Sunday, August 2, 2015

Big dummies on the 'Today' show

I saw this on The Today Show Thursday morning. And now this pic of the plus-sized male mannequin - with the frighteningly small head and a hint of man boob - is floating around cyberspace.

Big dummies on the 'Today' show

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I saw this on The Today Show Thursday morning. And now this pic of  the plus-sized male mannequin - with the frighteningly small head and a hint of man boob - is floating around cyberspace. 

So I ask my Philly readers: what do you think about this dummy's big body (pun intended.)  Are you grossed out - as many folks were?  Do you think the largely over sized public should see themselves in clothing how they are, rather than how they want to be?

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