Our gal Rihanna is all about body positivity and was recently praised by fans for showing off her “stretch marks” on Instagram.
It reminded us how there are no rules when it comes to bikini bodies. Everybody is different.
However, not according to Twitter user Angel Flexcobar who apparently knows all the “rules” when it comes to bikinis, tweeting about it last year.
Needless to say, the tweet took off.
The comment read, “No girl over 105 [47kg] should be wearing a 2 piece bathing suit lmao.”
No girl over 105 should be wearing a 2 piece bathing suit lmao
— Angel Flexcobar (@ILLEGALEGNA) July 4, 2017
Women responded in the most vivid possible way, by sending Angel tweets of themselves in all their over-47 glory, looking fly in bikinis of every size.
“Damn so that makes 180 [81kg] way out of the picture,” clapped back one responder. “127 [57kg] sorry to offend ya buddy,” wrote another. (“I forgive u,” Angel wrote back, clearly not getting the joke.)
damn so that makes 180 way out of the picture pic.twitter.com/qiFQela1cX
— Chyna♛ (@_cheyennetaylor) July 10, 2017
over 105 and still wearing whatever the hell i want pic.twitter.com/NLFpwNYG39
— savage syd (@syd_buck35) July 10, 2017
127. Easy lol.
Who y’all expect to weigh 105 bey? pic.twitter.com/Uwi2u6MpQs
— rza. (@rulerzigz) July 11, 2017
Three cheers for bold moves by all these amateur bikini models.
It takes a confident person to send a bikini photo out into the Twittersphere, and they’re all clearly ready to fight for their bodies to be respected.
One potential problem — a conspiracy theory suggests that Angel was baiting women with his “opinion” in order to get them to send him bikini photos.
“Julia, I love you but you only have to look at the replies to realize he said this to get hot girls sending bikini pics,” wrote @dorothymorganD.
Whoops! Either these over-47kg women deeply offended Angel, or just gave him enough pics to peruse for a long time.
As the saying goes, the only revenge better than sending a bikini photo is living well.