“This tendency to reduce women to body parts, or what they wear, or what their hair looks like is not innocent” and should not be laughed off.
Well, it appears The Daily Mail has finally outdone itself. After reporting rumours that First Lady Melania Trump used to be a sex worker (and getting hit with a whopping lawsuit in response), the British tabloid's latest cover reduces the leaders of the U.K. to...a headline about their legs? The cover features British Prime Minister Theresa May and Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon alongside the headline "Nevermind Brexit, who won Legs-it!" This is a headline that, aside from being astoundingly sexist and objectifying and generally in poor taste both politically and journalistically, is also a question.
It's London Fashion Week, so we're celebrating all things Britain. Here, mags like Tatler, Grazia, ES, and others that are peculiarly British guilty pleasures.