Tag Archives: Body Image

Why calling Frank Lampard ‘fat’ is farcical

I’ve heard it and you’ve probably heard it. The footballer Frank Lampard has been given the un-affectionate nickname ‘Fat Frank’. Please see the below photo of ‘Fat Frank’ and the next one and the next.   Does he look fat to you? … Continue reading

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Why can’t people be judged on their talent rather than their looks?

THIS WEEK there has a been a news story that has grabbed my attention. It involves the opera singer Tara Erraught  who has received criticism from reviewers in the Daily Telegraph, The Times and The Financial Times. The shocking,sickening, thing … Continue reading

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I am never going to look like Louise from Made In Chelsea

THIS MORNING I woke from a nightmare with fear in my heart. In the nightmare I had gate-crashed a date that my mum was on. If this wasn’t cringeworthy enough the date was then interrupted by my ex boyfriend who … Continue reading

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2013 the year of my bloghonesty

I have decided this year I am going to be brave. In 2013 my blogs will be real, they will not be examining one-off topics. Instead they will be (rather selfishly) focussing on my life and the issues that impact … Continue reading

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My ‘issues’ with the Daily Mail

THERE ARE many occasions when I have decided to give up reading the Daily Mail Online. However the lure of the latest celebrity and Only Way is Essex gossip just keeps me going back for more. My first ever blog … Continue reading

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Time for the media to back off

This week Katie Price (yes her again) hit the headlines after posting a picture of her ‘naked torso’ on Twitter. It appears Katie was proudly showing off the results of some sort of juice diet which has led to her … Continue reading

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Curvy women are ‘in vogue’.

One of the most famous magazines in the world, Vogue Italia, has recently published an issue celebrating ‘real women’. Featured on the front cover are three so-called ‘plus sized models’ As reported by the Daily Mail Vogue Italia’s editor Franca … Continue reading

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