Jillian Tamaki has drawn a great cartoon mocking the trend towards making sexy Halloween costumes out of decidedly not-sexy stuff (like crayons and cartoon dogs). It’s worth a scroll. My favorite is “Sexy first edition of Old Man and the Sea.”
Thanks to Lindsey at A Tiny Piece for the tip!Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions, with Myra Marx Ferree. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.