Abercrombie & Fitch pulls ‘#more boyfriends than t.s.’ t-shirtBy Mason White 8:36 AM June 21, 2013
|The #more boyfriends than t.s. shirt|
By: John Roberts
(Scroll down for video) Abercrombie & Fitch faced sharp criticism after selling a t-shirt that seemed to make fun of singing sensation Taylor Swift.
Now, the company decided to pull the t-shirts from store shelves, according to a statement released by the company.
Taylor Swift fans were this close to never, ever, going back to Abercrombie & Fitch.
The popular fashion retailer for teenagers, which is known for not selling plus-sized clothing and for comments from its CEO on how it is selling clothes only for “young, beautiful people”, was pressed to pull a shirt with the saying: “# more boyfriends than t.s.” after numerous complaints.
“We all knew that t.s. stood for Taylor Swift ” a Taylor Swift fan said on a YouTube video about the situation.
Angered fans of the pop star organized a Change.org petition urging supporters to call the Public Relations Department of Abercrombie & Fitch to express displeasure with the shirt, which they said was an insult to their queen.
A recorded message when you call the number listed on the corporate website of A&F, now says: “Thank you for calling the PR department of Abercrombie & Fitch. If you are calling about the Taylor Swift shirt, please note that the ahs already been pulled.”
The clothing chain also tweeted the news on Tuesday with a message saying: “Hey #Swifties. We no longer sell the shirt We