Thursday, July 31, 2014

Worth a Thousand Words: The Kiss and the Heels

Via Not Pulp Covers
I might not have noticed this if I hadn't just listened to 99% Invisible's episode Feet of Engineering. It discusses the history of high heels, pointing out that no one had worn them for a long time until they were featured in pinups for our guys overseas. And when they came home, the high heel left the dubious world of pinup eroticism and merged with fashion to become daily wear.

Go listen to the whole thing.


  1. Whoa! Hey, fellas, check out her airfoil!

    (Sorry, sorry; couldn't help it.)