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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 619 PriorityRed 22-Mar-04 01:40
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 194 ananda 22-Mar-04 05:15
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 207 Jergat 22-Mar-04 13:51
What's the problem? 190 David L 22-Mar-04 15:51
Re: Oh The Irony! 193 PriorityRed 22-Mar-04 16:13
Re: Oh The Irony! 210 David L 22-Mar-04 17:54
Re: Oh The Irony! 154 Valkyrie 22-Mar-04 18:38
Re: Oh The Irony! 204 David L 22-Mar-04 23:15
Re: Oh The Irony! 192 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 01:51
Re: Oh The Irony! 199 David L 23-Mar-04 15:36
Re: Oh The Irony! 195 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 18:39
Re: Oh The Irony! 195 David L 23-Mar-04 22:54
Re: Oh The Irony! 159 Valkyrie 22-Mar-04 19:06
Vouching for vanity 200 Jergat 22-Mar-04 19:06
Re: Vouching for vanity 201 David L 22-Mar-04 23:32
Re: Vouching for vanity 164 Valkyrie 23-Mar-04 08:29
Here's the problem 173 Richard Fusniak 22-Mar-04 18:30
Re: Here's the problem 196 David L 22-Mar-04 23:42
Re: Here's the problem 187 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 01:42
Re: Here's the problem 176 David L 23-Mar-04 01:48
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 191 smetters 23-Mar-04 18:28
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 239 Aarooga 26-Mar-04 15:05
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 351 Archietype 26-Mar-04 18:14


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