A true Luchador knows that size does not matter; weight does!
Fat tropes can be socially complicated to explain. Depending on the social context, fat can often be scorned or ridiculed as an Acceptable Target
, or praised for its voluptuousness. And though there might be various Unfortunate Implications
for any of these, obesity continues to have a controversially rich existence in tropes as an increasing percentage of the population of the industrialized world fall into the category currently labeled clinically overweight
— especially in The United States
where obesity rates are the highest. So for better or for worse
, here fat tropes are indexed.