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Outrage - Contest Mocking Larger Women

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yummymummy94 Wed 01-May-13 14:34:37

Now, I myself went through a massive struggle getting the weight off after pregnancy (I did eventually get back down to a size 8 not easy while trying to look after a newborn with my fiancée away on tour) because I wanted to look good for our upcoming wedding.

But then I saw this.....

Now we all know this is a bit of a trash rag, so I don't know how credible it is, but I personally was a little horrified that a company is taking advantage of women in that position for a PR stunt.

That's not to say that it's any worse than what a lot of TV shows do (which I'm sure many of us watch) BUT STILL.

I figured this would be the sort of place to at least perhaps get a bit of support in kicking up a fuss. And I hope that some of you will join me in sending a few angry emails to let any mutual feelings known.

WallyBantersYoniBox Wed 01-May-13 14:52:46

Why are you reading the Sport? confused

yummymummy94 Wed 01-May-13 14:57:13

I got sent it by my dad with the line "it's a shame you've already lost the weight I could've saved a fortune"

Him reading the sport is disturbing enough in itself :/

WallyBantersYoniBox Wed 01-May-13 14:58:46

I'd be tempted to reply that the thought of my own father reading the sport is making me feel soiled, clammy and a bit sick in my mouth.sad

yummymummy94 Wed 01-May-13 15:10:20

My thoughts exactly :s my hope is that it's someone he worked with showed him and he just thought he was being funny.....

At least that's what I'm telling myself

CeceMummy Fri 03-May-13 14:47:26

Just came across this after doing a bit more research into it.
I love how they try to make it seem nicer.

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