“Wrong Century” — Brilliant illustration by artist Tomas Kucerovsky depicting the fate of plus-size beauty in the modern age.
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This is adorable! I’m glad more people are coming around about size discrimination. Anyone who talks about someone else’s size behind their back is a weak person…I’m so happy I’ve never had to see that happen in public.
GPOY when I discovered the Adipositivity Project and fat acceptance on Tumblr.
this hits me right in the heart
I love the sentiment, but I was a little thrown off by the fact that the painting she is looking at is Ruben’s Rape of the Daughters of Leucippus:
As for the story behind it, “Castor and Polydeuces abducted and married Phoebe and Hilaeira, the daughters of Leucippus. In return, Idas and Lynceus, nephews of Leucippus and rival suitors, killed Castor. Polydeuces was granted immortality by Zeus, and further persuaded Zeus to share his gift with Castor.” Greeks were weird, man.