The Reason We Keep Showing American Apparel SoftcoreJenna Sauers8/24/10 3:32pm357EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissBlock for jezebelHideThis is not an ad for American Apparel. Nor is this. Or this. Or this, either. None of the posts that comprise our coverage of the struggling t-shirt company and its pants-optional C.E.O. is an ad. Critique depends upon quotation.