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Twitter user gets roasted for trying to fat-shame Lizzo in a video of the singer dancing onstage

It’s so lame to be fatphobic.

On Jun 1, 2023 by Chloe Stillwell

Wingstop receipt with name written as 'Faty' (l) Wingstop sign on building (c) Wingstop receipt with name written as 'Faty' (r)

‘Nobody should be treated like this’: Wingstop customer says worker wrote ‘Faty’ on his order

'Miss Brianna, you're wrong, mama. You're wrong.'

On Feb 1, 2023 by Cecilia Lenzen

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‘Fat people don’t need to have it reiterated yet again that it’s everyone’s worst nightmare to look like us’: Taylor Swift accused of fatphobic visual in new music video amid ‘Midnights’ release, sparking debate

'Having an eating disorder doesn’t excuse fatphobia.'

On Oct 22, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

woman with tiktok filter and captions 'i keep seeing it give fat people McDonald's and Uber Eats so I wanted to test it' and 'Fatphobic'

TikTokers call out a filter on the app for fat-shaming them

It’s evident that there’s unshakable fatphobia on TikTok.

On Oct 19, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

woman greenscreen TikTok over other creator's video caption 'she stay deleting comments calling her out too' (l) woman speaking in front of brown and white walls (c) woman greenscreen TikTok over other creators' videos caption 'she stay deleting comments calling her out too' (r)

‘You posted that knowing it’ll go viral and that I’m going to get shamed’: Woman calls out creator for setting her up in staged content

'I had no idea I was being set up like that... I took it because she told me to take it.'

On Sep 18, 2022 by Gisselle Hernandez

woman holding bag of Cheetos caption 'DoorDash left us a foodshaming message in our bag' (l) note written on index card on wood and glass table 'An (apple drawing) a day keeps the doctor away !! (smile emoji)' caption'DoorDash left us a foodshaming message in our bag' (c) woman speaking with hand out next to wood and glass table with note and food caption 'DoorDash left us a foodshaming message in our bag' (r)

‘If you’re delivering someone’s food, why are you going to be judging them?’: Customer claims DoorDash deliverer left a fat-shaming note about their food (updated)

'Why even leave the note????!!!!'

On Sep 15, 2022 by Alexandra Samuels

Screenshots from a TikTok showing a woman holding her dress. The text overlays say 'I bet she's fat under all those clothes' and 'yeah I am. y'all are w3;rd for this trend.'

There’s yet another fatphobic trend on TikTok

Fatphobia trends are a mainstay on the app.

On Aug 31, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘She made me feel so bad and guilty about it’: Customer says Anytime Fitness worker fat-shamed her when she tried to cancel gym membership

'Is that legal? Is that in their policy? Can they ask me to do that?'

On Jul 20, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

former smoke shop worker talking in car (l) former smoke shop worker greenscreen tiktok over text messages caption 'Hey (blank) the business owner talked to me yesterday about your clothes. He said please dress something nicer and cover the stomach. Thank you' 'So no crop tops, got it. But when he says nicer, what does that mean exactly? I just try to dress comfortably for work. So does he want me to dress like ... really nice? Or over all is it just the crop tops?Just making sure I'm understanding' 'Just cover all your body that's what he means' 'Okay I can do that. Sorry, I didn't know it was a problem.' (c) former smoke shop worker speaking in car (r)

‘I wanted to be able to wear what I was comfortable in, just like everybody else’: Plus-Size TikToker says boss told her to ‘cover all her body’ at job that doesn’t have a dress code

'There’s always a double standard for bigger girls.'

On Jul 4, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

Tattoo gun in artists hand tattooing flower on skin (l) Woman shirtless covered by hands and towel caption 'The worst tattoo experience of my life- now I need to find someone to fix this huge outline I have on my stomach' (r)

‘I’d be blasting his name to warn other women’: Woman says tattoo artist inappropriately talked about her body while she was topless

'He just starts talking about how unsymmetrical I was.'

On Apr 19, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

Greenscreen tiktok woman over text messages 'U are literally perfect I would do anything to get to know you like fr' 'That's very kind! But i am not really interested or available at the moment. Have a good day!' 'I'd treat u real nice' ' I'm sure you believe that! But again, I am not available nor interested' 'Fr? Ur lucky someone like me would even think about touching ur blank' (l) Greenscreen tiktok woman over messages 'I'm sure you believe that! But again, I am not available nor interested.' 'Fr? Ur lucky someone like me would even think about touching ur blank ass' 'K. I am most certainly a blank. But you will not be touvhing any of me- including my ass. And you should save some ass and get out of my inbox before I show you what a blank I can be! Also, upon further review, I think your FIANCE probably would like to weigh in on this' (c) Woman greenscreen tiktok over messages 'Hey! So first off I just wanna tell you you're gorgeous and OMG that black dress in your last post' 'thanks girl! but how'd you find my page' So speaking of fires... your fiance is one dumpster fire. Throw the whole man out hunny' caption 'Please tell her and update us!' (r)

‘Throw the whole man out’: A man tried to fat-shame a body-positive creator, so she told his fiancée

'This is women supporting women.'

On Apr 17, 2022 by Gisselle Hernandez

Lizzo in black outfit standing next to car (l) Lizzo walking from car to private jet (c) Lizzo posing on private jet steps with backless leggings blurred (r)

A photo of Lizzo getting on a private jet wearing open-back leggings sparks a debate

One person tried to compare her outfit to a model who was made to cover up.

On Apr 12, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

Applebee's worker crying (l) Applebee's building and sign night (c) Applebee's worker holding baby bump (r)

Pregnant Applebee’s worker cries after manager allegedly fat-shames her

'Hell nahhh, HR girl right nowwww.'

On Apr 8, 2022 by Gisselle Hernandez

tiktok text fat woman on plane

TikToker catches man calling her ‘fat’ in text message while sitting next to her on plane

'Don't think we'll get off the ground.'

On Jul 15, 2021 by Phil West

A woman crying while talking into the camera.

TikTok bartender tears up over customers mistreating her because she gained weight during the pandemic

'People don't even look you in the eye anymore.'

On Jun 24, 2021 by Rachel Kiley