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‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue Features Trans Cover Model For First Time

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Model and actress Leyna Bloom has made history by becoming the first trans person to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue, the magazine’s most famous and perennially best-selling edition. What do you think?

“It’s great that we’re finally breaking down the barriers to being objectified by 47-year-old men.”

Matt Featherstone, Mic Stand Lengthener

“Times clearly haven’t changed that much if Sports Illustrated is still making print issues.”

Nick Kuras, Shuttle Pilot

“You know things are bad for the media industry when they have to stoop to doing the right thing in order to sell copies.”

Sara Hegde, Unemployed