Archive for June 12, 2015
Some tee shirts are simply more iconic than others, beloved pieces of apparel that are instantaneously recognizable. Other shirts, though, are infamous. Here are just a few of the latter that you may remember from the news.
My Best Subjects.
Recently, kiddy apparel retailer The Children’s Place set feminism back a couple decades with its My Best Subject tee shirt. The shirt featured a list titled “My Best Subjects.” The four items included were shopping, music, dancing, and math. The problem? Each subject had a check box next to it to indicate what the best subjects were. Math’s box was left unchecked. Fortunately, the outrage over the shirt forced the retailer to pull it.
How to Catch an Illegal Immigrant.
Taco Cid, a Mexican restaurant in West Columbia,