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NEWSFLASH: Barbie and GI Joe are Real

In American culture there is this tendency for girls, especially young girls, to read Fairy Tales from Glamour, Shape, and Vogue of a land far far away where girls dreams come true by photoshopping and picture editing actual human bodies into Super Models. In most other cultures around the world and in...

French Politicians Seek Warning Label on Pictures of Supermodels

Apparently there was a French Law that gained some popularity that would mandate all airbrushed and photoshopped images of slim and sexy models to have a disclaimer. Basically, the argument is that the edited pictures create expectations of reality that in fact do not exist.  Young women in particular...