Celebrity·Posted on Feb 25, 2016The Plus-Size Model Who Made Sports Illustrated History Is So InspiringAshley Graham for President.by Keely FlahertyBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Perhaps you already know Ashley Graham, the first plus-size model to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. instagram.com She's appearing alongside UFC star Ronda Rousey and model Hailey Clauson. instagram.com instagram.com She is, in short, a total smokeshow. instagram.com 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. View this vine on Vine vine.co HUGE. Warner Bros. Graham offered up her thoughts on what "plus size" really means... Warner Bros. ...and how she would prefer we all refer to it henceforth. Warner Bros. She also advocated for women to feel healthy at every size, rather than aim to fall under a certain category. Warner Bros. ASHLEY 👏 GRAHAM 👏 FOR 👏 PRESIDENT. Warner Bros.