“When Facebook users set their status to ‘feeling fat’, they are making fun of people who consider themselves to be overweight, which can include many people with eating disorders.
Bad Facebook users! BAD!
She explains that she set up the petition after noticing a friend had set her Facebook status to ‘feeling fat.’
“I think it was supposed to be funny, but seeing this status made me feel angry,” she writes.
She’s not the only one that feels that way – since the petition began two weeks ago it has already gained more than 13,000 supporters from across the world.
What did I say the other day about the worth of social media campaigns being inversely proportional to the number of signatories?
Well, I was wrong. This has only 13,000 and it’s still utterly worthless!
H/T: @S8mb via Twitter