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14

Mar

Love kittens? Love shirtless male models? Have we got a video for you.
Watch male models rap about cats while doing crunches and cuddling three tiny shelter kittens named Merlin, Henya and Tony.
 
The kittens — but not the models — are available for adoption at The Humane Society in New York.

10

Mar

Watch male models rap about cats while doing crunches and cuddling three tiny shelter kittens named Merlin, Henya and Tony.
 
The kittens — but not the models — are available for adoption at The Humane Society in New York.

30

Jul

Whale sharks and models strike a poseEnvironmental and fashion photographers approach shark finning problem from a different angle, with gorgeous results.

Whale sharks and models strike a pose
Environmental and fashion photographers approach shark finning problem from a different angle, with gorgeous results.

14

Feb


 Whale sharks and models strike a pose  



Environmental and fashion photographers approach shark finning problem from a different angle, with gorgeous results.
Environmental and fashion photographers approach shark finning problem from a different angle, with gorgeous results.

04

Jan


 New Israeli law bans emaciated models 



Say goodbye to malnutrition-chic in the Middle Eastern fashion capital.
Say goodbye to malnutrition-chic in the Middle Eastern fashion capital.

15

May

Vogue bans some models, but will it help?A new decision by the magazine is widely welcomed, but the wording leaves it open to confusion and potential legal challenges.

Vogue bans some models, but will it help?
A new decision by the magazine is widely welcomed, but the wording leaves it open to confusion and potential legal challenges.

04

May

Vogue slaps worldwide ban on under-16 modelsThe editors of all 19 editions of Vogue pledged to use only healthy models no younger than 16 in an attempt to shift fashion’s approach to body image.

Vogue slaps worldwide ban on under-16 models
The editors of all 19 editions of Vogue pledged to use only healthy models no younger than 16 in an attempt to shift fashion’s approach to body image.

21

Mar

Israel outright bans too-skinny modelsIt’s a confusing world — while the average woman is a size 14 in the United States, that is also the line where plus-sized clothing starts (generally, size 14 and up). But a plus-sized model is usually around a size 8 or so (the woman in the image above, for example is a plus model), while ‘straight-sized’ models are size 0-2.Israel’s new law mandates that models working in Israel prove that they are not malnourished, by producing medical records. (The country will use World Health Organization standards, wherein a body-mass index below 18.5 is indicative of malnutrition.) In addition, any advertisement published for the Israeli market must include a disclosure line if the model was digitally altered to look thinner.”

Israel outright bans too-skinny models
It’s a confusing world — while the average woman is a size 14 in the United States, that is also the line where plus-sized clothing starts (generally, size 14 and up). But a plus-sized model is usually around a size 8 or so (the woman in the image above, for example is a plus model), while ‘straight-sized’ models are size 0-2.

Israel’s new law mandates that models working in Israel prove that they are not malnourished, by producing medical records. (The country will use World Health Organization standards, wherein a body-mass index below 18.5 is indicative of malnutrition.) In addition, any advertisement published for the Israeli market must include a disclosure line if the model was digitally altered to look thinner.”