Kiska (ifritah) wrote,

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Iris Johansen, for shame!

I'm reading The Ugly Duckling to give myself a little break. And you know what I've just read??

The main character is 5'7" and a size 12. And she's described as FAT!! Okay, *I'm* 5'7" and a size *14*. And I don't consider myself frumpy, so bite me Johansen!

See, THIS is just another example of why women start having self-esteem problems! This is one of the causes of several disorders (including orgasmic ones, I might add). It really pisses me off seeing the contributions to women's negative self-image.

Oh yeah, and by the way. What's the story about? Why, it's about a woman, who after a horrid accident (almost murdered), gets a new face and body so she can be BEAUTIFUL instead of fat and plain looking. GRRRRRRRRR.

Ahem... *Steps off her soapbox*

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