Posts tagged "fhm"

Pakistani Actress Sues Over Alleged Photoshopped Nude Pics

India and Pakistan haven't exactly been the best of neighbors since, oh, the beginning of time. (Something to do with who claims ownership over the territory of Kashmir, which lies in the geographic middle of the two countries). The latest breach between the two? A Pakistani model claims that the Indian version of lad mag…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 7, 2011

FHM, We’re Calling You Out On Your Transphobia

Earlier this year, British lad mag FHM named transgender model Andrej Pejic as one of its 100 Sexiest Women in the World. And then! When the mag found out that "she" was actually biologically a "he," they quickly rescinded the honor -- with nasty words to boot. In a statement that was later taken off…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 1, 2011

Feminists Say Lad Mags Should Be On The Top Shelf Next To Porn

Wondering what happened to your Maxim magazine? An activist group in the U.K. -- that calls itself Object -- storms into stores and magazine stands throughout London once a month on "Feminist Fridays," stuffing lad mags into paper bags scribbled with phrases like "This magazine dehumanizes women! Don't buy it! and "Love women, hate sexism!"…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 1, 2010