JCPenney had a bad day after people became outraged over a t-shirt that read “I’m too pretty to do homework so my brother has to do it for me.” The t-shirt was aimed at girls between the ages of seven and 16 and was being sold online during the back-to-school season. Ugh. Don’t these folks listen to any Beyoncé? Who run the world? A caption for the shirt read: “Who has time for homework when there’s a new Justin Bieber album out?”
The shirt generated tons of angry tweets (“I’m too pretty (and smart and pissed off) to buy your cheapass clothes,” wrote one woman), drew ire from blogs, and led to a petition against the retailer, forcing JCPenney to issue an apology and take down the offending cheapass shirt.