So, Buzzfeed did a thing. I mean, a questionable thing, no doubt, but a thing that definitely has the Internet going nuts. In the discussions surrounding this thing Buzzfeed did, I saw this comment: All through high school, I was told that I was acting white because I loved to read. Even now in 2o16 [...]
You sound like an idiot when you start your little rant about how black women 'don't work out.' We do, and we'd appreciate it if you stopped the nonsense.
A community struggles to feed itself healthily, and the public blames them for it. I think it's more complicated than that. Here's why.
I'm still struggling with the fact that all of this actually happened. So, this newscaster and her husband are anchors for WKBT, La Crosse, Wisconsin. The wife, Jennifer Livingston, receives the following letter... Hi Jennifer, It's unusual that I see your morning show, but I did so for a very short time today. I was [...]
"Dear obese PhD applicants: if you didn't have the willpower to stop eating carbs, you won't have the willpower to do a dissertation #truth"
Do we HAVE to choose between the two? We can't have both?
"You wind up making friends with guys who admit their dating preferences freely, knowing that - since you're no longer fat - they won't offend you..."
Why does your 'hood have nothing but corner stores and candy bars? Easy: it's the cheapest and most profitable.
"[Spelman's president] said a campus analysis found that almost one out of every two students has high blood pressure, Type 2 diabetes or is obese."
"...how can you look at someone who is obese and hold them personally responsible for each pound? Or personally virtuous for each pound lost?"
Marriages are more satisfying for both partners when wives are thinner than their husbands, according to a new study.