For an enduring magazine that flourished during the great depression, Esquire is cemented at the center of the men’s realm. In a recent panel at Advertising Week Europe, Esquire editor Alex Bilmes was not afraid to admit to the fact that they use women on the cover for pure objectification. We’ll skip the social commentary here, and jump straight back in time to examine the evolution of Women who have graced the covers of the magazine. You can see Buzzfeed’s full compilation here.