But the prize for PR gaffes might go to MIT Media Labs.
According to The Huffington Post, the Media Lab was slammed for sexist wristbands distributed during a party it held Saturday in Austin. The wristbands contained phrases such as, “That’s a nice dress. It would look great on my floor.” and “Do you wash your clothes with Windex? ‘Cause I can see myself in your pants.”
Brooklyn-based journalist Amy S. Choi, who attended SWSW this year, tweeted a picture of the wristbands:
— Amy S. Choi (@awesomechoi) March 10, 2013