Fat Poem

Former Wilmette Woman’s Poem On Eating Disorders Inspires Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga called her an inspiration – a woman who grew up in Wilmette and posted a poem about her struggle with eating disorders on YouTube.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

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Lawsuit: Teacher Was Called Fat, Told She ‘Looked Like S**t’ In Class

A special education teacher is suing a colleague and the Richland School District in Crest Hill, alleging that she was called fat and treated cruelly in front of students.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2012