No, these riches aren’t for us, the ones who suffer. This country doesn’t want to solve the weight issue, there are too many out there who make tons of money off of us!

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This article is from Huffington Post.

Society puts a premium on looks, and “fat shaming” is a form of bigotry that is acceptable by many in the mass media.

Television news stories on obesity are normally accompanied by a film clip of some overweight (and usually poorly dressed) person’s rear end.

Fat people are often stereotyped as lazy and stupid. Through the lens of popular media, an overweight man often has the intellect, manners and physical makeup of Chris Farley or the guy who played Flounder in the movie Animal House. Fat, drunk and stupid.

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