Pauline: It’s a catch 22. It really is. If Caitlyn was an ugly woman, would we be having these conversations? She’d be the butt off all the jokes. But she’s gorgeous so she’s being objectified. Can’t win for losing.
Margaret: This is what I’m hoping to discover in interviewing models (at the Ink n Iron Festival) at what point are we objectifying ourselves and at what point is it others doing the objectifying? Who am I getting dressed for?
Shoshana: Good point. It’s a fine line. When are you allowed to call someone ‘beautiful’?
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