14 Apr '13, 9pm

The real significance of the bitcoin boom (and bust) | (via @TIMEBusiness)

The real significance of the bitcoin boom (and bust) | (via @TIMEBusiness)

The complaints asserted that the “Bodysuits and Thigh-Highs” ad and a sweater ad were voyeuristic and made the women pictured appear vulnerable—laying on beds alone, scantily clothed and in poses usually reserved for sexts or other private forums. The ads, hardly rated-G, put little emphasis on the wares; the bodysuits spread is a series of six images of a woman photographed only from the chest down, posing suggestively in the leotard and socks. The sweater ads show a woman in an oversized gray turtleneck and apparently no bottoms relaxing on a bed with her legs up. The ASA ruled this one as “likely to cause serious offence” and told American Apparel never to publish them again “in their current form.” It also admonished the clothing line to “ensure their future advertising contained nothing that was likely to cause serious or widespread offence.”

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