Way to go, girl. Maybe we're extrapolating a bit on your statement, but still, we think it's an important reminder. At the heart of the now-common public sentiment that people shouldn't be ridiculed because of their weight (be it high or low) is actually an even simpler principle — that we as a society need to turn our focus away from the physical. It's not that nobody should ever mention what a great body she has, but it shouldn't be the main event in every single article about a talented, professional woman who inhabits one of the most interesting characters on television today. Yes, sex appeal is part of Hendricks' role on Mad Men, but the fact of the matter is that achieving that sex appeal takes a lot more than just a great body. (Styleite)
Oh, and by the way, we're loving the bold specs on this
What do you think, though? Is she (and are we) being oversensitive, here? Or do you see where we're coming from, when it comes to taking a step back from the intense focus on all things physical?
Image via Styleite.