Comment Of The Day: The Purse Space Edition

Image credit: Lexus

Super-gendered car marketing is stupid and dumb, as we saw with Cosmopolitan and Seat today. Something something girls just wanna have fun and all that. Whatever.

But! Commenter wittee_fool brought up a great point, which is if you’re going to make a car “for ladies,” at least include this crucial feature:


I can’t tell you how many times I just throw my purse into my poor boyfriend’s lap whenever we go somewhere. He makes a face at me and then suddenly I’m the bad guy. It has to stop!

My mom had a 2000 Lexus RX300, and the best goddamn thing about that car was that there was a space between the two seats where you could put your bag. It was the stuff of genius!

Wanna design a car for women? Do that. Just do that shit.

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