Go Ahead Quote Me

Singer Beth Ditto
Singer Beth Ditto
Film-maker Michael Moore
Film-maker Michael Moore
Actress Gabrielle Union
Actress Gabrielle Union

People probably won't like that, but I do. I much prefer it to 'curvy'. I'm not a road, I'm a human. I think plus-size is fine too.

SINGER BETH DITTO on liking the word "fat"


He was never a joke. Treating him as one only strengthened him.

FILM-MAKER MICHAEL MOORE on United States president-elect Donald Trump


Some people, like the method actors, are actually inhaling the food, but that food had been sitting out for days, so I didn't touch it; I just sort of moved it around on the plate.

ACTRESS GABRIELLE UNION, who did not touch the feasts laid out for family dinner scenes in her new movie, Almost Christmas

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 12, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe