10 February 2013 11:31 AM, PST | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Winner Of The Week: Melissa McCarthy. New York Observer critic Rex Reed may have inadvertently sparked a minor media firestorm this week with his review of Identity Thief, in which he went beyond his dislike of the movie and McCarthy's performance in it to disparage her weight. ("Tractor-sized" and "hippo" were some of the kinder epithets.) Of course, he was roundly excoriated for his sexism (has he ever used such language to describe movie comics like Kevin James, Chris Farley, or John Candy?), but McCarthy got the best revenge by »


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