So we’d expect it to celebrate someone like Lizzie Velasquez: born with a rare disease that makes it impossible for her to gain weight.
As an eleven year-old girl, she stumbled upon an image on the web that looked like her.
It was her. And it had a caption: ‘the ugliest woman on the internet’.
Stunned, she scrolled down.
The image had been viewed by 4 and a half million people. Strangers who not only voted her unspeakably ugly, but in thousands of comments, outlined why.
Here is her response: