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No, Really, Suck It, Ralph Lauren | Manolo for the Big Girl

No, Really, Suck It, Ralph Lauren

A few of you may recall the recent firestorm over Ralph Lauren’s ultra-intense Photoshop mad skillz. Our own Plumcake covered the question with eloquence and style.

Well, now some good folks have organized their fury into a boycott. If you wish to join the boycott (and let Mr. Lauren know about it), here is where to go to sign on the dotted line.

Remember, Ralphie is the one who photoshopped a model until her head appeared literally bigger than her hips, tried to sue the first people to call him on it, and then fired the model for being too fat.

It’s bad enough that beauty is considered to be a dress size rather than lovely features or a spark of internal fire. Do we really need beauty to be too thin for anybody at all to achieve? My resounding response is Hell No!

I signed. Will you?

5 Responses to “No, Really, Suck It, Ralph Lauren”

  1. klee December 12, 2009 at 11:30 am #

    I have purchased lots of RL over the years, but will no longer do so. I’ve signed the letter, and will enforce it with my wallet.

  2. Jennie December 12, 2009 at 12:29 pm #

    What klee said!

  3. Francesca December 12, 2009 at 1:27 pm #

    Francesca is flattered that Twistie thought she (Francesca) wrote the original post, but in fact it was our dear Plumcake.

  4. Twistie December 12, 2009 at 3:30 pm #

    D’oh! Off to fix it.

    Plummy, can you ever forgive me?

  5. All Women Stalker December 14, 2009 at 2:57 am #

    I’m very late on the news. But damn! I’m gonna sign.