Comedian causes social media backlash with ‘fat shaming’ video

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A comedian's YouTube account was temporarily shut down after a controversial video called "Dear Fat People" went viral.

Nicole Arbour regularly gets millions of views on her YouTube channel.

It was temporarily shut down on Saturday after the company warned her about violating its terms.

The account was back up by Sunday.

Her video has received more than 18 million views and massive social media backlash.

Arbour shut down the comments section on her video, tweeting that it doesn't mean she's scared, "It means that I don't give a (expletive) what u have 2 say."

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