It has come to my attention recently (read: 9 years ago) that eating a lot of food is deemed “unladylike” and “something- that- will -make -you -really- fat -until -you- have- to- roll- yourself- down- the- stairs -because -you’re -too- stubborn- to- buy- a -membership- to- Weight- Watchers- and- you’ll -have- to -get- gastric -bypass -surgery- which- is- really- gross-and-I-assume-painful.”
Well, I am here to tell you that society is playing a fucked up little game, my friends.
As a human being with a working digestive system, I happen to really enjoy eating food. As a single woman-girl-thing, it’s one of the greatest joys of my life.
And I am not ashamed.
A regular day’s thoughts generally consist of:
However, there are millions (MILLIONS, I SAY) of people out there who will convince you that being anything bigger than a size 2 is a Crime Worthy of Death by Breast Implant Explosion.
This is what I like to call: NOT GOOD.
How come curvaceousness has gone out of style?
Remember the Renaissance?
Fat ladies were the HOTTEST.
And you know why? (You probably do, but imma tell you anyways). Because fat was a sign of WEALTH.
Renaissance men would be walking around in their pantaloons and breeches and whatnot and spot a nice chubby lady and say:
“Holy Harpies, Georg! Look at the dingleboppers on that one! I’d like to take her into the baker’s and butter her up, if you know what I mean.”
And then I assume they would high-five.
Now, all the richest biddies with their daddy’s plastic are tiny anorexic Oompa Loompas that haven’t eaten in days because “I’m on a juice cleanse.”
This. This is what it has come to.
And I don’t blame those girls. Really, I don’t. Unfortunately, girls are under a lot of pressure to look a certain way these days. But instead of this “certain way” being “round and proud”, the fashion is now to look like a stick insect.
The media, with all its photoshopping technology and mind-control powers has convinced girls that the skinner, the better.
Check dis out, mon:
Kim Kardashian, who’s famous for being curvy, (and really nothing else) gets photoshopped like HELL.
If the girl who’s JUST FAMOUS FOR BEING BIGGER THAN OTHER STARS can’t get away with looking human, then who can?
It’s terrible what media has done to the minds of girls. All I can say is, thank God for Jennifer Lawrence.
Hopefully more stars like her will appear to show girls that eating a slice of pizza every once in a while isn’t something to feel guilty about.
I actually cringe when people I know tell me: “I’m really regretting that Oreo Mini I ate… It’s going straight to my butt!”
Well. I have something to tell you.
I like big butts. And I cannot lie.
But seriously, everyone, food is the BEST THING EVER.
Whichever primate ancestor first picked up a berry and went: “THIS IS THE SHIT!”
Hats off to you, sir. Hats off.
Just think about it. Every occasion is a perfect occasion for eating.
2) Out with Friends:
4) While pre-gaming:
5) After pre-gaming
6) Avoiding social interaction:
AND THOSE ARE JUST A FEW SITUATIONS IN WHICH FOOD IS THE BEST OPTION.
I didn’t even get to funerals, weddings, bridal showers, baby showers, prison openings, every time you watch Love Actually, and The Mandarin.
So, you see, I love food. A lot. If I could marry a block of aged cheddar, I would. That shit is fantastic.
To all you people out there, we need to bring back the love of food that once existed in ages past. When it was okay to eat an entire wheel of cheese and no one batted an eye.
Bring back the days of cheese wheeling.
FOR THE LOVE OF HONEY BOO BOO’S MOM, BRING THEM BACK.
All I’m trying to say is, don’t take the media too seriously. And don’t feel guilty if your Saturday doesn’t include a salad but includes lots of Vodka Redbulls and pizza. You have to do what you want!
And if what you want isn’t food, then I cordially invite you to the first ever meeting of the Go Fuck Yourself Club of which you have just been appointed president.
I’ll be over here, revelling in my gluttony.
So: screw you, society. Imma eat carbohydrates if I want to.
Because, DAYUMMMM, if they aren’t they delicious.
And you know what? I don’t care. And hopefully there are other people out there who are as careless as I am. But in a good way. I hope you still exercise to, you know, keep your cardio up and your muscles all bulgy-like, but I also hope that when you see that piece of cake, you don’t hesitate.
You fuckin’ grab for it. No questions asked.
Because in the words of one of Hollywood’s most beaudacious babes:
So every time you want that doughnut or that slice of pizza, just say: “Fuck you, society, you ugly m****f****! I’m SEXY!”