The Illusion of Skinny Girls

Posted on Wednesday, Sep 26 2007 @ 07:35 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
A friend told me that, while working a photography internship in New York City, he found a folder titled "SUPER SECRET DO NOT OPEN" on one of the photography workstations. Naturally, the folder was promptly opened. Its contents contained before and after photos of celebrities. He said Jennifer Lopez's legs looked like potato salad before a graphic artist had painstakingly sculpted her trademark rump.

Despite the funny nature of the story, it's true. In my brief stint working at a magazine I found that people who look attractive in real life are still unfit for printed perfection. Something can always be done even to the most glamorous person."

Read on at Icrontic.

About the Author

Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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