One would like to think we’ve come a long way in terms of treating women with respect and gender equality, but then things like The Headless Women of Hollywood pops up on the radar and reminds us that we still have a long, long way to go — at least in Hollywood.
Started by comedian Marcia Belsky, the Tumblr account highlights movie posters that all share a disturbing design feature: The women in them are faceless or headless.
Before eHarmony, you had to watch hilarious, awkward people try to make eye contact with the camera if you wanted to find a date.
Check out this blast from the past.
Helen Mirren is the best.
She’s an incredible actress, has a sharp wit, and is apparently a vampire, because it’s impossible to look as good as she does at 70.
When someone so amazing is disappointed in you, it hurts.
So don’t drive drunk, because this 2016 Budweiser Super Bowl commercial is a taste of the kind of sass she can dole out.
Apparently all it takes is some clever editing and a good score to make anything look like a Very Important Tearjerker.
If there’s any way to appreciate today’s technology, it’s definitely by seeing what people had to do in the past. This seems like a pain!
Anyone with kids knows that sometimes…they can be a little weird. Especially when it comes to the things that, for whatever reason, they become absolutely obsessed with.
What’s in a name? If you have a business, it can be what separates you from your competitors.
As these 45 businesses prove, sometimes a cleverly based pun can separate the losers from the wieners.
Trust me, you’ll see what I mean.
We like to think that things were “simpler” decades ago, and in a lot of ways, they were.
But unfortunately, that also meant there were a lot of simple minds that thought women belonged in the house and nowhere else.
These ideals aren’t completely eradicated and sadly, probably never will be, but at least they aren’t on display in mainstream forms of media in such a blatant way…for the most part.
The fact that these ads were once considered “okay” simply boggles the mind…
Who would have thought?
Via: Image Friend