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A Beautiful And Real Response To A Disgusting Article That Should Never Exist

An article titled "5 Reasons to Date a Girl With an Eating Disorder" was posted online, and it took less than five minutes for one woman to serve up the most kick-ass response.

The article makes a number of idiotic statements. But thankfully poet Megan Maughan has several unforgettable rebuttals.

Trigger warning: This video talks in detail about eating disorders.


So, to recap...

Idiotic Statement #1:

The Truth:

Idiotic Statement #2:

The Truth:

Idiotic Statement #3:

The Truth:

Idiotic Statement #4:

The Truth:

Idiotic Statement #5:

The Truth:

For some people, every day is Independence Day. For Janis Shinwari, this will be his first 4th of July as an American citizen. And boy, he earned it.

"If I was in Afghanistan—if I didn't come here, I wouldn't be alive now. I would be dead." Shinwari told CNN Heroes in 2018. Shinwari risked his life for nine years serving as a translator for U.S. forces in his native country of Afghanistan. He risked his life everyday knowing that should he be caught by the Taliban, the consequences would be severe. "If the Taliban catch you, they will torture you in front of your kids and families and make a film of you." Shinwari said. "Then [they'll] send it to other translators as a warning message to stop working with the American forces."

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