Morley Safer interviewed Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief of Vogue magazine, on 60 Minutes last night -- well, if you call 12 minutes an interview --and one of the subjects was too-thin models in the fashion industry.
And how did Anna respond?
“I had just been on a trip to Minnesota where I can only kindly describe most of the people that I saw as little houses," she says. "And I just felt like there’s such an epidemic of obesity in the United States. And for some reason everyone focuses on anorexia ... We need to spend money, time, and education on teaching people to eat , exercise, and take care of themselves in a healthier way.”
There is no doubt that we agree with you, Anna, that health is the issue here, but ultra-thin is no longer fashionable when health is at stake.
What say you, girls? Do you want to weigh in on this topic?
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