Think Before You Hashtag: How Man Vs. Food’s Adam Richman Fat-Shamed and Promoted Suicide on Instagram.
This is why it’s important to be media literate. And show consideration for others. Great read.
(trigger warning for eating disorders and misogynistic language)
Hey all. I’ve really let this blog fall by the wayside, what with school and work and general inability to focus long enough to write a real post, but here I am!
So, most of you are probably familiar with Adam Richman, the dude from Man Vs. Food, a show on the Travel Channel. (the general gist is he goes on ~eating challenges~ across the country and eats vomit-inducing portions at local restaurants. That’s it. There’s no real redeeming factor here.) I’ve never liked Adam, he’s always given off a super entitled vibe and I’ve heard many stories about people going to meet him and him locking himself in his production van or ignoring fans.
He was a chubby dude the whole time the show was going on, but recently he’s lost a bunch of weight. D-list celebrities losing…
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