For conservatives, most appalling commodity was Chinese silk: fragile and see through, immodest. “For Seneca, silk was simply a cipher for exoticism and eroticism.” Edicts passed by law to forbid silk.
She had special boxing gloves made for the matches she held against the men. They were pink and kind of shiny. She had them made in pink so the men would KNOW that they just got beat. By a girl. In pink.