Sunday, July 4, 2010

The Kardashians In Beach Bunny Bikinis: Photoshop Disaster? (PHOTO)

This sort of thing contributes to eating disorders in girls. NOBODY is that flawless. People have scars, stretch marks, blemishes, and cellulite. Adult women generally do not have super-skinny thighs. It's one thing to airbrush away a zit in a photograph that is to be placed in a magazine. Its quite another to entirely change the shape of a person's body to some arbitrary ideal.

I suppose I'm too much the idealist but I would like to have a world wherein we accept each other at all sizes, shapes, and ages and this horrible bashing of people for being bigger than a toothpick would be reviled rather than encouraged. This is not to say people shouldn't be encouraged to be at a healthy weight, but believe me, hateful commentary has never encouraged healthy attitudes in anybody. It reveals more about those who indulge in such bigotry than about those they attack.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost