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Kate Moss-Inspired 'Nothing Tastes as Good as Skinny Feels' Ads Banned in U.K.

While Australia frets about aggressive M&M's, the U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority is taking on a worthier target (for once): anorexia. The board has just banned Zazzle ads for children's T-shirts…

August 10, 2011, 8:42 AM EDT

Teen Models Hypnotically Seductive in Creepy New Prada Video

While I personally think Prada is about as sexy as a thrift-store mannequin, there's no denying the brand's new two-minute promotional video is strangely hypnotic. There's also no denying it's…

August 2, 2011, 10:39 AM EDT

Fashion Site Nixes Photo of Freakishly Thin-Looking Model

U.K. fashion brand Topshop has yanked the photo above, of model Codie Young, from its website after advocacy groups complained that her rail-thin image could promote anorexia. Indeed, her gauntness,…

July 13, 2011, 9:04 AM EDT

Hailee Steinfeld's Ads: What a Difference Two Years Makes

Holy crap, what happened to Hailee Steinfeld? Just two years ago, she was a normal kid in a goofy Kmart ad (see below). But in Miu Miu's 2011 fall ad…

June 29, 2011, 8:21 AM EDT

Video From Angelina Jolie's Louis Vuitton Shoot Is Caked in Makeup

Guess what? Even when an A-list celebrity supposedly shows up "au natural" for an ad campaign, he or she may still be wearing heavy makeup. Shocker! It took the eagle-eyed…

June 28, 2011, 8:19 AM EDT

Reggie Bush Dating Kim Kardashian Look-Alike From Old Navy Ads

This is pretty funny. Reggie Bush, the NFL star who dated Kim Kardashian for many years, has now reportedly taken up with the Kim Kardashian look-alike from the Old Navy…

June 24, 2011, 8:52 AM EDT

Diesel Makes Facebook Look Like Excel, so You Can Slack Off at Work

Diesel has taken time away from making jeans for hot girls to continue its celebration of stupidity with its Be Stupid at Work app. The app makes Facebook look like…

June 20, 2011, 11:38 AM EDT

Helena Bonham Carter Doesn't Do Your Average Boring Fashion Ads

Plenty of Hollywood starlets are commercial ready, serving as the perfect clothes hangers for ads hawking high-priced designer duds. Helena Bonham Carter is not one of them. Not that the…

June 17, 2011, 9:44 AM EDT

Tobey Maguire Is the New and Really Quite Sullen Face of Prada

Despite never really showing much interest in fashion up to now, Tobey Maguire is the new face of Prada menswear in ads shot by David Sims. Huh. Random. Maybe they…

June 14, 2011, 1:47 PM EDT

Angelina Jolie Hardly Seems Natural in First Louis Vuitton Ad

Here's the first Louis Vuitton ad with Angelina Jolie, photographed by Annie Leibovitz in Cambodia's Siem Reap province, where the actress filmed Lara Croft: Tomb Raider in 2000 and got…

June 13, 2011, 3:25 PM EDT