Author Archives: Adipose Activist

Fat Man Dancing and Misogyny.

I feel like I start each new blog post I write with ‘sorry it’s been so long!’ But. . .well. . .sorry it’s been so long. 😛 Let’s jump right in! In case you haven’t heard the story of the … Continue reading

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The Battle of the Binge.

I want to talk about my eating disorder. So, you know, trigger warning for all that stuff. I try to keep my blog more general and have avoided personal anecdotes in the past couple years. But talking about my struggle … Continue reading

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Man Vs. Food Vs. Social Media

  (trigger warning for eating disorders and misogynistic language) Hey all. I’ve really let this blog fall by the wayside, what with school and work and general inability to focus long enough to write a real post, but here I … Continue reading

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#fatshamingweek

Trigger warning for this post, *extreme* fat hate. So, not sure where it originated from, but someone with too much time on their hands decided it would be funny/relevant to start the hashtag #fatshamingweek on twitter. So, being somewhat of … Continue reading

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True Life?

While checking my email a few days ago, I stumbled across this one from Helena. “Hey!   My name is Helena and just came across your awesome blog…   The reason I’m writing you is because I am currently casting … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Old Navy.

Below is the transcript of an email I’ve just sent off to Old Navy after finding out they have a one-day-only sale ($5 each!) on swim separates. Which of course, doesn’t extend to their plus size line. Old Navy: I … Continue reading

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The Many Problems with BMI.

BMI is bullshit. There. I said it. Let’s face it, this blog’s lifeblood is mainly disproving common myths and so-called ‘facts’ about obesity. Even I’ll admit that some of what I talk about can be a bit on the abstract … Continue reading

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