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Old 01-25-2015, 12:59 PM
 
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Originally Posted by K-Luv View Post
My neighbor is overweight. She is on the Paleo diet and works out nearly daily, including with running. She lost about 40 pounds and then just stopped losing weight; she is still about 40 lbs overweight and has been for well over two years now. Some can bust their behinds with little effect. Others can be lazy as sin and never gain a pound. That is life.

So one picture of her eating a corn dog says it all? What if it were a tofu corndog? What about a picture of Jennifer Aniston eating a corn dog? What would that say about her diet? That she likes corn dogs is all. Funny how the slim never are criticized for what or how they eat.
I dunno if I buy this ..99 percent of a time the reason a person is overweight is because they are OVEREATING. You can work out till the cows come home and it won't do diddly if you are packing in excess calories. I have been over weight and at optimum weight in the last 10 years and I can directly attribute being overweight to being lazy about eating habits. That said being a few pounds overweight is no big deal but if you want to shed the weight ..most can. Yes, for some its harder but unless you have a physical malady its all about what you stuff in your mouth ..sorry.

 
Old 01-25-2015, 01:51 PM
 
Location: Leeds, UK
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Ewwwww
 
Old 01-25-2015, 02:01 PM
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Location: Fredericksburg, VA
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In my pre-married days I would have tried to date her.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 02:04 PM
 
Location: Houston, TX
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Sorry, she is not "heavy," she is morbidly obese. I like women who are on the bigger side, but she does not look like she would make it up a flight of stairs.

Advertisers who use her are sending the wrong signal to heavier women and men.
Exactly. She is pretty, but that is irrelevant. She is very fat. As an aside, I can't stand the term "plus size." Fat is fat and unhealthy as well. Fat is not plus size, curvaceous, voluptuous, curvy, or anything else. PC terms do not do the world any good, and certainly do not encourage fat people to lose the weight, improve their health, and maybe even save their own lives.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 02:13 PM
 
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Both!

She's one of those lucky plus size girls that doesn't gain weight in her face. I'd bet a lot more people would vote 'obese' rather than 'beautiful' if she had a double chin.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 02:49 PM
 
Location: LA, CA/ In This Time and Place
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Face is cute and I have been attracted to some what bigger girls, but she is pushing it. But not my business and to each their own.

Give me the Victoria's Secret models any day.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 03:23 PM
 
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Gorgeous face, but really, really unhealthy body. She is carrying way more than an extra few pounds of chub. I'd hate to see this poor girl die from diabetes or a heart attack.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 05:07 PM
 
Location: 500 miles from home
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She is both beautiful and obese.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 05:12 PM
 
Location: Canada
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I don't mind seeing "chunky" models because I am chunky myself, but SHE is obese. Sure she's pretty, but she is obese.
 
Old 01-25-2015, 05:14 PM
 
Location: Vallejo
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Beauty is relative. She's certainly obese though.
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