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Pro Ana Privacy, part 2

Since Pro Ana Privacy is the most visited post these days, I figured it was time for another go around. Especially since I can really feel the love in the comments. For what it’s worth; I heard a story on … Continue reading

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Kanya West's Mama Dies of Beauty Attack

Dr. Donna West had absolutely everything going for her. Her son a rap star, herself a retired English Professor for Chicago State University, a recently published author, co-founder of Kanye’s Foundation dedicated to improving the nation’s drop out rates. Why then … Continue reading

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The Pro Ana Experiment

   We’ve created quite a little research pool here. The way this community picks apart topics, and analyzes issues is truly commendable. I don’t know about you, but I am still smiling about it, and I am passionate about heading into Year 2 … Continue reading

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Tyra's Twisted Logic

Let’s continue our discussion on Sarah Hartshorne, the size 8 “plus sized” model on America’s Next Top Model, since the first post brought out such great thinking and debate! Sarah Hartshorne, the too fat for the big time “real model” Many of you … Continue reading

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Size 8 is the new Size 14!

Tyra Banks is off her rocker. After being stalked and humilated by the paparazzi for her weight, she turns around and redefines “plus size” as a skinny mini size 8. We are all now “plus-sized” thanks to America’s Next Top Model show and … Continue reading

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Britney the lard ass, sex pot.

I have been pondering this whole Britney Spears saga since her painful performance at the MTV awards a few weeks back. The entire discussion of her being a lard ass was so beyond my comprehension, I didn’t feel a need to discuss it.   But stumbling … Continue reading

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Hey, FAT ass!*

I am often asked my views on the obesity epidemic in this country, and up until now my response has been “different problem, different solution.” But then, I started thinking how obesity is not a totally different problem – it’s just … Continue reading

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