00 pm
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