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

Ashley Graham for President.

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

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

 

3. She is, in short, a total smokeshow.

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

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

6. HUGE.

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7. Graham offered up her thoughts on what “plus size” really means…

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

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

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10. ASHLEY GRAHAM FOR PRESIDENT.

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