Cosmopolitan magazine was attacked on social media after it produced an article that named the top ten most beautiful women according to science.
The magazine tweeted a link to the story on Sunday but quickly deleted it when backlash came because all of the women were white.
The list was not compiled by Cosmopolitan but was a reprint of a list published in 2016 by “Women’s Day” where its author, Jessica Mattern, explained the science used.
Sean Spicer ambushed at DC Apple store; attention whore asks for money to celebrate her harassment
It all comes down to an ancient Greek philosophy called the Phi ratio, which Julian De Silva, M.D., of the Centre for Advanced Facial Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery used along with computer facial mapping to determine which famous women have the ideal face ratio and symmetry.
Did @Cosmopolitan delete this tweet? https://t.co/vd0y0bEHTs pic.twitter.com/eoe1ubEDU4
— Dr. Yasmin (@DoctorYasmin) March 12, 2017
The list is as follows.
1. Amber Heard 91.85%
2. Kim Kardashian 91.39%
3. Kate Moss 91.06%
4. Emily Ratajkowski 90.8%
5. Kendall Jenner 90.18%
6. Helen Mirren 89.93%
7. Scarlett Johansson 89.82%
8. Selena Gomez 89.57%
9. Marilyn Monroe 89.41%
10. Jennifer Lawrence 89.24%
But what the plastic surgeon forgot is that you must include someone of color, whether they achieved it or not, because if you don’t you are a racist.
In 2017 Cosmo still sees fit to sell white=beauty based on ‘science’ that excludes non-whiteness cc @Tomi_Ola @WritersofColour https://t.co/YFwxkKPlAK
— Furaha Asani (@furaha_asani) March 12, 2017
@furaha_asani @RachelDecoste @Cosmopolitan this shit is why I don’t read this magazine anymore
— Leila Edwards (@blipsternerd) March 12, 2017
How many people had to approve this? How are we still this dumb? https://t.co/5UmYdAqQ7o
— Open Mike Eagle (@Mike_Eagle) March 12, 2017
Lol everyone on that list was white. Top 10 most beautiful women in the world, according to Cosmo via “scientists”, are all white women.
— Patrick. (@CariocaLondrino) March 12, 2017
@Cosmopolitan pure shit. Way to go Cosmo; continuing to push the idea that white women are the standard.
— Angela Sherman (@babylonsherman) March 12, 2017
So we’re back to using scientific racism in public like we don’t know what it is? Oh. https://t.co/ZB7uMdMoSd
— Mikki Kendall (@Karnythia) March 12, 2017
But what happened to the party of science?
@furaha_asani @Tomi_Ola @WritersofColour Aaaand….guess who doesn’t like science now.
— Aeberwulf (@Marcus_Porcius2) March 13, 2017
@Karnythia @Cosmopolitan while I don’t agree with the list, does everything have to be racist?
— Miranda Dawson (@KratosLiving) March 12, 2017
@Karnythia that’s right, let’s have FORCED diversity and prove we are ‘tolerant’
— ftomasic (@ftomasic1961) March 13, 2017
@Karnythia Hey, just like global warming it’s science so it must be “Settled” Right? /sarc
— M’Kay? (@ImSpellWoken) March 12, 2017
McCain demands Trump produce evidence by Monday that Obama wiretapped him, or …
Wake up right! Receive our free morning news blast HERE
DONATE TO BIZPAC REVIEW
Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!
- Britney Spears shows off her rockin’ new bod, but had to spoil it with a liberal message about ‘Dreamers’ - December 24, 2017
- Border patrol forget they’re supposed to be heartless, deliver beautiful baby at the border - December 24, 2017
- After scoring tax cut victory, Trump sees ‘tremendous Democrat support’ for his next big initiative - December 24, 2017
We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.