November 20, 2009 § 3 Comments
Leave it to the French to create “equality for all” ! 50 French politicians recently set up legislation that would put a “health warning” on all photos of women that have been airbrushed or digitally enhanced.
I think this is really stupid…I don’t want my magazines telling me that the advertisement of the hot dood or chick I’m looking at has been enhanced. Um, like, duh.
In many ways this legislation is super important, because it’s meant to put a stop to women’s beauty issues and to end serious health hazards like anorexia and dangerous plastic surgery. It also suggests the like “danger” of beauty. You know, because health warnings only go on things that will kill you, give you cancer, etc. Apparently, so will fashion models. « Read the rest of this entry »
April 1, 2009 § Leave a comment
The second season of Bravo’s Make Me A Supermodel premiered last Wednesday and OMFG it is a hot ass scandalous mess! You know you’re watching good teevee when all you can do is foam at the mouth about how hot Gabriel is, praying to Yahweh that he could pop out of the screen for just a few minutes. That’s all you need. Forget about the plot and all that old-school 20th century stuff. The People want hot, almost naked dudes and chicks in their teevee box.
Supermodel is another installment in Bravo’s line of design-competition reality TV. Sixteen glamazons and gorgeous mans vie for a $100,000 cash prize and a modeling contract with New York Model Management. Each week the contestants are judged on an unconventional photo shoot as well as their performance on the catwalk. Tyson Beckford coaches the hot dudes, and this other model teaches the womyns. At the end of each show, the weakest/ugliest bitch gets kicked off. But they get to keep their Look Book, though. So that’s kinda nice. « Read the rest of this entry »