Archives for November 2016

Nov
28

Where are the role models?

"I like what you say about the extra attention your husband gives you when you wear stockings - 'When I wear stockings, I have control of this big, aggressive, self-assured man.' And also that you feel confident when 'dressed elegantly' Those are both positive things. "Your excellent point about 'Hollywood's depiction of sluts wearing stockings' and that there 'aren't visible role models wearing stockings to give … [Read more...]

Nov
21

Brooke Burke

Brooke Lisa Burke was born in Hartford, Connecticut and raised in Tucson, Arizona, the younger of two siblings born to Donna and George Burke. Her mother is of Portuguese background but was adopted and raised Jewish. Her father is of French and Irish descentand left the family when she was 2. She was thereafter raised by her Armenian stepfather in her mother's Jewish religion; and is raising her children Jewish … [Read more...]

Nov
14

An open letter to Mondo

In the cover story of its February 2001 issue, British men's magazine Mondo claimed that tights (pantyhose) were sexier than stockings. We all know that's not true. And for a magazine to perpetuate such a falsehood with such vigour was, to me, immensely irritating. Cosequently I wrote to tell them. Here for your reference, is my letter... I had big hopes for Mondo when it first appeared but the pantyhose article … [Read more...]

Nov
07

Andi Muise

Amanda Elizabeth Janet Muise (born January 12, 1987), better known as Andi Muise, is a Canadian model. Born on January 12, 1987 in North Bay, Ontario, Muise was discovered at the age of 14 in a Barrie mall by Michèle Miller, owner of the International Model Management agency, who also discovered Jessica Stam. She is an only child. Muise is of Irish, French and Native American descent. Muise has modelled for major … [Read more...]