Who's to blame for underweight girls? Dame Helen Mirren weighs inPosted on Oct 2nd 2007 10:42PM by Martha Edwards
"It is women who run the magazines and women who editorialise and women who make the decisions. I think it is completely iniquitous to have incredibly skinny girls on the runway. A lot of the girls are horrifically thin and of course they have a problem. Mostly the fashion industry chooses to turn a blind eye ... The whole thing is based on fantasy. The catwalk clothes may look fabulous on the thin girl but they look ridiculous on a normal slim girl."What do you think? Are men completely blameless when it comes to the size of women in the spotlight today? Are we women our own worst enemies?
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