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Dad Bod Isn’t a Free Pass to Be Lazy

Dad Bod Isn’t a Free Pass to Be Lazy

Dad bod hit the big time last year when international man crush Leonardo DiCaprio was photographed in Bora Bora gallivanting with a Victoria’s Secret model while rocking some love handles. It shouldn’t have been that shocking to see. After all, the trope of the overweight dude with the super hot woman has been around forever; just look at any major sitcom as far back as The Honeymooners and The Flintstones to The Simpsons and The King of Queens. Still, an endless wave of think pieces and trend stories followed, which collectively celebrated the male pooch. Everyone thought it was adorable. As of late, pop culture has attempted to lessen the weight of our body issues with the body positivity movement. The struggle over weight is real for both women and men. As a woman, though, writing about men who have body issues is admittedly infuriating. Women carrying a few extra pounds are subject to gross terms like muffin tops and fupa while men get a free pass with the “adorable” dad…

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