Daily Archives: February 18, 2009

Playboy and the American Body Mass Index (BMI)

  Wired has looked at the stats for every centerfold from December 1953 (Marilyn Monroe) to January 2009 (Dasha Astafieva), and then calculated each woman’s body-mass index, comparing them to the corresponding avergage BMI of American Women. A clear trend emerged: While real American women have steadily eaten their way up the BMI slope — […]

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