Disgraced “wellness” blogger Belle Gibson has avoided a court appearance by answering questions posed to her by Consumer Affairs Victoria at the eleventh hour. Gibson is understood to have provided answers yesterday and her listed appearance at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today was averted. Consumer Affairs Victoria began investigating the “wellness” blogger in March after … [Read more...] about Disgraced “wellness” blogger Belle Gibson avoids court appearance
According to the Melbourne Magistrates court lists for tomorrow, the 10th of July, the much reported court case surrounding Belle Gibson and The Whole Pantry is set for another scene. To recap media reports, last week Consumer Affairs Victoria took Belle Gibson to court to compel her to answer 27 questions relating to the marketing of her business and it's products along with … [Read more...] about Belle Gibson Court Date. Not Quite What It Seemed.
At this point, you might be forgiven for thinking the elasticity of journalistic integrity has been stretched so far it’s practically boundless. With your feed flooded with bite-sized chunks of clickbait (You Think These Headlines Are Innocent But You Won’t Believe How They’re Killing Journalism!) and lists (Top 20 Reasons To Stop Reading Proper Articles), it’s easy to forget … [Read more...] about 60 Minutes’ Interview With Belle Gibson Was A Missed Opportunity
What a bizarre tale. An extraordinary rapid rise to becoming a brand attracting fame and status. The 23 (26) year old mum, with her heartrending story, not only managed to garner hundreds of thousands of followers, but secured book and app deals, plus won Cosmopolitan’s 2014 ‘Fun, Fearless Female’ social media award. It was in 2013 that Belle Gibson first claimed she had … [Read more...] about The Lessons We REALLY Need To Learn From Belle Gibson
Kylie Willey was suffering the agony of cancer and the sickness of chemotherapy when a friend told her of a true miracle. Sweet, young, and lovely fellow Australian Belle Gibson (below) had recently enchanted national media with her inspiring story of healing multiple terminal cancers by quitting chemotherapy and switching to things that feel “good and nurturing.” The … [Read more...] about To the Media Who Promoted Faux “Wellness Guru” Belle Gibson: No, You Don’t Get to Criticize Her Lack of Apology