“I was just skimming through a Cosmopolitan magazine. Why do women read this sh*t?”

Via on Aug 20, 2011

^ At least the headlines are recycled ^

“I swear, there were at least 4 advertisements to every actual article.

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

BUY THIS CLOTHING!

BUY THIS JEWELRY!

WHY GUYS THINK ABOUT SEX!

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

BUY THIS CLOTHING!

BUY THIS JEWELRY!

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

WHAT IS YOUR HOT SCALE?

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

BUY THIS MAKEUP!

BUY THIS CLOTHING!

Now I know why my sister is…materialistic…”

“There’s a big market in preying on people’s insecurities.”

“There’s a bigger market if you simultaneously reinforce people’s insecurities with photoshopped images.”

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8 Responses to ““I was just skimming through a Cosmopolitan magazine. Why do women read this sh*t?””

  1. Tamie says:

    My daughter and I started reading it on our long car rides to college. Excellent lead into difficult subjects that I was glad I could discuss with her and it made the car ride so much more entertaining

  2. Whatevs says:

    Please, I agree with you. Why oh why do women read this trash? Although it is refreshing to have a magazine for women talk about sex so candidly, it is totally offset by the amount of blatant advertising and consumerism they promote. Also, every issue is the exact same. And I’ve checked wih my boyfriend and he assures me that despite what Cosmo may say, really, his balls DON’T need that much more attention ;)

  3. Tatum Bacchi tatumann says:

    Umm… did Kim Kardashian just say she goes to Cosmo for relationship advice? 72 day marriage explained.

  4. lol says:

    Same reason people read this blog. Because they like it. Now quit your elitism and chill out.

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