These days, who needs to earn self-confidence when you can buy it?
As breast implants are a pretty expensive option for the hopeful preteen, Abercrombie Kids
, the miniature version of the wildly popular, hyper-sexualized former sporting goods retailer, has fulfilled every child's dream -- and every parent's nightmare -- with the padded push-up bikini top.
There was once a time, long ago, when little girls wished for their periods and a full cup size, which were the most significant symbols of bona-fide womanhood. Now, it seems, dreams of womanhood have been replaced with fantasies of growing a set big enough to score a Maxim
cover and a spot on coveted quality television programming like 'Girls Gone Wild.'