Topic: controversy

9 Fictional Characters Who Have Been Inappropriately Made Over On Book Covers

9 Fictional Characters Who Have Been Inappropriately Made Over On Book Covers

As you may have heard, book lovers everywhere are outraged over the sexy makeover one publisher gave Anne Shirley, beloved protagonist of the Anne Of Green Gables series. As you can see, someone saw fit to replace that unsexy, ginger haired ten-year-old with a buxom blonde just dying for a roll in the hay. Amazon has since removed the offending image, but why stop there? This problem goes way beyond Anne Shirley. Here are nine other fictional characters who’ve been inappropriately made over on book covers. I hope you’re in the mood to yell at your computer screen. More »

Here Is The Totally SFW Superbowl Ad (For Porn) That CBS Rejected

Here Is The Totally SFW Superbowl Ad (For Porn) That CBS Rejected

Everyone knows the Superbowl is really about the ads. Companies fall all over themselves to try to promote their products in the cutest/cleverest/sexiest way possible during this, the year’s most important moment in the inexplicably popular blood sport known as “American football.” So naturally, online pornography site Pornhub (link NSFW) tried to get in on the action with an ad that was not bad, as porn ads go. More »

Azealia Banks Is Not Amused With Dolce & Gabbana’s Racist Earrings

Azealia Banks Is Not Amused With Dolce & Gabbana's Racist Earrings

Remember when Dolce & Gabbana got in Internet trouble for including explicitly racist imagery in their Spring 2013 collection, and we wrote about it, and then they issued a very weak and hole-filled defense, and we wrote about that, too? Well, those racist images are still out there in the world being sold to people, and now a prominent African American fashionista has weighed in on them. More »