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Re: Debian redesign

On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 19:12, Lars Wirzenius<liw@liw.fi> wrote:
> ke, 2009-07-29 kello 12:46 -0300, Margarita Manterola kirjoitti:
>> Discussing about this on irc, some people seemed to agree with my view
>> that the female images are too sexual, and that the image of the
>> notebook on the pillow is disturbing.
> I agree with Marga in that I don't think these images are appropriate
> for marketing Debian. This doesn't detract at all their artistic and
> other qualities, but I don't think we as a project should use sexuality,
> eroticism, or nude figures, to market ourselves. It is not just
> ethically wrong and degrading, it also tells people we have no
> substance.

Relating to sexuality, eroticism or the human body is ethically wrong
and degrading? I almost feel offended by that statement.

You're not talking about sexism, objetification or anything but things
that are common to almost everybody in this planet.

Martín Ferrari

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