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‘Let’s Move’ Or Fat-Shaming?
Wait Til You See The 9-Yr- Old
Girl One School Called ‘Overweight’

Independent Journal Review, by Mike Miller

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Posted By:JoniTx, 5/27/2014 1:54:33 PM

(Video) Nine-year-old Gwendolyn Williams was recently issued a “fitnessgram” by the New York City Department of Education, who says it uses the notices as a way to help students develop healthier eating habits. There’s only one problem here: Gwendolyn is 4’1? inches tall — and tips the scales at a “whopping” 66 pounds - one pound over her “ideal” weight. Gwendoyn was told not to open the letter, but couldn’t resist reading it before giving it to her mom: “I was upset and I thought it was a mistake. I looked closely at it and it wasn’t a mistake, they


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 5/27/2014 2:31:12 PM     (No. 9863606)

This is going to lead to an epidemic of bulimia and anorexia. WAAY too much emphasis on childrens´ weight.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: crunchycon, 5/27/2014 2:42:22 PM     (No. 9863618)

I was exactly 1" shorter and 1 lb lighter at the age of eight. "Fat", I wasn´t. But that was back in the ´sixties when times were more sensible.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 5/27/2014 2:44:25 PM     (No. 9863621)

From what I´ve seen fat is the new skinny.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 5/27/2014 2:54:46 PM     (No. 9863625)

Michelle offending U.S. citizens one American at a time....

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Peach1, 5/27/2014 3:08:45 PM     (No. 9863642)

This food policing has got to stop!

Enough is enough!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: farmwife, 5/27/2014 3:13:01 PM     (No. 9863646)

And my response as a parent would be ´Mind your own damn business!´ Which should be the response to a lot of b.s. coming out of the schools these days.

And while I was at it, I would send a letter to that same school asking why they have time for this stuff when Johnny can´t read.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 5/27/2014 3:42:20 PM     (No. 9863667)

There is a direct correlation between food stamp recipients and obesity.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 5/27/2014 3:54:29 PM     (No. 9863676)

I am 5´ 6" and weigh 158 pounds with a 29" waist. My body fat percentage, however, is at 9.8.

My doctor told me according to the BMI I was overweight and I needed to lose some. I disagreed with her, but she said that´s what the government says.

Then I took my shirt off.

She no longer believes in the government.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Clinger, 5/27/2014 4:42:12 PM     (No. 9863724)

It would appear that they are no better at identifying weight issues than they are providing a globally competitive education. How about you focus on your job and keep your grubby mitts off of the parents job.

This is just a small example of how government "needs" to step in and save us from ourselves. They are training them young so they grow up looking to government authority for everything. If not already there will come a day when at some level government leftist elites will intervene in how we maintain the cleanliness of our backsides. Sheryl Crow came to mind as I was taking out my aggression on the keyboard. Doesn´t count, not government!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: snapper451, 5/27/2014 5:33:26 PM     (No. 9863768)

The same government that wants to run your healthcare! Please America - wake up. Let´s make a statement before it´s too late - November 2014 would be a good time to start by "neutering" the Democrats.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jalo1951, 5/27/2014 6:05:20 PM     (No. 9863794)

moochelle´s camel nose is under the tent and she has three more years to tee us off and I´m sure she will. Unless that little girl was naked her clothing weighted at least a pound. But I´m with telling them to mind their own business.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: kono, 5/27/2014 10:25:17 PM     (No. 9863975)

Isn´t that precious? A young girl who appears to be if terrific condition being labeled as ´overweight´ by the standards of a bunch of people who should rightfully be called-out as ´overstupid´.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Trigger2, 5/28/2014 5:43:50 AM     (No. 9864129)

I saw the Wookie on tv yesterday. Boy, did she ever put on weight! Her arms are fat and flabby and her caboose is something to behold. One rule for her; another rule for the unwashed masses.

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