I see England, I see France, I see special underpants…

December 16, 2009


I tend to have to take a lot of crap from female readers who say that I use too many photos of attractive women and not enough of men.

So this one is for you complainers.  Shots of  trim, fit, muscular, buff young male models, displaying underwear for surprised pedestrians from glass window boxes in Madrid.

These should keep certain readers very happy for a few days, since…

Uh-oh, hold on a minute.  It turns out these guys are modeling an underwear brand called Unno Anatomic, which, you know, makes mountains out of molehills, if you take my meaning.

I’m assuming they must recruit models who are quite lacking in that area, so the underwear will look right on them. So I’m guessing these models, you know, not so much….

underwear combo 500

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Top: A woman laughs as she compliments an underwear model to win free Unno male underpants, during a campaign for the new type of underpants, in Madrid December 16, 2009. Underwear company Unno says the new underpants provide extra shape enhancement.

Bottom left: A woman looks at a model.

Bottom right: A man gives the thumbs up to a model.

REUTERS photos by Susana Vera

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That underwear needs a disclaimer, like side mirrors on a car: “Objects may appear larger than they really are.”

Posted by kgolden1 | Report as abusive

better shape enhancement?

you don’t walk down the street in your underwear, so no one is going to notice anyway

Posted by SkimpyDog | Report as abusive

KGolden, I hate to say great minds think alike, but I had exactly that line in my original version, but then cut it for space. Thanks for bringing it back.

Posted by Robert Basler | Report as abusive

Kgolden, very good. Like push up bras.

Posted by T54 | Report as abusive

If girls get the push up bra, then it’s only fair that guys get underwear that offers … extra shape enhancement.

Speaking of enhancement, BG, any chance we could get a zoom in on the guy in the second photo? Specifically, his torso?

Posted by LMR | Report as abusive

You know, LMR, I gotta be honest with you. I don’t see that happening anytime soon.

Posted by Robert Basler | Report as abusive

Is the rear view “enhanced” too ?

Posted by CrowGirl | Report as abusive

Pretty please? It could be my Christmas present from you. You know, in exchange for all those Mt Isa women I’m sending over to you…

Posted by LMR | Report as abusive

I’m going to assume, from what appears to be broken glass in a couple of those shots, that the local women were quite impressed with the display. Either that…or the local men were somewhat jealous…

Regardless, it’s nice to see you posting for us girls, Bob. 😉

Posted by justK | Report as abusive

Oh wowie!! (drool)
The first pic is oooooooooh….
and the second one…. yummmmmmmmmmm……
and the third one… quite nice to see that Mr.Meaty can laugh too…. siiiiiiiigggggggggghhhhhh!

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive

I guess I’m one of the lucky ones…I appreciate all of RB’s posts if you know what I mean.

LMR, that guy has a..what is it..a 16-pack? Definitely something I’d like to see up close! I second your motion!

Posted by egeria | Report as abusive

Rolled up socks aren’t good enough now?

Posted by Aalan | Report as abusive

Thanks Bob. We women are suitably impressed. So what if it’s as fake as most women’s breasts. We are just looking here. Plus Mr. 16-pack is drool worthy enough to make up for anything he has to artifically enhance.

Posted by Kaos | Report as abusive

I think they don’t work as well as D-sized batteries, but they all shift around too much. Same as with wonder-bra, better to have the enhancement sewn in, and that’s tough to do with the socks or the batteries…

Posted by 1M1 | Report as abusive

Well Aalan, they would be.. if they come along with the model… :)

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive

Looks like a sad Christmas at the randomette house… :(

Posted by LMR | Report as abusive

I am sure Bob would don a Santa Hat and grant you your present, LMR…. and since I want the same thing, (am sure all ladies on this blog want that too)…. he better!!!

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive

There are ladies on this Blog?

Posted by Billl | Report as abusive

I meant who comment on this blog, Billl… you got that extra “l” for luck??

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive

There are ladies who comment on this blog?

Posted by Billl | Report as abusive

(rolling eyes)

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive