As editors, we know firsthand how empowering words can be—and also how needlessly hurtful. Body image in particular seems to be the topic of conversation of late, with celebs like Kelly Clarkson and Pink being called out for their weight by jerk-y hosts and an insensitive public (for the record, both of these songstresses shrugged off the rude comments in the most graceful way). Thus, we found this quiz that People published today particularly compelling. If you’ve ever wondered if you should or shouldn’t body shame someone, this quiz will help you come to the right answer, no matter the circumstances. We only wish it had existed earlier.
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