wtfplus: wtf, plus size clothing manufacturers?: after that abercrombie post the other day, i noticed that a lot of… politicsandlesbianshit: wtfplus: original post linked for length Some of these points are valid but it should be noted that many women’s stores have changed their sizing to make larger sizes labeled as smaller: for example, Ann Taylor Loft changed their sizing a year...
Thoughts on the Fat-Acceptance Movement
unapologeticfatty: nursingmymind: I have been wanting to write something on this issue for a while. It may be an unpopular opinion, but it’s my current opinion on the topic… I have known for years that the media has been and will continue to perpetuate unhealthy, unrealistic, ‘ideals’ that women (myself included for most of my teenage years and early 20’s) should live up to in order to be...
Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Explains Why He Hates Fat... →
blogsecret: I’ve just decided im done caring if I’m fat. I’m done checking my weight, it’s just a stupid number. I know that the reason we care what other people is to feel like we are worth something to ourselves. Be your own best friend and love yourself. Friends are beautiful and they help you love you. In the end, you are all you have. so love yourself.
This Fat Woman Had The Gall To Sit Next To Me!
thatbadadvice: Annie’s Mailbox, 1 May 2013: Dear Annie: I need to vent. My daughter, my 8-year-old granddaughter and I recently went to a Broadway show. After we were seated, a woman, her young daughter and her mother sat next to us. The woman was rather large, but instead of taking the aisle seat, she gave that to her mother and sat next to me. She was practically sitting on top of the chair...
thisisthinprivilege: I think my biggest problem with Shallow Hal is that it normalizes Jack Black’s size as a fat man but subjugate’s Gwyneth’s Paltrow’s character as a fat woman.
agentotter: islandofmisfitt0ys: deviantfemme: pratfall: how to dress for your shape: are you human-shaped? play up your natural sex appeal by wearing whatever the fuck you want Life Tip: As the weather gets warmer, continue to wear whatever the fuck you want. Flaunt everything or keep it cool under cover. Dress to make yourself feel rad. how to get a bikini body: put a bikini on your...
Arte to Life: My attempt at poetry. Don't laugh.... →
sourcedumal: I am a fat woman I say this, and immediately the cacophony of voices rush to my ears. ‘NO, YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL!” We have been told too long that fat and beauty cannot exist on the same plane. Everywhere I go I see this The War on Obesity has us in the trenches Fat bodies shown headless like prisoners long gone to the guillotine. My doctor says I need to lose 50 pounds while the...
Reblog if you're fat.
People are terrified of fat girls who love...
femmesandfamily: They see my stomach, sun burnt and brutal above short shorts, and they panic They see my thighs rubbing together, making thunderous music, and they freeze My body is a monster to them. And the fact that I love that makes it even scarier.
This is Thin Privilege: Thin Fucking Privilege →
jennylewren: Is not having your body type show up in comedy routines or shows as the butt of a fucking joke. I was watching some WLiiA and stumbled across an episode I’d never seen before. And now I never want to watch any of them ever again. Thin privilege is not having dancers with your…
Advertising in general is shitty, and needs to be spoken up against, but it’s...– I just wrote a blog post on the now infamous unsolicited weight loss propaganda incident. Have a read here! (via sleepydumpling)
Thin Privilege is "pay-as-you-weigh"
thisisthinprivilege: There is so much wrong with this that I don’t even know where to begin. A pay-as-you-weigh airline pricing scheme could be the answer to airline ticketing problems, it’s been suggested. It may only have a slim chance of succeeding, but a pay-as-you-weigh airline pricing scheme has been suggested. Heavier passengers would pay more for their plane tickets and lighter...
Buy my stuff! →
lushious: I’ve done another closet cull so please check out my bits- including Domino Dollhouse and City Chic stuff Fund my purchases of new dresses! :D
Anonymous asked: Presence anon again: thank you sooo much for answering my question. I was just having a lot of anxiety about it because I have OCD and someone accidentally triggered me and I don't want to discriminate against anyone, and yeah. But I think that what you said really helped, because I think if someone you meet or see in person, not just in a pic or something, gets ur attention, their looks are...
You can’t deny that thin privilege works on a scale. A size 4 has privilege that...– Why My Fat Is Different From Your Fat: Some Thoughts On Thin Privilege At Different Sizes by Fat, Fashionable, and Feminist (via fat-grrrl-activism)
Anonymous asked: This the aesthetic preferences anon again: thanks for answering my question. I guess I was just wondering about the opposite of what you described: like not preferring a particular something.
I just love how idiots believe that anyone who...
sourcedumal: Because god fucking forbid you say that fat people are to be treated like human beings no matter what their size or activity level or health status. Nope. Clearly basic fucking human decency stops at 120 pounds.
Anonymous asked: Is alright to have aesthetic/sexual preferences when it comes to possible partners?
mmbot59 asked: On my goodness dear you like The Smiths
CVS imposes health penalty if workers’ body weight... →
well…. isn’t this nice….