17 Physique-Shaming Interview Questions


When Howard Stern tried to get Anna Nicole Smith to step on a scale (and tried to bribe her by saying he’d present her his penis):


And when Stern additionally shamed Carnie Wilson over her weight simply weeks after her gastric bypass surgical procedure, repeatedly telling her that she ought to lose 20–30 extra kilos and questioning her about what she ate, telling her she might “knock off the cheese” and primarily saying getting surgical procedure was lazy.


When Oprah requested Mary-Kate and Ashley what dimension they had been, whereas referencing rumors of Ashley’s consuming dysfunction.


When Diane Sawyer questioned Whitney Houston on her weight, in addition to if she had an consuming dysfunction or was utilizing medication.

After which Sawyer requested Houston how a lot she weighed.


When Barbara Walters requested Elizabeth Taylor if she was fearful about gaining weight.


When Barbara Walters requested Brooke Shields her measurements and made her get up subsequent to her when Shields was solely 15, in an interview Shields has since referred to as “practically criminal” and “not journalism.”


And when she made Dolly Parton stand as much as exhibit her physique, then requested for her measurements…

…Additionally asking if she’d had breast implants and if she was full-figured as a child.


When Nicole Richie was requested about showing “thicker” on The Easy Life.


And in 2004, when Howard Stern additionally commented on Nicole Richie’s weight, discussing her photoshoot for Stuff Journal and asking if she dieted for the shoot, saying it appeared like she’d misplaced weight and appeared good. Richie replied that she was maintaining a healthy diet and understanding. Stern then famous that “it’s hard too because Paris Hilton’s so goddamn skinny, even if you diet down and stuff, standing next to her, she’s like a twig … no matter how thin you get, you’ll be the big one.”


Richie once more appeared on the Stern radio present in 2005, when he really tricked Richie into stepping on a hidden scale (earlier than laughing about making an attempt to play the identical trick on Nicole Smith, whereas cow noises play within the background). He then requested Richie, “You’re not gonna gain the weight back, are you?”


When British presenter Chris Evans weighed former Spice Lady Geri Halliwell on digital camera…


…And did the identical to Victoria Beckham on TFI Friday, checking to verify she was again to her pre-pregnancy weight…


…AND mainly referred to as Emma Bunton the “least fittest” of the Spice Women.


When an interviewer requested Jonah Hill if he was nonetheless “the fat guy in Hollywood.”


When Anne Hathaway was requested how a lot weight she misplaced to slot in the Catwoman costume when she was selling a wholly totally different movie.


And at last, when she was repeatedly requested about her weight-reduction plan and physique for The Darkish Knight Rises, in what was at the very least an interview for the movie.

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