Recently on the rumor mill is the nugget that Jessica Simpson will be hosting her own reality show, where she explores the perception of beauty and tackles body image issues.
Clearly this is a reaction to the media frenzy over Jessica Simpson's recent weight gain. I have to give the girl credit for finding the good in that awful situation. I hope that the show works out. It sounds like a good thing.
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