For months the media has been discussing Kate Middleton's alleged pre-wedding slim down. Kate is getting a double dose of scrutiny, because she recently became a public figure and a bride-to-be: two roles that apparently make your weight everyone else's business. It's inconceivable that Kate's weight wouldn't be debated in the lead-up to the royal wedding. Commentators have settled on wringing their hands over her being "too thin," but if she gains 10 pounds they'll probably come up with an insulting moniker like "Princess Plump."
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