"I didn't want them to win. It's so annoying when I see it all over the place and everybody thinks they can bring me down. So my immediate response was I'm gonna post a picture and I'm like, 'I'm happy with me y'all'... I wasn't gonna let that (body-shaming) be the story. That wasn't the story." Pop star Selena Gomez refused to be bullied by body-shamers after she was branded "fat" as she secretly battled autoimmune disease lupus.