Real talk about fat shaming and film critic Rex Reed

Real talk about fat shaming and film critic Rex Reed
Real talk about fat shaming and film critic Rex Reed

Real talk about fat shaming and film critic Rex Reed

Movie critic Rex Reed wrote a scathing review of Melissa McCarthy’s new film, and much of it was a personal attack on McCarthy’s plus size. WBEZ blogger Nico Lang has written an extensive and insightful post that not only reveals Reed to be an out-of-touch oaf, but discusses the larger culture of “fat shaming” in the media and in our society.