Articles to Read Other than the Sun's Best Cleavage at TIFF
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Articles to Read Other than the Sun’s Best Cleavage at TIFF

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Screenshot from "TIFF 2016: Best Cleavage of the Fest" from the Toronto Sun

Screenshot from “TIFF 2016: Best Cleavage of the Fest” from the Toronto Sun

Boobs. That’s what the Toronto Sun, home of the Sunshine Girl and columnist Joe Warmington, wants you to check out.

The latest article in this tradition is “TIFF 2016: Best Cleavage of the Fest,” which is a photo gallery of exactly what the headline promises. Is it gross for a daily newspaper, even a tabloid like the Sun, to fetishize and exploit specific female body parts in the name of clicks and a desperate business model? Yes.

It also happens to be a bad business strategy—advertising revenue has plummeted so much that each click on a Taboola-level article like this has essentially no value. That said, it will likely receive more attention than journalism that’s far more substantial and meaningful, and every editor knows that.

So while we’re talking about this breast-related content, we’d like to exploit the opportunity to point to some recent articles that actually are worth your attention.

Read this, not that