Advertising, Fashion, Gender, Sex

The Jiwani Ad: Hot or Rot?

Controversy has erupted up in Boston over whether it was appropriate for the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly to run this racy advertisement, for Jiwani, a maker of custom-tailored suits:
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Advertisements like this are a dime a dozen in Details and GQ. But in the more staid pages of a legal news publication, it drew a slew of negative reader responses. E.g., “Highly insulting,” “Puerile, tasteless, and offensive,” and “Wrong on so many levels.”
What do you think? We’re curious. Time for an ATL reader poll:

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Update: This poll is now closed; you can view the results here.
Many Fume Over Hot Ad in Lawyers Newspaper [Boston Globe via How Appealing]

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