Fat Like Me

This ABC News Special put a slim, popular teenage girl in a fat suit and sent her to a new school. The show looks at issues of obesity and children, and what parents can do to help their kids win the war on weight. By transforming her body image, the teenage girl along with her classmates are forced to confront their widely held and accepted prejudices about overweight people. From ignorance to acceptance and understanding one can pave the way towards understanding.

ABC

2003