Seen at a local JcPenney, in the kids’ department. Oh bother.
I was just channel flipping between a Travel Channel show featuring chicken-fried bacon and House Hunters on HGTV, when I saw this very disturbing ad:
This makes me sad, especially in light of
this recent blog article on city pages. And it really, really bothers me.
Is this a brussel sprout or are you just happy to see me? Here’s an advertisement for Subzero refrigerators on the first page of this month’s
: Bon Appetit
Hello primary signifier and hello
food porn! Does anybody write about this (as in, food porn/exploitation of food) from feminist materialist or queer ecologist perspectives?
Note: I also posted this image (with a slightly different discussion)
here on another blog.
As seen in Super Target:
In case you can’t tell, this sponge is pink…the only pink sponge on the shelf. Wait, why is this pink? Oh bother.
“Ladies, raise your spoons”…is this the legacy of feminism? The freedom to eat granola that won’t make us fat? The invoking of freedom in the (implied) context of feminism, makes me think of
this earlier oh bother post. I also posted this commercial here on my course blog for feminist debates.