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Panty Raid: FBNY @ National Underwear Day

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The underwear models gathered in some kind of bare-man holding pen, which it took all of two Champagnes to start calling the “penal colony.”

Dateline: 42nd and the End of the World (a.k.a. West Side Highway)
From the Dept. of: I see London, I see France

In these dark, post-Playgirl days, we wander as if in the desert, wondering where we’ll next get to ogle men read it for the articles imbibe in the name of undergarments. Which is to say, National Underwear Day came just in time, fete-ing itself Tuesday night with an unmentionables-heavy runway show viewed by a slew of reality show alums eating the most embarrassingly undersized appetizers we’ve ever had the opportunity to size up. Pseudo-celebs and skivvy pictures after the jump.

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Tabloid Baby Says Dateline Took the Worst of Tabloid TV

Tabloid tv is too important to be left to amateurs, as in the case of NBC Dateline’s To Catch A Predator fiasco. Tabloid Baby, who knows whereof he speaks, says:

There’s always the pain-in-the-ass producer who thinks ethics is something other than a county outside London and points out all the horrible lapses in morality and judgment the show thrives on.

In the case of Dateline, which is bad tabloid television, meaning tabloid television done by people who are schooled and indoctrinated in the constipated world of elitist network news and take all the wrong surface traits of tabloid, make it all look and sound respectable while presenting really shady product, the producer has a point.

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