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Marge Simpson should not pose for Playboy

Updated on August 30, 2017

My opinion

Marge Simpson should not pose for Playboy!

What on earth was she thinking? What kind of an example is this to give women of her generation? Forget the young women, they don't hold Marge in the same esteem as we women of slightly more maturity do.

Just when we began to feel comfortable in our flat-heeled shoes, loose, flowing blouses and elasticised waists, we are confronted by one of our own posing for racy photographs. Solidarity is cast aside and all concept of Sisterhood cops a mighty smack in the face.

Where's your pride in your vintage womanhood, Marge?

Marge, you let the side down!

I say that Marge should NOT pose for Playboy. Am I right?

I admit to bias on this vexatious issue but, if you can give me a good argument why Marge should be allowed to pose, I'm willing to take it on board.

Marge Simpson should NOT pose for Playboy

Marge, resign from the Red Hatters!

You have lost your credibility

Marge is a Red Hatter for heavens sake!

Apart from the requirement of being fifty years old to even join a Red Hat group, a woman has to show a least a little decorum.

The Red Hatters may be guilty of boisterous giggling on those inauspicious occasions when we partake of that one glass of bubbly too many, but you won't see us dancing on the tabletop and flinging our support panties at the crowd.

What's your take?

What should Marge do now?

See results

© 2009 Susanna Duffy

Tell Marge how you feel! - Do it right now!

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      5 years ago

      Oh, Marge, and to think that once looked up to you!

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      Gregory Moore 

      5 years ago from Louisville, KY

      What are you thinking Marge? Do you want Bart checking out your goods?

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      6 years ago from Doha Qatar

      Think of Homer, think a thousand times before making your final decision. ^_^

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      6 years ago

      You are inspired! Once again am hooting with joy. Great artcile. WELL DONE YOU. With thanks and appreciation. Cathi x (the Jessica Rabbit wannabe)

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      whoisbid lm 

      7 years ago

      Good luck to Marge

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      gypsyman27 lm 

      7 years ago

      Marge has a right to pose and she shouldn't have to explain herself. See you around the galaxy...

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      David Schroeter 

      7 years ago from St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

      Sensational... isn't it great to have fun with our differences through the vehicle of a cartoon character?

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      Julia M S Pearce 

      7 years ago from Melbourne, Australia

      What are you going to di Marge? What a dilemma!

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      Lynne Schroeder 

      7 years ago from Blue Mountains Australia

      Love it!

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      7 years ago from British Columbia

      How can she face her fans? I'm not even a fan and I feel that way!

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      8 years ago

      Run for hills Marge!

    • ElizabethJeanAl profile image


      9 years ago

      Cute lens.

      Thanks for sharing


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      9 years ago

      Great idea for a lens

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      Brian Stephens 

      9 years ago from France

      I was mildly amused but I suspect this lens may have only been meant for the girls.

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      Treasures By Brenda 

      9 years ago from Canada

      Fun topic for a lens; I'm smiling.


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      Deb Kingsbury 

      9 years ago from Flagstaff, Arizona

      Hm, I wonder if there's a way to see the spread without buying the magazine. I wasn't at the grocery store checkout line today, so that option is out. And my husband is asking, since her head of hair is blue, is .... well, never mind.

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      9 years ago

      Did you see the spread? lol....

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      9 years ago

      Very funny! Will add it to the Hairy Men are Gorgeoust debate! I think it goes well with Marge Simpson and Playboy - oh... Burt Reynolds in Playboy! Or was it Playgirl? Or Cosmo? Remember what controversy that caused. I digress.

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      Yvonne L B 

      9 years ago from Covington, LA

      This is too funny, loved the lens.

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      9 years ago from Massachusetts

      Maybe this is what the TV series needed to rejuvenate the show and create some interest-- I think ratings and the show quality have been declining over the past few years. Nice work, blessed!

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      9 years ago from Cheshire UK

      What a brilliant lens!

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      Adrienne Jenkins 

      9 years ago


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      9 years ago

      I just read your thread in the forum when thinking "She should make a lens on it"... and guess what? You did! Great! I like it!


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      Bambi Watson 

      9 years ago

      You go girl!

      Love this lens!

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      9 years ago

      I think her posing for playboy is a bit silly? Are men really that hard up to see a naked woman that they would look at a naked cartoon of one?


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