Why Women (And Men) Love This Picture So Much

If this mannequin looked any more real, you’d have to give it cellulite and love handles! This, ladies and gentlemen, is a Swedish mannequin from the department store Åhléns. It’s shaped not like a starving waif, but more like the women who shop there. When this picture started circulating on the Internets it got a massive thumbs-up. Åhléns, what a genius idea. Now if we could just do something about those wigs!

As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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