(Tim Munro for Allure)Sigh.
Every time we seem to be making progress in the way women are portrayed in magazines, somehow we take a step back.
The latest reminder that we still have a ways to go is that Allure magazine's latest cover, featuring gorgeous actress Zoe Saldana, describes its cover model as "115 Pounds of Grit and Heartache."
While that may be true, readers probably didn't need to know precisely how much "grit and heartache" she possesses.
It's not clear if or how the number fits into the piece since the full interview with the actress has yet to be released but when omg! inquired about the headline, Saldana's rep referred omg! to Allure, who in turn said "no comment."
Whomever is responsible, the decision to showcase Saldana's digits seems so … unnecessary.Read More »from Zoe Saldana’s Weight Revealed on the Cover of Allure