(Closed) You can't be a vegetarian…. You're not skinny

posted 6 years ago in Wellness
Post # 3
5958 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: April 2018

I would ask her if she wants to feel how hard I could punch.

Post # 4
488 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

This is the second post I have seen this week on people being just HATEFUL.


WHAT IS WRONG WITH THIS WORLD?!  Ugh.  I’m curious, what did you say back to her?

Post # 5
8042 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2013

Whaaat?! I can’t believe how tactless some people are.

Post # 6
5093 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: January 2012

WTF?  “Vegetarian” doesn’t mean “health freak”.  My ex-FSIL (she and BIL got divorced not long after Darling Husband and I got engaged) is vegetarian, but she HATES vegetables.  In other words, she survives almost entirely on cheese pizza.  Because THAT is a healthy diet.

I have known vegetarians who are rail-thin and vegetarians who are morbidly obese.

Your coworker is crazy.

Post # 7
70 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

Moments like this really call for a slap.

Post # 8
1691 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I would have said, how strange, for a human you’re just ugly!

Post # 9
7293 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2011

Wow! What a peach she is!

Personally, I do not find vegetarian eating styles to be indiicative of health nor low wieght..

Post # 10
4327 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 1992

@Eva Peron:  Gee thanks, now I want a peach.

Post # 12
4046 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

It means that she is judgmental with no personal skills.

Seriously, what a terrible thing to say.

Post # 13
1115 posts
Bumble bee

@Hbomb84:  “This is the second post I have seen this week on people being just HATEFUL.

I was JUST thinking this! Are there really that many asshats in the world???


Post # 14
8430 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

I really dislike how hateful posters get in response to threads about “hateful people”.

No need to call the woman a bitch or any other name or talk about physical violence.

What she said was hurtful but it sounds like she didn’t realise it. It also sounds like she is fairly unimformed about a vegetarian/vegan lifestyle.

Personally I would have told her how hurtful her remarks were and maybe ask about what she knows of vegetarian diets and healthy eating in general.

Post # 16
1036 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

& let me guess she is over weight ?

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