Man Body-Shamed for Dancing Gets Huge Social Media Invite to LA Dance Party


Here’s one of those “see? there are good people on the internet too” stories: a man who was laughed at for dancing because of his weight received an overwhelming amount of support online from people who want to plan a really big party for him.

It all started out with this post by a user on 4chan:

The text above the pictures reads, “Spotted this specimen trying to dance the other week. He stopped when he saw us laughing.”

Well, the pictures made their way around the web, and obviously a lot of people didn’t care for the way “dancing man” was being treated and expressed their sympathy. One person decided to go the extra mile to help him out.

Cassandra Fairbanks kicked off a social media campaign to find the dancing man and throw him an epic VIP dance party:

After a day or so of searching, they found the dancing man. He set up a new Twitter account, @dancingmanfound, to thank everyone:

So obviously, plans for the huge dance party are underway, and as if that wasn’t enough, a bunch of celebrities even offered to show up:

[h/t Mashable]
[images via screengrab]

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