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Saturday, October 25, 2008
Fantasy, Function, Status, Anxiety
There four words are what non-branded American Apparel founder Dov Sharney thinks fashion is about. Conde Nast's Portfolio Magazine has a pretty incredible article about his vision, his willy-wonka-esque hyper-sexed behaviour. The article is entitled Barely Legal - click here to read.
uses the word masturbate 5 times (he once masturbated in front of reporter)
he has 6 employees living with him, and he has them call him daddy.
he is a staunch supporter of illegal immigrant (or un-papered) workers
He grosses me out. He calls others selfish, but he is all about himself.