The name Thylane Blondeau might ring a bell. Why, she was only dubbed ‘the most beautiful girl in the world’ a few years back. In 2011, Thylane, then 10 years old, made waves after appearing in the the French Vogue supplement, Vogue Enfants. While people praised her gorgeous face and piercing blue eyes, they also commented on the treatment of her photos. Her appearance in the supplement started a heated debate about the sexualization of child models in the fashion industry.
Thylane is the daughter of footballer Patrick Blondeau and actress Véronika Loubry. The young stunner began modeling at the tender age of four, walking on the runway for no less than French designer Jean Paul Gaultier.
Thylane had an early start in modeling at the age of four.
With her piercing blue eyes and photogenic face.
It was pretty obvious that she’ll to grow into a beautiful woman.
The controversy surrounding her photoshoot also made people think whether or not children belong to the world of modeling. Individuals and interest groups expressed their concerns about the working conditions and strict beauty standards under which child models are put.
Child models, in some of their photoshoots, are made to dress and act like adults.
Psychologist Emma Grey reportedly said:
“This picture is the antithesis of what childhood in our society should be; a child being exposed to a world she is not yet equipped to deal with solely to serve the needs of the adults around her.”
And a spokesperson from the Mother’s Union was quoted as saying:
“We have grave concerns about the modeling agency who represent Blondeau, which clearly does not know if it represents a child or an adult.”
Thylane’s mother, however, was not troubled.
She was quoted as saying:
“I admit I myself was shocked during the photo shoot. But let me be precise: The only thing that shocked me is that the necklace she wore was worth €3 million!
“I turn down at least three-quarters of the things we’re offered. For the moment, she’s leading a normal life.”
Thylane continued modeling even after the controversy.
Now 15 years old, she remains beautiful and is signed with the international IMG Models modeling agency.
Taiwanese Grandma Uses Louis Vuitton Handbag Worth Over $1,000 to Carry Fish
A young man revealed that the Louis Vuitton bag he gave his grandmother was loaded with groceries and milkfish.
We want the people we love to have the best things in life. It gives us a sense of accomplishment and great pride when we are able to give them gifts. This was what one young man in Taiwan intended to do for his beloved grandmother. He had gone straight to a Louis Vuitton store to get her something special. However, something quite unexpected happened.
The young man posted his story on the Chinese language online "confessions forum" Dcard along with a reference photo of his gift to his grandmother. Below is a translation of what he wrote:
I noticed that my grandmother has been using the same bag for the longest time. The bag, which is made of Hakka cloth, is already kind of worn out. In fact, it was already tattered in some spots....
Nerdy Uber Driver Shocks Passengers With His Insane Rapping Skills
The guys in the back had me rolling.
Not all cab or Uber passengers like to interact with the driver. There are passengers who just like to ride in peace and get to their destination as quick as possible. But not all drivers get the hint; some would initiate conversation and the passenger will make an effort to tolerate the banter.
These two men who got into an Uber in Las Vegas never thought interacting with the driver would be so much fun. They got into the car and saw a nerdy-looking driver greeting them.
Once settled, the driver asked them if they don't mind listening to music.
This 3-Year-Old ‘Spider-Man’ Can Climb A 10-Ft Wall Without Anything To Hold On To
Step aside, Peter Parker. This boy is stealing your job!
Can you climb a wall without anything to hold on to? Well only if you have spider powers like Spider-Man, right? Actually, no. It is possible to ‘stick’ to walls without getting bitten by a radioactive spider and wearing some skin-tight costume.
Allow us to introduce you to Arat Hosseini, a 3-year-old gymnastics kid who recently rose to fame after his video went viral on social media.
In the short clip, Arat can be seen climbing a 10-ft wall without an equipment or anything to hold on to.
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