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I'm still trying to figure out a lot of the tech stuff. I'm a writer, not a computer geek. But dianavilliers has a very valid point that ought not need to be made. we ought to realize real women do not look like models, and models are not real women. They're painted, photographed, and perhaps there is some artistic value in what is being done, but there is no way your average everyday teenager girl is going to look like that except on a computer, no matter whose clothes she's wearing. I think it's a terrible thing that's being done, but as long as there's money in it...
Hey, I'm an electrical worker and recovering computer geek. ;)
And I agree that in an ideal world we wouldn't need to make the point that these images are warped beyond reality, but while the point does need to be made, I think we should keep making it.
In other words, I think we're in violent agreement. :)
I'm working the graveyard shift these days. I'm not quite certain if the things I'm writing make sense to other people. I'm fairly certain I'm still entertaining. If in no other sense, teh same way a slow train wreck is.