I am a regular blogger on LiveJournal. It’s where I do updates for my friends and family, and am part of a few communities there. One is a macro community. (Macros are where you put captions on pictures, such as the cat macro site, I Can Has Cheezburger or the dog macro site I Has a Hotdog. Caution if you go to those links, you might end up dying of “teh cutez”.) On this macro community, they posted a macro that was derogatory of a fat person. In the response, somebody suggested that they go to a community set up just for fat hate macros.
I thought I’d be okay to go there, and I pretty much was, and then saw the maintainer of that hate community also maintained another fat hate community, where I found this article: Convict released early due to obesity. In the article, it said a convict was released from prison early for reasons that included health, along with factors such as good behavior and the support of his wife and mother, but of course, the thing that was most concentrated on was the fact that this man was fat when he went into prison, and gained weight once in there.
That’s bad enough, but that’s not the worst of this article. The last paragraph states: