The Reason We Keep Showing American Apparel SoftcoreJenna Sauers8/24/10 3:32pm346EditSend to EditorsPromoteGo to permalinkThis 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.