For what it’s worth, and for better or worse, I love watching Christina Hendricks’ body on Mad Men.  A few minutes of watching her has an impact on my love of my own body equivalent to reading about three books interrogating the thinness imperative for women.

Nevertheless, London Fog apparently felt the need to protect/shield me from that body.  Hendricks in the London Fog ad:

Hendricks in screen shots from Mad Men:

 

Via About-Face.

Lisa Wade, PhD is a professor at Occidental College. She is the author of American Hookup, a book about college sexual culture, and Gender, a textbook. You can follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
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