In 1867 an anonymous woman in New York City wrote that she had been named after the flapper girl from New Orleans who once strutted around New York City wearing her signature black corset. The name stuck.
What happened to the flappers?
New York has many other flappers, including “Romeo and Juliet,” “Chanson la Femme,” and “Miley Cyrus,” among others. They are often seen around town, and one can even score a chance to catch a glimpse of one of these sexy ladies on the subway.
Are there any flappers on TV?
Miley Cyrus is one of many famous flappers. The 30-year-old has won two Grammy Awards, a Grammy and six MTV Movie Awards, and her latest hit song, “Wrecking Ball,” has been a huge hit on the Billboard charts.
Why’s there a word for a chick named Miley?
While not a popular moniker, there is a term for a flapper with long hair, short shorts, and a tight top: “miley” — and if you want to sound more ladylike, you could say “jiggler” instead of “flapper.”
Who are all these women on the cover of Vogue? Is this a celebrity contest?
No — this isn’t a celebrity contest where models are picked at random to feature on the cover of a magazine aimed at women. Instead, the editors of Vogue select some 50 photos of each issue’s most anticipated cover girl, to be showcased on the cover at the start of the magazine’s first quarter. As for who the editors choose, they do not disclose who is doing the choosing. However, they say there are a number of rules that have to be met for it to be a contest.
Should you wear “flamBOB” t-shirts on your back for a photo shoot?
That is a question only the magazine’s editor, Anna Wintour, can say. This week at the Women’s March was the first time Wintour had appeared on camera and her answer was “Yes.”
Where exactly is the “FlamBOB” website?
The Felt Hotel in New York City (where the magazine is housed) will host “the largest feminist convention of its kind in the world.” It is scheduled to start on Feb. 12.
Do the other magazines in the Vogue house get to use the