File it under Gross Yet Unsurprising: Terry Richardson, the "creepy uncle" of douchebags has taken yet another misogynistic and off-putting set of photos of the cast of a teen show! Behold his treatment of Glee:
The male gaze? Why yes, we've heard of it. Why do you ask?
OK, so while we obviously aren't exactly shocked that this member of the Creeper Hall of Fame delivered a series of sexist images (and we all know that Glee has its fair share of problems as well) this photo shoot still rubs me the wrooong way.
Pornography-inspired images of young women who play teenagers on TV published in an adult men's magazine? Check.
A man being shown as strong, fully-clothed, and action-oriented while women fawn all over him, half-dressed, in canting positions meant to signify their "sexy" weakness? Check.
Further evidence of this:
One of these things is not like the others.
So yeah. This is not surprising in the least, but it still irks me. What do you think?