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March 19 2008 Large & Lovely Newsletter


Hey Curvy Chicks!

Happy belated St. Patty's Day. Did you wear green this week? I totally didn't.

On a more serious note I received an email from a reader last week about discrimination she has received while trying to find employment. She thought it would be a great article idea and while I agree with her I have no concrete thoughts or experience on the idea other than I agree that it is wrong. I started a forum thread about this topic and I would love it if you would chime in with any experience you might have either looking for work or in a current job where you felt you were discriminated against because of your size. The link to the forum is further down in the newsletter and the thread is called "Too Fat to Work".

(FYI - If you happen to be one of the Yahoo users who haven't received your newsletter in the last few weeks you might want to email yahoo and complain. They've been bouncing our emails even though people have signed up for the newsletters. Some go through and some don't. Go figure. And if you haven't signed up for the Large and Lovely newsletter please let me know. There's someone out there who thinks it's amusing to sign up people to the fat lady newsletter (it takes all kinds)).

Happy Hump Day!
Moe

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Jean Clement has have been organizing cruises for plus size ladies and men and their admirers for the last four years. She works for a full service travel agency (Your World Travel in Palatine, Illinois) that offers everything travel-related...

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Fat Quote:

"Fat people with eating disorders have different issues than those of us without — to wit, eating disorders. But we are all bloody well fat, all human, and all deserving of respect." ~Kate Harding (Shapely Prose)

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Moe's Five Favorite Things Shopping Blog:

* Big Green Bag
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* Visit My Five Favorite Things

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I hope to hear from you sometime soon, either in the forum or in response to this email message. I thrive on your feedback!

Have a great week!

M. E. Wood, Large & Lovely Editor
http://largeandlovely.bellaonline.com

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