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Blog posts October 2009

Costumes and the dreaded P word

October 30, 2009

A couple of days ago I wandered into the VV boutique (Value Village) searching for some odds and ends for a Hallowe'en costume idea-a Jedi.  Yup, I'm getting my geek-on tomorrow night and plan on being all "May the Force be with you" as much as my fr…

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Institutionalized fat-phobia

October 21, 2009

From my Educational Psychology text Second Canadian Edition, pg 37:  Health and Education-Although we have become a health conscious country, many youth and adults do not practise good health habits.  All too many of us eat too much junk food and sp…

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Long awaited pictures

October 18, 2009

While I was home for Thanksgiving weekend, Gabe discovered the tape measure.  We had a lot of fun measuring different things and using it as a sword or whatever it was he was doing with it while he was waving it around.  While the tool was out, Ry an…

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No fat people in concentration camps?

October 15, 2009

There were no fat people in concentration camps because all of the people in them were starving. To death. *angry* People also try to argue there were no fat cave-people, or fat anyone before 1960-something. All of a sudden, fat people everywhere wit…

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Rape Culture and Being Fat

October 15, 2009

From Shakesville: Rape culture 101. What does this have to do with fat acceptance? (STRONG trigger warning, both for the article and for the quote below.)

"Liss@Shakesville
Rape culture is the objectification of women, which is part of a dehumaniz…

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Babies will live to be over 100yrs of age!

October 2, 2009

This is great news; my brother in law just became a father, like, 2 days ago, so yay for little Aiden. :)  But waitaminute, haven't we been hearing that TEH FAT is going to kill our kids earlier than ever, that for the first time in history, a genera…

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