Muscle Man's Lunchtime Showdown: A Tale of Body Shaming and Retaliation at the Workplace 🍗💪👀

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Imagine this: You're a dedicated bodybuilder, and you've just landed a new job. You're excited, ready to make friends, and eager to fit in. But soon, your colleagues start to comment on your eating habits and physique. They call your healthy meals 'dog food' and make fun of your muscular build. You try to shrug it off, but the comments keep coming. What do you do? Here's one man's story of how he decided to fight fire with fire when his physique became the office's favorite topic. 💪🥗🔥

A New Job, Two Sites, and a Bodybuilder's Dilemma 🏢💼💪

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The Lunchtime Commentaries Begin 🍱🗣️

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Bodybuilder's Lunch: A Topic of Office Gossip 🥗👀

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The 'Healthy Eating' Backlash 🍏🥦🤨

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From 'Dog Food' to Steroid Accusations 🐶💊😲

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The 'Muscle Man' Mockery Continues 💪😅

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The Lunchtime Showdown: Bodybuilder vs. Body Shamers 🥊🍗

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The Bodybuilder Snaps Back! 💥🗣️

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Turning the Tables: The Bodybuilder's Retort 🔄💪

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The 'Unbaked Loaf of Bread' Comment 🍞😂

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Accusations and Consequences 📝👀

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The Office Showdown: A Bodybuilder, His Lunch, and the Battle Against Body Shaming 🥊🍗👥

In a world where body shaming is becoming increasingly unacceptable, our bodybuilder friend found himself in the eye of the storm at his new workplace. His healthy eating habits and muscular physique became the hot topic of office gossip. From calling his meals 'dog food' to mocking his wide shoulders, his colleagues didn't hold back. But when the comments got too personal, he decided to fight back, serving some sassy retorts of his own. Now, some colleagues are crying foul, accusing him of being a bully. As he prepares for a sit-down with the boss, we're left wondering - was he right to stand up for himself, or did he cross a line? Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation... 🤔💭

NTA. If they can't take it, they shouldn't dish it out. 😏

XxFireflyxxX | XxFireflyxxX

"NTA, but ESH. Don't stoop to their level in workplace."

MechaRaptor901 | MechaRaptor901

ESH. Retaliation could have been avoided by reporting to HR. 👍

anarchyshift | anarchyshift

"Healthy eating comeback shuts down workplace body shamer 💪🍗"

nora1981 | nora1981

"Not everyone wants to look like an unbaked loaf of bread." 💪🍞

Smaam2018 | Smaam2018

Educating others about the impact of their comments is important! 👍

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NTA. Don't let their body shaming bring you down! 💪🍗

k_speel | k_speel

Snapping back at body shaming coworkers - ESH 😠

jpcats | jpcats

NTA. Don't let their insecurities bring you down. 💪

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"ESH" - Retaliation may have backfired, but body shaming is wrong 🙅🏼

Jed08 | Jed08

Engaging in a workplace showdown: ESH, but retaliation escalates tensions.

Lereas | Lereas

INFO: Did you address this at all before you snapped? 🤔

lifeonthegrid | lifeonthegrid

Unhealthy workplace communication leads to passive-aggressive retaliation. 👀

terrapharma | terrapharma

ESH: Retaliation never solves the problem, but two wrongs don't make a right 🙅

stink3rbelle | stink3rbelle

Fit shaming is just as harmful as fat shaming 😡

varbie_96 | varbie_96

Unprofessional workplace behavior escalates, perpetuating stereotypes and tension 👀

gofourbarney | gofourbarney

NTA or YTA? Show off your squat game, bro! 💪🍗


Take control of the meeting and address the sexual harassment 👊

hesterpry | hesterpry

ESH: A tale of workplace body shaming and retaliation 💪🍗

des1gnbot | des1gnbot

NTA. Stand up against workplace bullies and document their behavior.

acabxox | acabxox

NTA, but professionally? Address the issue calmly to avoid escalation. 🙏

griseldabean | griseldabean

NTA - Fat person finds humor in body shaming comment 😂

Delicious-Tangelo861 | Delicious-Tangelo861

Standing up against body shaming at work 😂😂😂

UhoesCantbanME | UhoesCantbanME

Fit person defends against body shaming double standard. 💪

cheeky_sailor | cheeky_sailor

Empathy for bodybuilders facing diet and body shaming 💪

sam0w0mas | sam0w0mas

NTA: Workplace body shaming is gross. Check out Alison's site!

MissMurderpants | MissMurderpants

Engage with rude comments by deflecting and staying positive! 😊

mranster | mranster

NTA: Standing up to body shaming and double standards 💪

MorgainofAvalon | MorgainofAvalon

Standing up against body shaming at the workplace 💪🏼

OftheSea95 | OftheSea95

NTA. Body shaming at work? No one should tolerate that! 💪🍗

BlondathonThe1st | BlondathonThe1st

NTA bordering on ESH. Stand up against body shaming! 💪

AuroraWolfMelody | AuroraWolfMelody

NTA, but handle workplace conflicts with maturity and communication 👍

bpsavage84 | bpsavage84

NTA stands up to workplace bullies, sparks showdown 💪

LandShark4567890 | LandShark4567890

Insecure muscle man gets called out for body shaming 💪

scrappaper96 | scrappaper96

Don't stoop to their level. Rise above and ignore them. 💪

CanadianBAC0N95 | CanadianBAC0N95

NTA: Body shaming at work? Just mind your own business 🙅🏼

TabbMadd | TabbMadd

Respect for the OP's journey to fitness and standing up against body shaming! 💪🏼


Standing up against body shaming at the workplace 💪

selene_1989 | selene_1989

NTA. Shutting their mouths would've saved everyone a hassle 🙄

CordeliaGrace | CordeliaGrace

NTA, shedding light on the hidden side of body shaming 👏

Kyoiskami | Kyoiskami

Hilarious comeback to body shaming comment 😂

t0ughbun | t0ughbun

NTA. Retaliating against body shamers and their misguided assumptions 💪

MackeralSky | MackeralSky

NTA. Empowering response to body shaming and sexist comments. 💪

Logical-Opinion-3706 | Logical-Opinion-3706

Body shaming hypocrisy: NTA until they don't 'approve' of you 🙅

XxskrimxX | XxskrimxX

NTA - Calling out double standards and disrespectful behavior 👏

UshiiMoe | UshiiMoe

Electric fence karma: NTA gets shocking retaliation for workplace shaming 🍗

ChuckGreenwald | ChuckGreenwald

Intimidation factor: Bodybuilder physique as a deterrent to workplace bullying. 💪

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NTA: Body shaming goes both ways, let's stop the judgment

julesB09 | julesB09

Body shaming hurts everyone, fight back against cruelty! 💪

staypuffwummin | staypuffwummin

NTA: Embrace your body and ignore the haters! 💪🍗

RadioheadFan1991 | RadioheadFan1991

Hilarious comment about body shaming and retaliation at work 😂

G18Curse | G18Curse

Body shaming at work: ESH regrets not handling it better 😔

lastnameever00 | lastnameever00

Supportive comment: You're strong and inspiring! Keep going 💕

TigerWithAnxiety | TigerWithAnxiety

NTA. Addressing workplace body shaming and standing up for yourself! 💪

Feeling-better2day | Feeling-better2day

NTA. Body shaming at work? Not cool! Shut them down! 💪

bouncyandrea | bouncyandrea

Play stupid games, win stupid prizes! 🥖

Key_Jelly8276 | Key_Jelly8276

Embrace your uniqueness! NTA for standing up against body shaming 👏

KhaosElement | KhaosElement

Jealousy breeds haters 👀👎 Keep shining, ignore the negativity!

S_204 | S_204

Document incidents, steer conversation towards toxic workplace, gather recommendations. 👍

_Bisclavert | _Bisclavert

Stand up for yourself and shut down workplace body shaming! 💪

lighting-gal | lighting-gal

NTA. Shutting down body shaming with a healthy dose of sass 💪

amandaxzee | amandaxzee

Empowering response to body shaming and reclaiming personal boundaries 💪

Flashy_Current2284 | Flashy_Current2284

Positive reinforcement for healthy lunch choices at the workplace 🍗

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NTA, haters gonna hate your hard-earned gains 💪🏼👌

GreatOneLiners | GreatOneLiners

NTA, but HR is the way to go! Keep it professional 👍

Icegiant- | Icegiant-

Commenter stands up against body shaming but could have handled it better.

yellowydaffodil | yellowydaffodil

Seek justice! Report the harassment to HR for workplace safety 🚨

Timmyisagirl | Timmyisagirl

Standing up against body shaming: You go, NTA! 💪

Banarna_Hands | Banarna_Hands

Eating healthy and shutting down haters like a boss! 💪

rdg5220 | rdg5220

Standing up against body shaming and promoting self-acceptance 💪🍗

Toast_face_killa | Toast_face_killa

NTA, but HR should have been approached earlier. 👍

mary_goose | mary_goose

Stand up for yourself and expose their hurtful comments! 💪

tabatharocks | tabatharocks

NTA. Healthy eating can be delicious! Don't let them bring you down 💪🍗

lenarachel626 | lenarachel626

Defending yourself at work can be tough but necessary. 🙏

InquisibuttLavellan | InquisibuttLavellan

Standing up against body shaming at the workplace. 💪

causticalchemy | causticalchemy

Bullied at work, fought back, now walking on thin ice. 😳

Ackapus | Ackapus

Vegan lifter faces body shaming at work 😫

lorettabeans | lorettabeans

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