Strangers on the internet, presumably sitting behind their computer screens licking the Cheeto dust off their fingers as they type hateful things on the internet, are coming after Mexican gymnast Alexa Moreno, making rude comments about her weight and her body.
Translated, it reads:
"Alexa Moreno, another example of pseudo athletes sent by the CONADE [Mexico's National Commission for Physical Culture and Sport] just to fullfill the quota."
Here's another, terrible, example:
"Exclusive pictures of Alexa Moreno at the end of her gymnastic routine."
Body shaming on the internet is always awful. And suggesting an Olympic athlete is out of shape is absurd. Here's the incredibly athletic Moreno performing:
Thankfully, for every online bully there seems to be 20 people who are willing to defend her.
"#AlexaMoreno is a great woman!"
"Congratulations to #AlexaMoreno for your great participation in the Olympics! One more reason to be proud despite all the criticism."
Say what you will trolls, but Alexa's strong and beautiful body carried her all the way to the Olympics.