Obese mannequin creates a stir
Uproar over obese mannequin generates a lot of buzz.
Tell us: Does this mannequin make you mad?
According to The Gloss, a photo posted by a user on Reddit is creating quite a stir. The picture, which features a larger-than-average mannequin, started a flood of comments when the user posted it with the title “Anyone else horrified that they make obese mannequins too now?”
Not shockingly, the photo instantly got attention, with many upset over the idea of an obese mannequin. Comments including “It's like the person who designed this has never seen a fat person before. ‘I'll just make everything...bigger.’"
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Or comments like this one, “first it was cankles, now it's fowrists, when will the fatness end?”
The post, as of 5:30 p.m. ET on Monday, has gotten more than 1,400 comments.
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But the question is, why is an obese mannequin causing such a stir, yet no one is upset about all the superskinny stick-figure mannequins that currently reside in store windows? Shouldn’t we be upset about those as well?
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Photo: Social media photo of ‘Anyone else horrified that they make obese mannequins too now? (ReddityDoopity via Reddit, http://imgur.com/XqCNt)
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