Let’s be honest, Tammy Slaton has dealt with her share of bullies. You might even say she’s an expert. But now, in season 3, fans believe that she is just perpetuating that cycle, becoming the bully herself. Continue reading and we’ll tell you what fans are saying.
1000-Lb. Sisters – Tammy Slaton’s Dealt With Her Share Of Abuse, Particularly From Darlene Slaton
Tammy Slaton assuredly contended with bullies most of her life and now it seems, to 1000-Lb. Sister fans, that she has become quite adept at it herself. Fame isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, and Tammy would agree as she has dealt with an increasing amount of criticism since achieving it.
Never mind that her own mother lacked the compassion that a mother should have for her children and is probably the least compassionate person in the reality TV genre, Tammy has had to deal with bullying and abuse from various other sources throughout her life.
Since the show began fans saw how cynical Tammy’s mother Darlene was towards her children and their weight loss goals and it painted a picture of a cold hard family life. One Reddit fan described it this way, “Their mother is one of the reasons Tammy behaves the way she does.”
1000-Lb. Sisters – Now Tammy Slaton Is Bullying Amy The Way She Was Bullied
Although the 1000-Lb. Sisters alum’s past history with abuse is tragic, fans believe that she’s perpetuating that cycle with her own family in Season 3, fighting them at every turn as they try to assist her on her weight loss journey. Tammy’s brother Chris Combs has had to contend with Tammy barking at him and her sister Amanda Halterman has even had to deal with threats of violence.
However, it’s Tammy’s youngest sister Amy, with whom she joined 1000-Lb. Sisters, that has been bullied the most in the eyes of viewers. One Reddit fan put it most succinctly, writing, “Tammy is bullying Amy like she was bullied.”
1000-Lb. Sisters – Tammy Slaton Has ‘A Lot Of Love In Her Life Now’
The bullying relationship between Tammy and Amy resembles the relationship had between Tammy and Darlene but fans also have some hope that Tammy will be able to break the cycle of abuse. But she’s going to have to start with her closest siblings who have been there for her.
One commenter expressed it like this: “Tammy’s upbringing was very hard but she has a lot of love in her life now.” Be sure to stay caught up on the situation by catching new episodes of 1000-Lb. Sisters Mondays at 9 PM CST on TLC, and returning here often for more 1000-Lb Sisters spoilers, news, and updates.