Topic: body image

Let’s Mine Emma Roberts’ Pinterest For Clues About Her True Inner Self

Let's Mine Emma Roberts' Pinterest For Clues About Her True Inner Self

There’s been quite a bit of confusion ’round these parts as to what Emma Roberts is really all about. We know she’s decent at playing manic pixie dream girls, enjoys going to indie rock festivals, and tends to wear some odd combinations of clothing, not limited to but including socks and no shoes. But what’s her deal, really? To aid us in our quest to understand this sphinx-like young actress, we delved into that deepest of inner sanctums of a 21-year-old girl’s brain: her Pinterest account. More »

From “Scary Skinny” To “Full-Figured”: 5 Celebs Who Have Been Snarked For Both

From âScary Skinnyâ To âFull-Figuredâ: 5 Celebs Who Have Been Snarked For Both

Some celebrities are consistently being bashed for the same thing–Rachel Zoe is always “scary skinny,” like at last week’s Met Gala, for example–and that is upsetting. However, it’s not quite as disappointing as the body-snarking that happens to celebs who, like a lot of us, aren’t one body type or another. These women, whose weight fluctuates depending on, say, the role they’re playing, the workout they’re into, or what’s happening in their life, can’t ever seem to get it right. This does not send a great message to the rest of us. More »

8 Unpleasantly Problematic Things Ric Delgado Said About ‘Plump’ Female Musicians

8 Unpleasantly Problematic Things Ric Delgado Said About âPlumpâ Female Musicians

Ric Delgado is a music writer for local paper Broward New Times, and yesterday, he really, really bombed his job—nay, life—with an article for their music blog titled “Eight Pleasantly Plump Female Musicians We’d Like to Get Down With.” It was problematic, as you can gather from title alone, and it was also taken down today (but GirlGroup has screenshots of the original post) with an apology from Delgado himself, along with a link to a well-written follow up from his bewildered colleague, Arielle Castillo, about why it wasn’t OK.

There are so many things that Ric got wrong, it was hard to choose just eight, but here are our highlights: More »