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I might be aging myself when I blow the dust off this unlocked memory, but who doesn’t remember the rampant disgust for fat bodies that housed itself on Tumblr in the early to mid-2000s? Disguising itself as being “pro thin” or “pro anorexia”, a sick way to feel in and of itself, users all over the Internet came to Tumblr for tips, tricks, and how tos for staying thin, feeling full when you hadn’t eaten, and losing any weight they may have gained when they’d lost control.

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Casie Popkin

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