by Hayat Mohamed onApril 29, 2011
The singer says she started getting attention from the industry only after she lost weight.
December 2, 2010
A person my height, 5’6”, is considered overweight at 155 pounds. Last time I was 155 pounds I was a very fit size 10.
November 24, 2010
I think the real problem is that when asked about our weight, we tend to just flat out lie.
October 27, 2010
How about something similar for obesity and black women? Call it, “Beauty and the ’Besity.”
August 12, 2010
She’s telling me this via email at 3 a.m., which I’m responding to because I’m also up, yet the irony escapes her.
August 9, 2010
So . . . who’s to blame? And once you’ve figured that out . . . so what?
July 16, 2010
There’s even a term for seeking lonely fat girls in bars and nightclubs to sleep with: going hogging.
July 8, 2010
Her brown skin offends. Her build, arms and thighs offend.
June 28, 2010
I knew what I really needed was what polite society calls 'professional help,' but was too ashamed to seek it.
May 4, 2010
No one wants a cow on the payroll.
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