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Snip / Tuck

25 January 2004

John Galliano, the cutting edge (yawn) designer (yawn) has shocked (yawn) the fashion world (yawn) by dressing women up as giant golden Egyptian turkeys (hurray!)

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The women looked stupid - but maybe that was the point (or was it? - was he just being playful - or - oh God, he's one step ahead! - what a genius!)

Or here's an idea. He's a woman hater. Simple as that. He can't stand the female form: the shape of a grown woman - boobs and hips and stuff. Just look at the models. The few that were recognisably female looked like transvestites. Or dogs.

The rest were dressed up as mummies (dead women) or had golden skin (their femininity glossed safely away under the paint) or were dressed up as Tutankhamen (with a strange golden beard attachment).

Tits were strapped down. Chests fiercely flat. Androgynous faces.

Perhaps John Galliano should consider a career change. He clearly hates women enough to teach ballet.



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