Bra Company’s ‘MILF’ Ad Campaign Seems Like a Pretty Bad Idea

There are bad advertising campaigns, and then there are bad advertising campaigns. With “Are You a MILF?” True & Co., the online bra company with the magical algorithm that’s supposed to make in-store bra fitting a thing of our shameful, barbarous past, has probably launched a campaign that’s just a misguided… » 4/30/13 9:15pm 4/30/13 9:15pm

Jenny McCarthy Playboy Backlash Toes Line Between Assertions Of Ageism…

So that Jenny McCarthy "39 and SHE'S STILL GOT IT!!!11" Playboy spread released this month has been getting a lot of play since the new issue hit the stands. On the cover, she wears fingerless black fishnet gloves and little else. To the lower left hand corner, incongruously, is the smaller story "A Night In Paris… » 6/30/12 3:00pm 6/30/12 3:00pm

"Hasn't MILF Jumped The Shark Yet"? Good Question!

Upon hearing the news that the website www.voteforthemilf.com » 9/29/08 6:00pm 9/29/08 6:00pm redirects to John McCain's campaign website, asked, "Hasn't 'MILF' jumped the shark yet?" Oh, GOD, if only. How has this phrase, like, jumped the shark yet? Hasn't the phrase "MILF," in its all-encompassing reach of every single woman that has ever…

Dear MILFs: Shagging Your Students Is Still A Crime

Three female teachers were recently arrested for allegedly having sex with their students in completely unrelated cases. (They were all, coincidentally, located in the Tampa Bay area.) Stephanie Raguza, 28, is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old boy in her apartment and in the back seat of her Lexus. Mary Jo… » 3/31/08 1:30pm 3/31/08 1:30pm