A woman says she was fired from Hollister, an Abercrombie & Fitch store, for wearing an Islamic headscarf.
- Corporate Responsibility Magazine is planning to publish a "black list" of the worst companies, which apparently includes Abercrombie & Fitch. Most interestingly, apparently none of the companies the magazines listed were willing to comment. [NYT]
- No surprise: The pictures that have finally surfaced from Terry Richards' shoot with the Jersey Shore boys and Bar Rafaeli is fleshy, oversexed, and mildly offensive. Overall, pretty well-executed. [Interview]
- Good news! The rich and fabulous are spending again. Though ... maybe not as richly, nor as fabulously. Baby steps. [NYT]