reddit user usagimimi transitioned from male to female and lost 170 poundsThe Internet often gets a bad rap for being a breeding ground for hate, but this popular Reddit post proves that, at least for some people, it's the best support system available.

Reddit user UsagiMimi posted the photos seen after the jump of her two-year weight loss and sex transformation with the title, "Two years, some hormones, and 170 lbs later."

The post garnered nearly 1000 comments in just one day from various supportive sources calling UsagiMimi "gorgeous" and "inspirational."

No, Reddit users. You're gorgeous and inspirational.