The media is female-dominated (including advertising and stock photo companies), and everything today is marketed towards young women.
I notice, when I thumb through those free zines put out by the big newspaper publishing companies in big cities, that none of the goods, services, entertainment etc. are marketed towards men or to both sexes. Everything is marketed just towards young women. As if men don’t consume or purchase anything.
Did you notice a pattern in professional photos that show a man and woman in love? See if you know what I’m talking about in this example:
That’s a fine couple, may they make many huWhyte Babiez together. I believe the woman in that photo is Vivii Suominen, European pageant runner-up from Finland.
Question: What could have made that photo more true to romantic love?
Answer: Natural sexual polarity.
Explanation: She could have been directed by the photographer to look up adoringly at her man while he — calm and cocksure — looks at us through the camera’s eye.
Reverse-polarity is the norm in contemporary depictions of sexual intimacy. It’s an observation I made a while ago and to test it, I web-searched variations on relevant key words “couples photo,” “man woman love,” “woman adores man,” and similar. What did I find?
- The woman triumphantly eye-fucking the camera (isn’t she supposed…
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