Daily WTF: The Bloomingdale’s Rape Ad

In case you haven’t heard, the retailer giant Bloomingdale’s is now promoting rape. The above image of a laughing woman and a leering man with the phrase “Spike your best friend’s egg nog when they’re not looking,” comes from Bloomingdale’s new holiday catalog. That’s right, this isn’t some sexist bullshit from the ‘50s that someone just dredged up to drag Bloomingdale’s “good name” through the mud – it’s an ad that someone developed this year and published this year. And some people think rape culture doesn’t exist. Continue reading