Tired Marketing FAIL!

Why only pink and blue for the glow seahorses?

I have always had a problem with sexist marketing and the gender labels implicit in many products and clothes. But now that I’m a mom to a little girl, the issue just got really personal. And that’s when the TMF: Tired Marketing FAIL! feature was born! Check back often for the latest TMFs! And don’t forget to nominate any offenders you see, too!

2011:

It’s so clear now: Pink is for girls; Blue is for boys.

2012:

2013:

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