Posts tagged "overweight"

Teen Girl Kicked Out Of Oregon Store On Her Birthday For Being “Too Big To Shop Here”

Shelby Buster was celebrating her birthday the way many 14-year-olds do — by taking a trip to the local mall in her hometown of Eugene, Oregon. She and a friend…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 4, 2013 - 9:40 am

An Open Letter To The Fat Girl

Dear Fat Girl,

Last week, I saw an overweight news anchor respond to a bully with such power and confidence that it made me cry. It also made…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 9, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Overweight Moms Underestimate Child’s Weight

New research suggests that a mother’s ability to determine whether her child is overweight and at risk for physical health problems depends on her own weight. Overweight mothers seem to…

Annika Harris | July 1, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Overweight Women Hit A Glass Ceiling, Overweight Men Get Promoted

A larger waistline may enhance a man’s chance of being promoted in the U.S., whereas overweight women have little prospects of being promoted, according to a study published recently. Researchers…

Annika Harris | April 10, 2009 - 4:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Uggs For Men, Britney’s Album, And Gardasil

Ugg boots are trying to invade the male market. The ones pictured do look quite manly, don’t they? []
The track listing for Britney Spears’ upcoming album Circus is out.There’s…

Catherine Strawn | November 3, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Quickies!: How To Hump A Vampire

We really want to screw Bill Compton from “True Blood,” so we’re going to pay a lot of attention to these tips for having sex with a vampire. [Daily Bedpost]…

Annika Harris | October 31, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Friday Quickies!

There’s a website devoted to talking about your overweight spouse. [Tango]
Do you prefer a guy who’s OCD about keeping his apartment clean or who gets dressed by picking up…

The Frisky | May 30, 2008 - 8:30 pm