Wednesday, April 13, 2011

From ABC.com - J. Crew Ad With Boy's Pink Toenails Creates Stir

Social Conservatives Call Ad 'Propaganda;' Transgender Groups Say Reaction is 'Ridiculous'

Two things... First, I remember being 18 or 19 and my grandfather gave each of his grandchildren $250. My aunt wouldn't give me my money until I removed my nail polish. What was the big deal... Was I hurting anyone? Is this kid hurting anyone? How is a little boy with pink toe nails tearing the social fabric of our world apart?

Second, haven't these people ever seen Popeye (Look at about 1:05)? I mean, he was doing this in cartoons in the 1940's or do these social conservatives feel this cartoon should be banned?

AHHHH! Get over it people!

OK, that is my two cents... Now go read the article

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