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Pamela Anderson: an example of fake femininity
The January 2007 special holiday issue of Playboy magazine features Pamela Anderson on the cover. Small versions of her images in this magazine are shown below since they are of educational value when it comes to showing some deceptive techniques used to portray unfeminine women as glamorous and market them to heterosexual men.
Note that Pamela's backside is not shown, which is surely not due to any need for conservatism given that three of her pictures show part of her labia. This should not be surprising given that her backside is flattened. Her shoulder width is also not clear in any of the photographs, but then she has broad shoulders (note also manly hands).
One of the pictures is shown in a larger version below, and it is surprising that Playboy showed it since it clearly illustrates the absence of an hourglass figure in Pamela Anderson in spite of her massive breast implants.
Pamela Anderson has been described as the sex symbol of the 1990s. If there is no mainstream appreciation of feminine beauty and top-ranked female models, who are typically fashion models, are masculinized women, then using deceptive techniques, an unfeminine woman like Pamela Anderson could be marketed to heterosexual men as glamorous. This would be unlikely if the masses were better educated about what constitutes feminine beauty.