You'd think that we would be past this by now. I mean, isn't it enough that the ALL of Team USA's female gymnasts won gold at the highest level of athletic competition in the world? If anyone deserves a relaxing and fun day at the beach, it is Simone Biles, Aly Raisman and Madison Kocian.
For weeks, everything about them has been judged, questioned and commented on. Each of these Olympic stars has handled it with such grace and poise - often stepping up to defend themselves and others on social media.
You may remember this tweet directed at Aly Raisman:
I just don't get how this is physically possible. https://t.co/eUw1fzzNrC— Historical Pics (@HistoricalPics) August 10, 2016
And her perfect reply:
Years and years of conditioning & millions of repetition. Didn't happen over night. Started training this pass at 14 https://t.co/plVlkt5dsY— Alexandra Raisman (@Aly_Raisman) August 10, 2016
Well, another disbelieving commentator took it upon himself to mock the beautiful, fit bods of Simone Biles, Aly Raisman and Madison Kocian as they posed for a pic on the beach.
Here is Simone's sweet snap:
beach day 💗 pic.twitter.com/h2Dv1fxfmE— Simone Biles (@Simone_Biles) August 20, 2016
And the troll's terrible tweet:
Thankfully, there are plenty of fierce and decent people in the Twitterverse who are quick to right tasteless wrongs:
These tweets dealt the crushing blow to angry hippy and did the Olympians justice - he removed his comment moments later.
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