Naked Truth: Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Takes Virtual Reality Too Far

The 52-year-old Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, known for scantily clad models on sunny beaches, is exploring a new reality for this year’s issue, which hit newsstands last week. (Flickr/Creative Commons) The 52-year-old Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, known for scantily clad models on sunny beaches, is exploring a new reality for this year’s issue, which hit newsstands last week. For the first time ever, SI is inviting readers to “virtually” join the magazine and the models on photo shoots by equipping them with cardboard virtual reality viewers that, coupled with a smartphone and an app, give readers access to behind-the-scenes videos, reports USA Today. The short videos feature the models seemingly looking right at the viewer in come-hither poses. Evangelical leader Dr. Richard Land is president of Southern Evangelical Seminary, which has been…


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