cintra wilson

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Cintra Wilson, former New York Times critical shopper and author of Fear and Clothing: Unbuckling American Style, wants to help you get laid. She won’t accompany you to a bar or pluck a rando out of the swamp of your Tinder matches — but, as she told the rapt, black-clad audience at her book reading last night in Brooklyn, she… READ MORE »


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Remember that NY Times style writer Cintra Wilson, who claimed JC Penney was nothing but a “dowdy Middle American entity” catering to fat, overweight people (i.e., anyone over a size 2)? Well, the press is still giving her flack for it. (To which I say, rightly so, considering all the ignorance she’s spewed. Hell, the… READ MORE »


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Remember the J.C. Penny scandal of the week before last? Recap: New York Times style writer Cintra Wilson managed to offend the masses by calling Middle Americans fat, J.C. Penney shoppers fat, and even managed to insult their mannequins with the barb, “[J. C. Penney] has the most obese mannequins I have ever seen. They… READ MORE »


Style

OK, sure, I think we all know what the resounding answer is. But how out of touch are they? New York Times Fashion & Style writer Cintra Wilson has been catching an internet’s worth of flack lately regarding an article she penned about the new J.C. Penney store, which has just opened in midtown Manhattan. READ MORE »