Diary of an Ass Monkey (assmonkeydiary) wrote,
Diary of an Ass Monkey

pin ups!

I've always enjoyed those old pinups...

They're like the pornography of a kinder, gentler, more innocent world....

So innocent, it's easy to forget how naughty and shocking they must have seemed to mothers and wives of the 40s and 50s, how epiphanous they must have been to adolescent boys...

These pictures sure sold a lot of magazines, and in most cases were probably the best part of the zine.

And they helped our boys in uniform "remember what they're fighting for!" Yes, it doesn't get mentioned in a lot of history books, but many of our wars were fought over big busted girls in skimpy cowgirl outfits. That's why I wanted to take this moment to remind us...


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