Mayim Bialik is not a fan of Ariana Grande. Specifically the billboards around town promoting the singer's new album, and in Bialik's view, sex and lots of it.
As she shared on her Kveller blog on Friday, the self-proclaimed "old-fashioned" actress is not a fan of ads such as this, especially because of her children.
"There is one for Ariana Grande, and I will go ahead and admit I have no idea who she is or what she does," the 38-year-old mother of sons ages 6 and 9 wrote.
"Based on the billboard, she sells lingerie. Or stiletto heels. Or plastic surgery, because every woman over 22 wishes she has that body, I'm sure."
"Why is she in her underwear on this billboard though? And if she has a talent (is she a singer?), then why does she have to sell herself in lingerie?"
"I mean, I know society is patriarchal and women are expected to be sexy and sexually available no matter what we do, but I guess now I need to explain that to my sons?"
The billboard (below) is actually for Ariana's new album, My Everything, which hit shelves late last month using that same image of Grande on its cover: