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A PETA member holds a sign reading "Mutts Rule" during a protest at the 134th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York on February 16, 2010.

10 controversies from the Westminster Dog Show

Westminster dumped its longtime sponsor Pedigree, the popular dog food brand, in 2012 after its commercials featured sad shelter dogs.
A woman looks at a copy of "American Dirt," at a bookstore in New York on January 27. 2020.

Why people are mad about ‘American Dirt,’ a new novel about a Mexican family’s journey to the US

Latinx writers have questioned how author Jeanine Cummins told this story, and whether it was hers to tell in the first place.
Jaclyn Hill is slowly coming back to social media after a rough year in 2019.

Jaclyn Hill breaks down in tears and says she is ‘so scared’ to launch makeup in a new behind-the-scenes video

Jaclyn Hill wrote on Instagram that she knows she can "be better in the future," despite facing "humiliation, embarrassment & disappointment" in 2019.
Shane Dawson showcases one of his Jaclyn Cosmetics lipsticks.

Shane Dawson says he previously received ‘hairy’ lipstick from Jaclyn Hill’s makeup brand

YouTuber Jeffree Star also comments on Jaclyn Hill's failed lipstick launch in Shane Dawson's latest YouTube video.
Shane Dawson is a YouTuber, and Kat Von D is a tattoo artist.

Shane Dawson said he asked Kat Von D to stop sending him free makeup while working with Jeffree Star

YouTuber Jeffree Star also makes a joke about Kat Von D "needing work" as a tattoo artist in Shane Dawson's latest YouTube video.
The Hallmark channel pulled four ads from Zola because they featured same-sex couples, according to a Zola representative.

Wedding website Zola says the Hallmark Channel won’t air its commercial featuring a same-sex couple getting married

In response, Zola says it has pulled all of its advertising from the network, Zola representatives told Insider.
Walmart Canada is apologizing for selling a sweater that appeared to show Santa Claus doing cocaine.

Walmart apologizes for selling a Christmas sweater that showed Santa at a table with lines of white powder and the words ‘let it snow’

Walmart Canada also pulled a sweater showing Santa, naked from the waist, by a fireplace with the words "Chestnuts roasting on an open fire."
Cheryl Strayed spoke to Insider about her photo being heavily edited in Vogue.

‘Wild’ author Cheryl Strayed says her photo in a 2012 issue of Vogue was edited so much that her husband couldn’t recognize her

"I looked fake, like a Barbie doll version of myself," Strayed recently told Insider. "I truly thought they made me look worse, not better."

10 of the biggest beauty pageant scandals of all time

From announcing the wrong winner to ripping crowns off of heads, here are some of the most controversial moments in pageant history.