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    The Plus-Size Model Who Made Sports Illustrated History Is So Inspiring

    Ashley Graham for President.

    Perhaps you already know Ashley Graham, the first plus-size model to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.

    She's appearing alongside UFC star Ronda Rousey and model Hailey Clauson.

    She is, in short, a total smokeshow.

    Graham stopped by Ellen to chat about the historic moment, and her thoughts on what "plus size" really means.

    First, let's just take a moment. This is a huge first. This is the first time this has happened in 52 YEARS.


    Graham offered up her thoughts on what "plus size" really means...

    ...and how she would prefer we all refer to it henceforth.

    She also advocated for women to feel healthy at every size, rather than aim to fall under a certain category.