Monday, October 1, 2012
They call it "Pinktober."
In case you've missed any of the lead up, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, the time when breast cancer's pink awareness ribbon really gets to shine. Stop into almost any store, and you'll be able to load up on beribboned chips, maxi pads, envelopes, you name it. You should definitely buy these things, cause you know, it means you're aware and stuff. (Seriously, though, try not to fall for the pinkwashing.)
Sometimes I have a real hatred for the pink ribbon. Like when Teresa Guidice wears a rhinestone encrusted baseball cap proclaiming her awareness-ness. Ugh. Makes me feel like this: