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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 553 PriorityRed 22-Mar-04 01:40
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 168 ananda 22-Mar-04 05:15
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 181 Jergat 22-Mar-04 13:51
What's the problem? 167 David L 22-Mar-04 15:51
Re: Oh The Irony! 176 PriorityRed 22-Mar-04 16:13
Re: Oh The Irony! 185 David L 22-Mar-04 17:54
Re: Oh The Irony! 137 Valkyrie 22-Mar-04 18:38
Re: Oh The Irony! 184 David L 22-Mar-04 23:15
Re: Oh The Irony! 168 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 01:51
Re: Oh The Irony! 177 David L 23-Mar-04 15:36
Re: Oh The Irony! 171 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 18:39
Re: Oh The Irony! 179 David L 23-Mar-04 22:54
Re: Oh The Irony! 137 Valkyrie 22-Mar-04 19:06
Vouching for vanity 182 Jergat 22-Mar-04 19:06
Re: Vouching for vanity 173 David L 22-Mar-04 23:32
Re: Vouching for vanity 142 Valkyrie 23-Mar-04 08:29
Here's the problem 159 Richard Fusniak 22-Mar-04 18:30
Re: Here's the problem 173 David L 22-Mar-04 23:42
Re: Here's the problem 164 Richard Fusniak 23-Mar-04 01:42
Re: Here's the problem 154 David L 23-Mar-04 01:48
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 173 smetters 23-Mar-04 18:28
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 215 Aarooga 26-Mar-04 15:05
Re: Reality Shows Promoting Cosmetic Surgery 309 Archietype 26-Mar-04 18:14


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