Our Lady of Weight Loss

Our Lady of Weight Loss


Betty Boop: Sexy, Dangerous and Spreading Sugar In the Ghetto

ART betty boop.jpg
Betty Boop No Longer Virtuous by Janice Taylor, Life & Wellness Coach, Cert. Hypnotist, Author of the Our Lady of Weight Loss books, and 50-pound big-time-loser.
Betty Boop, the first and quite possibly the most famous animated sex symbol was first served up and dished out during the Depression era; debuting on August 9, 1930, in the cartoon Dizzy Dishes.
Betty, sporting high heels, garter belt, short dress, and false eyelashes was the first cartoon to fully represent a sexual woman. Betty’s virtue was often challenged, but in the end, on film – in animated form – she proved to be a good girl.
Fast forward to August, 2008 – some 78 years later – Betty Boop is alive and well … she’s living in East Harlem.

Is Betty still a dishy-dish? Is her virtue still being challenged? Has she ultimately remained a good girl?

I stopped by the local Bodega on my home late last night, hoping against all hope that I might find a fresh container of skim milk or even 1% or 2% (for my morning coffee). Alas, I had to settle for full fat.
As I approached the ‘check-out’ counter, there stood Betty Boop … tall (great posture), winking at me, big head, red lips and all … luring me in, ‘check me out!’ The label promised “Betty Boop Lip Gloss is ‘au’some.’” I’m pulled in; this will be a fun gift for my friend’s daughter who loves to get into her mommy’s lipsticks and play dress-up.
$1.99 later, at home, at closer examination I realize that the lip gloss is, in fact, candy! Corn syrup and sugar, its first ingredients!

Betty Boop
Candy</small.

Lip Gloss.

Wink and a Kiss

Betty Boop is contributing to the fattening of America; to the obesity of our children. All cute and fun, but no longer the good girl – she spreads sugar through-out the ghetto, straight onto the lips of our children (3 and over – see small print on back label).
I feel betrayed – saddened, in fact. Betty, who in the days of yore held to some level of integrity, sold out. She’s still a cute and alluring dishy-dish, but she has lost her innocence and is no longer virtuous.
Be outraged with me! Write Au’Some, Inc., 2031 Route 130, Ste. E., Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852, USA. Tell them that you want more for your children and they should, too!
Betty is distributed by Au’some, Inc. A King Features Syndicate, Inc./Fleischer Studios, Inc. ™ Hearst Holdings, Inc./Fleisher Studios, Inc. product.

Spread the word, NOT the icing,
Janice

Follow Janice on Twitter! Food facts. tips and motivation throughout the day!
Workshops! Come, play with me!
Free Our Lady of Weight Loss E-Cards! Spread the FUN word!
For more motivation and inspiration, join the Kick in the Tush Club: Beliefnet Chapter.
Pick up a copy of Janice’s latest: All Is Forgiven, Move ON ~ Our Lady of Weight Loss’s 101 Fat-Burning Steps on Your Journey to Sveltesville!
” . . . . kooky genius ~ see if her idiosyncratic diet plan will work for you.” ~ O, The Oprah Magazine
ART heart.jpg about Janice
Need a coach? Write Janice for a Free Consult!



  • Lisa

    I’m with you on the sugar, high-fructose corn-syrup dangers all the way. Sugar and HFCS is causing all kinds of health problems, including diabetes and obesity and children should NO way be marketed to in this way.
    I would disagree with you on the low fat thing, however. If you don’t eat fat, what is left? Lots of grains (most of which are processed — “whole grains” are pretty hard to find) which simply convert to sugar in the body, causing increased insulin, and highs and lows that can even contribute to mood imbalances, anxiety and depression, and weight gain. I’m for a whole foods diet that includes some fat, in order to provide satisfaction so that we are not constantly hungry.
    Lisa

  • Janice Taylor, blogger for Our Lady of Weight Loss

    Hi there Lisa, I’m not against fat. It’s just that 3 servings (per Weight Watcher and other balanced ‘diet’ plans) is all that’s needed on a daily bais … and of the good fats. Olive Oil and Avocado. I’ve noticed that people use too much fat; and as we all know too much of a good thing cancels out the good.
    I was working with a lovely woman who was thinking that good fats are great and was drizzling olive oil on just about everything she ate from morning till night. She was gaining weight. Once we took a good look at her food intake (another good reason to get real and write it down), reduced the amount of fat (did not remove it entirely), she removed those excess pounds and was thrilled.
    So … for the record, low-fat to me, means the appropriate amount of fat! I’m in favor of a balanced approach to food and life!
    Thanks for leaving a comment. Our Lady of Weight Loss loves comments. Her heart is singing.
    Janice (on behalf of OLofWL)

  • aka

    betty boop és feia

  • sexy beast

    u know wat im 2 sexy nd all i know is im THINER than all u fat blubbery chicks wit UR jelly rolls

  • http://sexy123 sexy beast

    im so sexier nd thiner than all yall!!!!!!!

  • http://www.marimethod.com/about/ Lose Fat Stomach

    Agree!! apart from sweetening your taste buds, and satisfying your sweet tooth, sugar has no health benefits to offer you. Sugar is an unnatural substance that is produced as a result of an industrial process, called refining.
    In the refining process you lose out on all the vitamins, minerals, proteins, and other essential nutrients. So when you are told that sugar is not healthy, believe it.

  • http://www.pornfick.com/video/beherrschung german porn|alman porno|deutsch porn

    I’ve been browsing on-line more than 3 hours as of late, yet I never discovered any attention-grabbing article like yours. It’s lovely value enough for me. In my view, if all website owners and bloggers made excellent content as you did, the internet will probably be a lot more helpful than ever before.

Previous Posts

#OneWord Thursday: #Money #Money #Money - Show Me the $$$
Hello Tushkateers,  This morning, I woke up with money on my mind.  It could be because this past Tuesday was April 15, Tax Day.  It could be because yesterday’s mail delivery was chock-full of bills.  Or, it could be because as I was drifting off to sleep, a lottery commercial was airing.  (

posted 10:05:50am Apr. 17, 2014 | read full post »

Couch Potato's Dream: Burn Calories While Watching Movies
Dearest Couch Potato, I've got some splendid news for you!  University of Mississippi researchers found that ‘movie munchers’ ingested 28% more buttered popcorn when watching “Love Story” than those who watched the comedy “Sweet Home Alabama.” A Vanderbilt University study found that

posted 11:03:03am Apr. 16, 2014 | read full post »

Kick in the Tush Tuesday: 5 Tax Day Money Rituals Sure to Manifest Mammoth Returns
Good Day Tushkateers,  Are you ready for a Kick in the Tush?  A money manifesting Kick in the Tush?  As today is Income Tax Day, Our Lady of Weight Loss and I share, here, with you the most powerful money rituals ever, which are sure to manifest mammoth returns! 5 (simple and highly effective)

posted 10:14:00am Apr. 15, 2014 | read full post »

Puzzled? A Tax Day Full Moon Money Ritual !!!
This week's Get Jiggy Weight Loss JigSaw Puzzle, "In Our Lady We Trust," was inspired by the full moon, scheduled to appear in all its fullness glory on Tax Day, April 15, a time for many about money, and the full moon's ability to bring wealth into our lives! As you click through this week's puz

posted 12:08:42pm Apr. 14, 2014 | read full post »

Puzzled? Grackles are Fat, too?
This week's Get Jiggy Weight Loss JigSaw Puzzle, "Grackle," was inspired by the many, many big, brash, raucous Great-Tail Grackles that are flying through the air, lighting on trees, as well as pecking their way through the freshly seeded lawn, here, right in front of me. "Have you no shame, Grac

posted 9:10:31am Apr. 10, 2014 | read full post »




Report as Inappropriate

You are reporting this content because it violates the Terms of Service.

All reported content is logged for investigation.