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Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman snapped back at the TSA agents that body-shamed her

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Two-time Olympic and six-time Olympic medalist Aly Raisman accused TSA agents of making "rude" and "sexist" comments about her body appearance, CBS Boston reported. On Twitter, the Massachusetts native described the encounter, saying a female agent asked if Raisman was a gymnast because she "recognized [her] by [her] biceps." Meanwhile, a male TSA agent chimed in, "I don't see any muscles" while continuing to stare at her.

She wasn't afraid of holding back.

According to recent remarks, Raisman admitted that body image was something that she always struggled with as a child.

"For me, when I was younger, in high school or middle school, everyone -- all the boys in my class -- made fun of me because I was stronger than all of them and I used to be so self-conscious about my arms," she said during Reebok's #PerfectNever female empowerment campaign. "It's funny now because when I meet people, they compliment me on them."

Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman snapped back at the TSA agents that body-shamed her

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