Tumblr Will No Longer Allow Pro-Anorexia Blogs

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According to a policy change effective today, they fall into the newly banned "pro-self-harm" category. As the Awl notes, that's a very difficult (and controversial) line to draw and enforce. It's also sure to drive traffic to Pinterest, known in some quarters as Tumblr for ladiez, which has attracted a certain flowering of "thinspo" boards.