Sunday, February 26, 2006

Prime Minister Fails Remedial Feminism 101 for Dummies

'Mr Howard said he did not believe the ads implied that Australians had bad manners.

"I think watching that young girl walking up the beach, I don't think there's anything bad mannered about that," he said.

"I think it's a very attractive image and I don't think people will see that is in any way bad mannered, quite the reverse."'

[From here.]

Absolutely. Use a shot of a girl walking up a beach to sell something. Now there's a novel idea.

Post-neanderthal, too.

(Stereotype subversion rules. Image from here.)

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