Escher Girls

Float like a butterfly, Sting like a WTF!?

This is a blog to archive and showcase the prevalence of certain ways women are depicted in illustrated pop media, specifically how women are posed, drawn, distorted, and/or sexualized out of context, often in ridiculous, impossible or disturbing ways that sacrifice storytelling.

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I am currently blogging from that pose.  This. Is. Very. Uncomfortable.  Ow.

I am currently blogging from that pose.  This. Is. Very. Uncomfortable.  Ow.

I was about to add “incorrectly” at the end of that title, but then I thought about all the other images on this tumblr and thought: no, that’s about right.

I was about to add “incorrectly” at the end of that title, but then I thought about all the other images on this tumblr and thought: no, that’s about right.

I wish these artists would get that women do not have a joint right under our boobs.

I wish these artists would get that women do not have a joint right under our boobs.

She should turn back into fog and try re-forming into a woman again.  Practice makes perfect!

She should turn back into fog and try re-forming into a woman again.  Practice makes perfect!

Dislocated hips, broken ribs, organs carved out… this is why you should armor more than just your legs.

Dislocated hips, broken ribs, organs carved out… this is why you should armor more than just your legs.

This is what happens when half your body starts to outrun the other half.

This is what happens when half your body starts to outrun the other half.

She’s like a boob flounder.

She’s like a boob flounder.

I presume she just has 4 breasts and there’s another pair on the other side.

I presume she just has 4 breasts and there’s another pair on the other side.

If you think this is impressive, you should see her when she’s fully transformed in her vehicle form.

If you think this is impressive, you should see her when she’s fully transformed in her vehicle form.

Aside from the 90 degree turn upwards at her ribs, from what I can make out her arms don’t even reach her hips, and her legs are like reverse Deodato: the calves are too long and her thighs are too short.  That’s some spell the other woman is casting on her!

Aside from the 90 degree turn upwards at her ribs, from what I can make out her arms don’t even reach her hips, and her legs are like reverse Deodato: the calves are too long and her thighs are too short.  That’s some spell the other woman is casting on her!