Makeup Palette Ridiculously Proclaimed Worst Toy of 2016
I'd like to subtitle this blog: Or Why Other People Need to STFU About Other People's Parenting.
As an on-air personality, we get a ton of "wacky" year-end articles on our desks. This one caught my eye as particular reactionary, obnoxious and judgmental.
Treehugger.com's dramatically titled "Atrocious makeup set for young girls earns Worst Toy of the Year Award" will make you bristle if you hate self-righteous preachy attitudes as much as I do. It basically equates makeup-wearing with insecurity, the sexualization of children and harmful reinforcement of gender roles. Wait, what?
I break it down in the video above.