“One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes … and the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.”
“The year was 2081, and everyone was finally equal.”
Kurt Vonnegut, “Harrison Bergeron”
Kids always want to act older than they are. I know I didn’t wait until I was seventeen years old to read Seventeen.
Does the Victoria’s Secret college-aged PINK collection influence girls younger than its “intended” audience? Of course it does. But it’s only a rumor that VS’ new “Bright Young Things” collection is aimed at pre-college-aged girls. Hyper-sexualization is just another disgraceful facet of our culture. You don’t want your kid to wear Victoria’s Secret? Fair enough. That’s your job as a parent — to instill in your daughter the values you find indispensable. Will attacking an industry titan that’s made its millions selling sexy likely change its marketing approach?
I’d cohabitate with either of them any day. Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield get to live together in this beautiful home:
Sigh. It’s not fair. I guess that’s what happens when you have $2.5 million to spare. What are they going to do with 3,862 square feet of space, anyway?
“You’re wearin’ sweatpants today, Sarah? Rough week?” –My well-meaning teacher
Oh, you have no idea.