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Husbands Should Be Allowed to Call Their Wives 'Fat'

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham Husbands who call their wives fat are pretty much universally reviled in our culture. After all, what kind of sexist awful man would possibly suggest that a woman needs to lose weight in order to be with him? The nerve! In theory, anyone would agree. But, in practice, there are a million different kinds of relationships and ways of communicating.
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