Mom! You didn’t hafta come to PTA!

July 19, 2008

Are you on Facebook? Join the Oddly Enough blog network!

Quick quiz: This photo shows…

fashion-brooke-140.jpga) a popular one-woman Broadway tribute to all six wives of Henry VIII.

b) the television scene where Lucy wants to meet the Sultan of Brunei, so she uses Fred’s old Vaudeville props and….heck, I don’t even have to finish this sentence!

c) a woman who, for no apparent reason, was stopped from going up to the stage at a John McCain rally. 

But here’s the really unusual thing about this photo. Our caption says it can’t be used for advertising campaigns. Seriously. Can anybody please tell me what product is so horrible that you’d use this photo to advertise it?

fashion-brooke-300.jpgA model presents a creation by the label ‘Basso&Brooke’ during the ‘Fashion week Berlin Spring Summer 2009 ‘July 18, 2008. The event runs from July 17 to 20 in the German capital. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke  FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.

More stuff from Oddly Enough

3 comments

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of Reuters. For more information on our comment policy, see http://blogs.reuters.com/fulldisclosure/2010/09/27/toward-a-more-thoughtful-conversation-on-stories/

Designers fashions are garbage most of the time. Like anyone would ever wear something so ugly!

Posted by stormyrain | Report as abusive

Someone should tell her the red dot is really going to make her stand out in a crowd.

Hang a big enough price tag on anything and it will be sold!

Call it “art” and away it goes.

P.T. Barnum once said, “There’s a sucker born every minute.”

Posted by Expat47 | Report as abusive