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Fans react to Selena Gomez's reported "weight gain" in the best way ever

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Magazine fat-shames Selena Gomez and is met with deserved and overwhelming backlash

Selena Gomez appears to be in a very good place in her life right now, but instead of focusing on the positives in the singer's life, the media has instead reported on her "weight gain."

In an article titled "Selena Gomez Gained A Few Pounds Amid Romance Rumors With Zedd!" OK! magazine speaks about how the "Come and Get It" hitmaker has put on a "few pounds recently."

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The piece goes on to speculate about whether Gomez has put on weight for a role in her new movie, or if her rumored romance with Zedd, whose real name is Anton Zaslavski, that could be the cause.

"Naturally, fans started to speculate online whether Selena packed on the pounds for her new role in the film or if it's love pounds!" the article says.

Firstly, let's just say that Gomez looks healthy. Secondly, the fact that society thinks they have the right to comment on someone's body like this is truly shocking. And so it's not surprising that Gomez's fans have taken to Twitter in droves to condemn the piece about her "weight gain."

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Comments range from simply commenting on how healthy and amazing Gomez looks right now to completely bashing the piece about her alleged weight gain and calling for people to unfollow OK! magazine.

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Many fans are repulsed by the comments on Gomez's body, and rightfully so, because it is coverage like this that creates body images issues and eating disorders.

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