Doctors said I wasn't fat enough for weight-loss surgery. But I got it done anyway -- and suffered the consequencesMonday, Jul 8, 2013 11:30 PM UTC 80
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Rayya Elias was born in Aleppo Syria in 1960. Her family moved to Detroit in late 1967. She is an author, musician, and filmmaker. Her book “Harley Loco: A Memoir of Hard Living, Hair, and Post Punk, from the Middle East to the Lower East Side” was published by Viking
in April 2013. She has a Huffington Post blog. She lives in New York City.
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