In this article, Jennifer Lawrences’s weight is discussed. The title of it is “Jennifer Lawrence Talks About Her Weight,Again…”, emphasizing again. the article shows how much this actress’s weight is the highlight of her career. she is a very successful talented, and gorgeous actress who stared in many movies such as “The Hunger Games” and “Winter Bones”. “I am obese in Hollywood”, the actress says jokingly. Abbey Stone, the writer of this article criticizes Jennifer for the word “obese”, she wonders how can some one who is trying to be a role model for girls about being fit, describes her self as obese (even sarcastically)? that word could trigger a lot.
The thing is, Jennifer Lawrence’s body is fit and healthy! The new study published by the Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine reveals that the teenage body image i every much influenced by what they see on television and in movies and magazines. DUH! We here everyday about people being bulimic or suffering from anorexia. This weight problem extends to threaten teenager’s lives as well. Women’s body is a very trending as well as sensitive topic in society, its being portrayed as a merchandise. You see a commercials everyday that has pictures of appealing women with perfect bodies: small waist, tan, toned legs, and many other. you go to an auto show and you see models displayed beside each car.
Its not just commercials or teenager things. The perfect body is also portrayed in many children shows. When was a Disney princess fat? Never. All princesses have the perfect body. Thats what our children watch and learn from, since media is a highly effective social institution now a days. Then, they group up from princesses and fairy tales, and realize that they have to starve themselves (just like many Hollywood actresses did) in order to feel satisfied, moreover, so the society would be satisfied.
And when was being healthy and happy wrong and being “underweight” right ?