You can help confirm this entry by contributing facts, media, and other evidence of notability and mutation. Homer Simpson's Back Fat refers to a series of "image macros" based on a scene from the American animated television comedy The Simpsons. The two-panel image features the typically-obese character Homer Simpson showing off his thin body following a stomach stabling to his wife Marge above an image of Homer from behind, revealing that his loose skin is being clipped back by rubberbands.
WALL-E has garnered rave reviews for its satire on consumer culture, in which future humans are depicted as a group of obese gluttons who never leave their padded floating arm chairs. But one group is not amused - the swelling ranks of fat pride groups, who believe the film propagates anti-obesity hysteria comparable with the quest for the perfect body by the eugenics movement in Nazi Germany. The backlash has become a cause celebre for a growth industry in the United States, where pro-flab "fat-tivists" are campaigning for human rights for the full of figure.
Global concern over the possible deleterious effects of noise on marine organisms was catalyzed when toothed whales stranded and died in the presence of high intensity sound. The lack of knowledge about mechanisms of hearing in toothed whales prompted our group to study the anatomy and build a finite element model to simulate sound reception in odontocetes. The primary auditory pathway in toothed whales is an evolutionary novelty, compensating for the impedance mismatch experienced by whale ancestors as they moved from hearing in air to hearing in water.
Once upon a timea group of peasant girls decided to use lack of food to their advantage and attract males with their malnourished waist lines. They were forever known as skinnybitches. Skinny Bitch unknown.
By day, Sofia works as an art director at New York ad agency Anomaly. However, she felt that outside of the nine-to-five she needed another outlet for her creativity. Preferably my girls are nude.
Welcome to Fat Bear Week at Mashable! This year, Mashable is getting in on the salmon-munching action. Check back with us all week as we follow the fat bear face-offs each day, and remember to get your votes in for each round. Happy fishing!
I'm considered a fat actress, I'm Val Kilmer in that one picture on the beach. I'll be the only actress that doesn't have anorexia rumors. I don't want little girls to be like, 'Oh, I want to look like Katniss, so I'm going to skip dinner!
The weight of the average man has increased consistently and at times sharply over the 20th century — and so have unhealthy eating habits and food addiction, all of this exacerbated by media-fueled anxiety about their looks. How did these weight issues grow to epidemic proportions? While standards of male body image have gotten even more unrealistic in recent decades, the average American male body has ballooned. To demonstrate this fact, we put together the above interactive visualization.