I have spouted my dislike over the “fat acceptance” movement on several occasions. This blog here makes several elegant points, analogies that will knock your socks off, and points out the differences between “cellular” and “genetic”. I know my opinion on this is horribly unpopular, but fuck me sideways if this person doesn’t just hit the nail on the head for me.

Main point, yes, people are fat, and some will stay fat. The purpose of the changes to health that the US is trying to do isn’t to stop you from being fat, it’s to stop our future generations from being fat. We have done some damage to our cellular make up, and it’s time to reverse that.

Yes, it’s a long read. It has some terrific info in it as to why you shouldn’t hate fatties, but why you should try to change what we’re doing, too.


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