A small collection of modern sexist ads that will make you feel like you’re living in a timewarp
A group of men in a board room thought these were hilarious, just let that sink in
2017 is a brave new world for women, obviously. Well, things could be better. We missed out on electing that female President and now we have one that grabs women by the pussy and yes OK, fair, tampons are still taxed and the wage gap still exists but look at least, at least our media has moved on. At least we’re not consuming the same sexist embarrassing archaic ads that sexualise and demean women that existed in the 50’s and 60’s, right.
Oh we are? Oh OK well then I don’t know what to tell you.
The weird fashion ads
(Including that time Google thought women only used the internet to buy shoes).
And the ugly
Aziz Ansari talks about the sexual misconduct allegations against him for the first time
‘I hope I’ve become a better person’
In a gig on Monday night, Aziz Ansari talked for the first time about the allegations of sexual misconduct made against him last year. During a massively oversubscribed gig at Village Underground in New York, Ansari said he hopes he has "become a better person." Vulture first reported the comments. The site said Ansari led…
Instagram now tells people when you screenshot, so just throw away your whole damn phone
Who thought this was a good idea!?
by Caroline Phinney
Lately, Instagram has sucked for a lot of reasons: posts are no longer in chronological order, influencers are reportedly being screwed out of money, and now, on top of everything else, Instagram alerts someone when you take a screenshot. Is nothing sacred?! Long gone are the days of snapping pics of your ‘friends’ and then…
People are slamming Bumble for an ‘abusive’ ad campaign involving painting endangered elephants
“No one should even consider climbing on an elephant’s back”
by Nian Hu
Bumble recently launched in India and celebrated with a launch party at City Palace in Jaipur. Instagram posts and stories reveal that the CEO Whiteny Wolfe Herd and various celebrities were in attendance. Several photos of the event show elephants being ridden with the Bumble logo painted on their faces. According to PETA Executive Vice…