weight watchers

Weight Watchers’ new campaign implies fat women need special lights to have sex

You know, because unless you’re thin, you like to have sex in a cave with blackout curtains to shield everyone’s eyes.

Lane Moore | October 19, 2016 - 10:17 am

You Don’t Love Anything As Much As Oprah Loves Bread

There’s no possible way you do.

Megan Reynolds | January 28, 2016 - 1:00 pm

The Best Diet Of The Year: The Heart-Healthy DASH Diet

U.S. News had a panel of health experts — including doctors and professors from Johns Hopkins, Harvard, and the University of Chicago — look at popular diets and rank their…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 9, 2015 - 1:30 pm

True Story: I’m A Body Image Waffler

I recently signed up for six sessions with a personal trainer, LaMarcus, and told him my goals: get more toned and lose a few pounds.

Then he weighed…

Emma Sarran | June 10, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Frisky Rant: Weight Watchers’ Repulsive New Ad Campaign Asks Women To Publicly Confess Their Shame … For Eating

This ad for Weight Watchers “Smart Ones” frozen meals popped up before a YouTube video I was watching, and I actually had to watch it twice all the way through…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 19, 2014 - 12:00 pm

True Story: A Feminist Joins Weight Watchers

I used to feel like I was lucky for having zero body image issues. Those insecurities completely surpassed me well into adulthood, because up until about around age 25, I…

Jessica Wakeman | March 18, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Weight Watchers Tries To Sell To Women With The Most Naggy Wife Ever

Meet Megan and Matt. They’re the stars of the newest Weight Watchers commercial featuring Jennifer Hudson. And they are a terrible couple. Megan plays the role of the nagging wife…

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2012 - 4:40 pm

The Real Reason These 8 Celebs Got Pregnant

Leave it to Jessica Simpson to get pregnant at what seems to be the most calculated moment possible. Her announcement that she is expecting baby number two came just in…

Ami Angelowicz | November 29, 2012 - 8:00 am

Jessica Simpson Shills For Weight Watchers On First Episode Of “Katie”

“I’ve just had a lot of pressure on me to lose my baby weight,” said Jessica Simpson, the very first guest on Katie Couric’s new daytime talk show “Katie.”

Jessica Wakeman | September 10, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Jessica Simpson Says Something Kind Of Lovely About Her Weight Loss Process

“Nobody wants to talk about their weight. For me, I have had to come to a place where I am comfortable with myself. I’m a mom now, and get to…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 5, 2012 - 2:40 pm

The Rise Of Weight Watchers In The 1960’s

This week on “Mad Men“‘s “Dark Shadows” episode, Weight Watchers serves as a type of therapy for Betty Francis, who can definitely use it. Boredom, jealousy, and insecurity dominate Betty’s…

Pop Sugar | May 14, 2012 - 4:50 pm

The French Can Even Sexualize Friggin’ Weight Watchers Ads

First of all, we need to discuss: the French have Weight Watchers? Whatever happened to French Women Don’t Get Fat? Zut alors! Excuse me while I call Le Boyfriend toute suite to…

Jessica Wakeman | January 18, 2012 - 1:20 pm
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