***A Public Service Announcement***
Brought to you by People Against Public Exposure (PAPE)
A trend that is lazy, indecent, and…bad.
It’s defenseless and trashy. That is my stance.
Once and for all, LEGGINGS AREN’T PANTS!
Would you wear Spanx by itself on the street?
Unless you’re a dancer up on a stage,
Or 12 years or less is your current age,
Unless you’re wearing them for Halloween,
Then your leggings, my friend, are not to be seen!
Your friends will not tell you, not to your face,
That those leggings you’re wearing are quite the disgrace.
People who follow you up the stairs
Get a face full of butt and recurrent nightmares.
No. They’re not. They’re stretchy and so very thin.
Like fishnets or hosiery of any kind,
They do nothing at all to warm your behind.
Do you really want all eyes on your butt?
‘Cause that’s where they are, drawn there like glue,
Focused on “pieces-parts” instead of just YOU.
We can see every wrinkle, your underwear too,
And if you’re not wearing any, we can see ALL of you.
We cannot un-see your camel toe.
Under skirts and l-o-n-g sweaters that hide your bottom,
You can wear your leggings if you’ve got ’em.
Wear them your outfit to enhance,
But never, PLEASE never, wear leggings as pants!
If you’re not at the gym, then cover your a–.
It’s not professional or cute when leggings are pants.
It causes guys to stare openly, as if in a trance.
Leggings as pants? Just say no!
Class trumps comfort, no matter the trend.
It’s time for this Leggings-as-Pants thing to end.