Amy Schumer Is Slamming Glamour For Their "Not Cool" Plus-Size Issue
Hey, quick message for Amy Schumer: stop being so consistently awesome all the freaking time, kk? First, you leave theatre bartenders a ridiculous tip, then you shut down a sexist teen, and in between that you voice our exact thoughts about sex ALL THE TIME.
Now, you're standing up for body positivity in basically the best way - by pointing out that no matter what Glamour magazine says, you (and women like you) are not plus-sized.
In a photo shared on Instagram, Amy expressed her shock at seeing her name printed on Glamour's plus-size special issue. "I go between a size 6 and an 8... Young girls seeing my body type thinking that is plus size? What are your thoughts? Mine are not cool glamour not glamourous [sic]" she wrote.
She's also pissed off because the magazine placed her name on the cover without asking for her permission, or telling her about it.
I think there's nothing wrong with being plus size. Beautiful healthy women. Plus size is considered size 16 in America. I go between a size 6 and an 8. @glamourmag put me in their plus size only issue without asking or letting me know and it doesn't feel right to me. Young girls seeing my body type thinking that is plus size? What are your thoughts? Mine are not cool glamour not glamourous
However, the magazine has hit back in an attempt to clear up any confusion. "First off, we love Amy, and our readers do too—which is why we featured her on the cover of Glamour," said a spokesperson.
"The cover line on this special edition—which is aimed at women size 12 and up—simply says 'Women Who Inspire Us,' since we believe her passionate and vocal message of body positivity IS inspiring, as is the message of the many other women, of all sizes, featured. The edition did not describe her as plus-size. We are sorry if we offended her in any way."
You can watch our collection of Inside Amy Schumer sketches here.
Related: 11 Times Amy Schumer Voiced Every Woman's Thoughts About Sex
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