Sexualized Images of 10-Year-Old Vogue Model; More "Toddlers and Tiaras" Concerns

Sexualized Images of 10-Year-Old Model Thylane Lena-Rose Blondeau is lighting fires in several arenas. The sexy Vogue model is heating up the fashion world and causing a firestorm of debate. Why? This model is 10 years old. It brings back memories of JonBenet Ramsey, who would have been 21 today.

Thylane is the daughter of former French footballer Patrick Blondeau and TV actress Veronika Loubry. In pictures seen here, Thylane calls to mind Miley Cyrus topless in Vanity Fair at 15 or Brooke Shields at 12, in racy Calvin Klein ads. Thylane is dressed in gold lame thigh-high slit evening gown with necklines plunging to the waist. One dress revealed a large portion of her buttocks. In another, she is naked to the waist, covered only by a necklace. Stiletto heels, varnished nails, coiffed hair and cosmetically enhanced features give her the appearance of a 25-year-old. Like "Toddlers and Tiaras," these child models concern parenting experts. They raise kiddie porn red flags and pedophile alerts with this mom. Read more...

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