In my younger days, if buxom wasn’t your thing, I had a figure to die for. Two children and a few years later and . . . well, I’m trim, but it takes a lot of work. Given the realities of child bearing, age and gravity, there’s nothing more irksome to me than a picture of some Hollywood woman, slim and smooth in a bikini, boasting about how she went back to her original figure within just three months of having a baby because she did intense workouts and ate a bizarre diet.
The good news is that those ladies can’t lie with impunity anymore. Two scientists have created a computer program that measures the amount of photoshopping involved in any given image. I think every single woman and teenager in the land should read this article. It wouldn’t hurt to have the guys read it either, just so that they too can know how the media manipulates them.