Massachusetts Cop Forum banner
1 - 15 of 15 Posts

·
MassCops Angel
Joined
·
121,497 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Victoria's Secret apologizes after use of Native American headdress in fashion show draws outrage

Published November 13, 2012
Associated Press

  • Nov. 7, 2012: Model Karlie Kloss wears an Indian headdress during the taping of The 2012 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in New York. (AP)
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Victoria's Secret has apologized for putting a Native American-style headdress on a model for its annual fashion show, after the outfit was criticized as a display of ignorance toward tribal culture and history.
The company responded to the complaints over the weekend by saying it was sorry to have upset anyone and that it wouldn't include the outfit in the show's television broadcast next month, or in any marketing materials.
"We sincerely apologize as we absolutely had no intention to offend anyone," the company said.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/11/13/victoria-secret-apologizes-after-use-native-american-headdress-in-fashion-show/#ixzz2C7GVQcoV
 

·
Always Watching
Joined
·
8,278 Posts
For Great Plains tribes, for instance, each feather placed on a headdress has significance and had to be earned through an act of compassion or bravery.
Well, I think she's very brave for zipping up the runway with a bacteria laden string up her ass in shoes too small for her feet.
 
1 - 15 of 15 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top