For their latest calendar, the Yorkshire women's group that inspired a movie says, "instead of preserving our modesty with iced buns and balls of wool, we're using flowers, broccoli and a tea tray." [Daily Express]
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I admire these dames, although I kind of wish they had not inspired my mother and her sorority sisters (they graduated in 1965 but still have annual gatherings) to produce a similar calendar. My mother was Miss February and had hearts photoshopped over her nipples. She showed me the calendar a while back, saying, "Of course I can't hang it in the house because your brother wouldn't want to see this." I wasn't necessarily crazy about seeing it either!