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A Closer Look (Sex Appeal) #640034

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 15, 2001
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A closer look at selling sex to pre-teen girls introduced.

(New York: Betsy Stark) The fashion industry's sexual pitch for young girls' clothing examined; television ads shown. [Two young GIRLS - talk about the stars' clothing.] ["Cosmo Girl" magazine editor Atoosa RUBINSTEIN - says girls wants clothes "with an attitude."] The appeal of "graffiti" T-shirts noted. [Acme Shirt Company owner Larry KLEINSTEIN - explains the "I Faked It" slogan.] [Six-year-old's mother Laura KINETTA - comments on the shirts.]

Gibson, Charles;
Stark, Betsy

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