While men read ‘Playboy’ to gain a sense that they deserve Scotch, cars, and women, or that women are there to be looked at and thus owned, women will buy ‘Seventeen,’ or ‘Vogue’ to learn how to make themselves appealing enough that men will look at them.
Finn, Geraldine. Voices of Women, Voices of Feminism: Limited Edition. Fernwood Publishing; Halifax. 1993. (pg. 95)