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Richard Fusniak wrote:
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> Why should you worry, David? Your out of your body
> (literally) half the time, LOL.

I'm NOT worried. And I wish I were able to get out of my body more often... Unfortunately, I don't control that...come to think of it, I'm sure that's why I'm NOT in control of it yet. I like it too much...

> Cosmetic surgery/technology puts pressure on the insecure and
> those who can least afford it.

How does it put pressure on anyone? If you can afford it, and you feel you want to look better, you do it. I'm not saying you should spend the rent money or the kids school tuition on surgery... Rather than pressure, it provides an option, a choice--like any choice. For some, it might be a BMW M3 convertable... Whatever makes one feel good... Because when you feel good about yourself you are in the best possible position to help someone else.
If a time comes when I feel I need cosmetic surgery, I'll get it--if I can afford it--and I won't feel the least bit guilty about it. Guilt is one of biggest hindrances on the spiritual path, IMO... Puritanical, rigid thinking...
David

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Subject Views Written By Posted
Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 480 PriorityRed 22-Mar-04 01:40
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 148 ananda 22-Mar-04 05:15
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 143 Jergat 22-Mar-04 13:51
What's the problem? 143 David L 22-Mar-04 15:51
Re: Oh The Irony! 153 PriorityRed 22-Mar-04 16:13
Re: Oh The Irony! 163 David L 22-Mar-04 17:54
Re: Oh The Irony! 113 Valkyrie 22-Mar-04 18:38
Re: Oh The Irony! 161 David L 22-Mar-04 23:15
Re: Oh The Irony! 145 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 01:51
Re: Oh The Irony! 146 David L 23-Mar-04 15:36
Re: Oh The Irony! 142 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 18:39
Re: Oh The Irony! 156 David L 23-Mar-04 22:54
Re: Oh The Irony! 117 Valkyrie 22-Mar-04 19:06
Vouching for vanity 158 Jergat 22-Mar-04 19:06
Re: Vouching for vanity 149 David L 22-Mar-04 23:32
Re: Vouching for vanity 122 Valkyrie 23-Mar-04 08:29
Here's the problem 138 Richard Fusniak 22-Mar-04 18:30
Re: Here's the problem 142 David L 22-Mar-04 23:42
Re: Here's the problem 145 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 01:42
Re: Here's the problem 133 David L 23-Mar-04 01:48
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 148 smetters 23-Mar-04 18:28
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 193 Aarooga 26-Mar-04 15:05
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 255 Archietype 26-Mar-04 18:14


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