- Recent post-pregnancy photos and selfies went viral and sparked outrage online
- Photo by Maria Kang with caption "What's your excuse?" seen more than 16 million times
This story was originally published on CNN.com in 2014.
(CNN)Before you're outraged at yet another story on Maria Kang, the mom who sparked outrage with her scantily clad "What's your excuse?" photo, or Caroline Berg Eriksen, the fitness blogger who created a firestorm after posting a shot that she claimed was just four days after giving birth, hear me out.