The Scooby-Doo franchise—a consistent presence on TV since its first (and most iconic) series, 1969’s Scooby Doo, Where Are You?—has seen its fair share of ups and downs. But a new direct-to-DVD movie, Scooby-Doo: Frankencreepy, out this week, has an especially troubling conceit in the middle of its kid-friendly hijinks: the idea that not being thin is one of the worst punishments you can inflict on a girl.
First spotted by The Good Men Project and subsequently written about by The Huffington Post and the blog Mommyish, the movie involves the gang getting cursed and losing what means the most to them. For Daphne, that means her good looks. Here’s the scene in question: READ FULL STORY