Aries Spears took some really individual chance ats Lizzo as it relates to her weight and look — however the web is on her side … hurrying to her defense en masse.
The comic did an interview with “The Art of Dialogue,” and when they published a bit of it on Friday … all hell broke out on Twitter. We will state this … what Aries suggested on is quite imply and the tone of it totally eclipsed the point he was attempting to make.
Aries Spears states that he can’t get passed the reality that Lizzo appears like the 💩emoji when inquired about her music. pic.twitter.com/C2d4pbfDwl
AS was asked if he believed Lizzo’s music was a standout in this day and age — however he instantly rotated to an insult. He states he can’t overcome the reality that she “looks like the s*** emoji” … and after that continues to state she has a quite face, however a dreadful body.
Aries goes on to state the appreciation she and others — whom he thinks about fat/unhealthy — is ass-backwards … including that if individuals truly cared, they’d send out a various message to these exact same stars (like Lizzo) … one that’s a bit more health-conscious and truthful.
I’m truly blown away that Aries Spears had actually the huge mouthed audacity to attack Lizzo for being fat. He’s a fat Black guy motivating us to weaponize fatphobia versus Lizzo, the mathematics simply ain’t mathing pic.twitter.com/NCEdaEIfwn
Bill Maher echoed comparable beliefs, however did so more tactfully. Here, Aries comes down in the rain gutter … and he’s spending for it with a few of these Twitter reactions on Lizzo’s behalf.
Numerous are explaining the paradox of Aries slamming Lizzo’s weight, noting he himself isn’t the very best shape — AS likewise pointed that out also, FWIW. Still, he’s being met the exact same viciousness he threw out in Lizzo’s instructions … with lots of buffooning his own looks.
Others are even arguing Lizzo remains in great shape — seeing how she can dance, sing and play the flute within any offered set. They state being “fat” does not imply being unhealthy.
Lizzo, naturally, has actually opened about all the hate she gets … and it’s undoubtedly taken a toll. Still, she keeps her head high and powers through — on this problem, she hasn’t reacted yet.