For more information on cookies please refer to our cookies policy. Switch to Mobile Site Night mode. Man appears in Belfast court over Jennifer Dornan murder after being extradited. It is all our responsibility what impressions are left on young, sensitive minds and what lasting effect those impressions have. As our models continue to remain the elusive size 8, they get more and more out of touch with the girl on the street. Hip bones positively scream out for attention from the screen, tanned skin stretched taut against bone, skeleton clearly visible with just the slightest amount of flesh allowed to differentiate that actress from one whose body had been entirely ravaged by some parasitic disease or famine.
And that kind of damaging influence has got to be acknowledged and changed.
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Because can you imagine all the good that could do? Contribute to this story: Follow Us Twitter Facebook. Therefore thin is something you need to become. As a society we bear collective responsibility to ensure that the images that are projected back at our children are diverse and real and appropriate. My mind was already made up back in Krispy Kreme after dark.