Tag: sex

Barbie's New Purpose: To Make Men Hot #unapologetic

Barbie, a doll that little girls (and boys) play with, is on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit issue, all grown up and ready to give men boners. The companies behind the campaign, Mattel and Sports Illustrated, say the theme of the campaign is “unapologetic.” I call it a bucketful of sleaze. How did this... Read more »

What It Takes To Be a Pop Star (if you're a woman)

Pink, who claims to be fighting the hyper-sexualization of women
Lately I’ve been wondering: do we judge male pop stars differently than female pop stars and, if so, how much does sex play into the equation? What I found really shocked me. Guys who take the stage these days tend to wear uber-fancy suits or comfortable, casual clothes. Women, on the other hand, are all... Read more »

What's Wrong With Twerking? 33 Girls Suspended at Scripps Ranch High School

In San Diego this week, a group of girls from Scripps Ranch High School were suspended for “twerking” on school property. In case you’re living in a cave, like I apparently have been, you may not be familiar with this phenomenon. So what is twerking? It’s when a person, usually a woman, rapidly shakes her hips... Read more »