Dating Site Kicks Off Members For Gaining Weight

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The dating site BeautifulPeople.com kicked off 5,000 people after "vigilant members" reported users whose pictures showed they'd gained weight. ''Letting fatties roam the site is a direct threat to our business model," said the site's founder. [The Telegraph]

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ASmallTurnip
A Small Turnip

It is an absolutely genius marketing strategy, though. Hilariously repugnant as the whole concept is, I do have to doff my cap at their balls-out grab for free publicity.