Kitty sent us this cover for Wad, an “urban fashion and culture magazine.”


It kind of sums things up, doesn’t it?

1. Women are objects.
2. Women are for consumption.
3. Women are violable.
4. Women are interchangable.
5. Women are rewards.
6. Violence against women is cute and funny.

Anything else?

UPDATE!  In our comments, KJK notes that there appears to have been a male version of the cover too.  There is no #10 and no text beneath the magazine title… so I’m a little confused as to whether it was a cover.  The production quality seems the same, though.  For what it’s worth, here it is:



Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.