+ Reply to Thread
Page 9 of 15 FirstFirst ... 7891011 ... LastLast
Results 81 to 90 of 147
  1. #81
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    13,067
    Thanks
    9,846
    Thanked
    12,964
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/1/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 7/11/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 3/10/14100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by Rarity View Post
    I'm 23, guess that makes my reasons for wearing short/tight clothes different to Pegasus' reasons then?
    Maybe, maybe not. But I'm going to stick with my theory that a majority of the time an 18 year old wearing a bum eating dress while on a night out on the town ...has different motives than a 40 year old woman wearing short shorts and a singlet whole doing the gardening.
    - one is trying to attract a potential mate, the other isn't.

  2. #82
    Mod-pegasus's Avatar
    Mod-pegasus is offline ADMINISTRATOR
    and all that the Lorax left here in this mess was a small pile of rocks with the one word...UNLESS
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Posts
    14,645
    Thanks
    1,735
    Thanked
    1,735
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by VicPark View Post
    Sorry...your signature doesn't appear in your posts, had to click on your profile. Your age of 40 fits in with my theory.
    So your theory is that when I was 20 I dressed to attract a partner, now I'm dressing for comfort?

    Lets just say my theories on why people dress how they do, are in quite a bit of conflict with your theories.

    See above posts where I clarified re: different fashion types.

  3. #83
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    13,067
    Thanks
    9,846
    Thanked
    12,964
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/1/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 7/11/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 3/10/14100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by pegasus View Post
    The only person saying that they were the intentions of the Home and Away clothing crew is yourself. So while others have said - no problem, you've continued to say that you know the intentions of the clothing crew. However, this seems in conflict with the other posters in this thread, where the majority of the replies I've seen in this thread say that she was dressed appropriately if she was coming off the beach etc.
    In saying the home and away production team hire fit young people and dress them in scantily clad clothes to attract hormonal young viewers. You don't have to agree.

  4. #84
    Mod-pegasus's Avatar
    Mod-pegasus is offline ADMINISTRATOR
    and all that the Lorax left here in this mess was a small pile of rocks with the one word...UNLESS
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Posts
    14,645
    Thanks
    1,735
    Thanked
    1,735
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Lets just say the main thing I've learned in my advanced years (LOL) is the saying about assumptions.

    I can certainly say I make less generalisations and assume less things about people the more I've been in other people's shoes and gained more life experiences.

  5. #85
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    13,067
    Thanks
    9,846
    Thanked
    12,964
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/1/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 7/11/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 3/10/14100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by pegasus View Post
    So your theory is that when I was 20 I dressed to attract a partner, now I'm dressing for comfort?
    .
    Not exactly but close. I'm saying the majority of the time when a young person dresses scantily they are trying to attract a mate. When an older person does it, it's most likely for comfort/purpose.- you may or may not fit in with the majority mentioned in my theory.

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to VicPark For This Useful Post:

    Blossompossumxxxx  (26-05-2013)

  7. #86
    Mod-pegasus's Avatar
    Mod-pegasus is offline ADMINISTRATOR
    and all that the Lorax left here in this mess was a small pile of rocks with the one word...UNLESS
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Posts
    14,645
    Thanks
    1,735
    Thanked
    1,735
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by VicPark View Post
    In saying the home and away production team hire fit young people and dress them in scantily clad clothes to attract hormonal young viewers. You don't have to agree.
    I don't agree, and have seen no one else on this thread agree with that opinion.

  8. #87
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    703
    Thanks
    262
    Thanked
    299
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by VicPark View Post
    Not exactly but close. I'm saying the majority of the time when a young person dresses scantily they are trying to attract a mate. When an older person does it, it's most likely for comfort/purpose.- you may or may not fit in with the majority mentioned in my theory.
    That just makes no sense.

    At 18 I dressed for comfort/I liked the style. I was engaged to DF.
    At 20 I dressed for comfort/I liked the style. I was engaged to DF.
    At 23 I dress for comfort/I like the style. I'm still engaged to DF.
    At 40 I imagine I'll still dress for comfort/because I like the style. I imagine I'll be married to DF.

    If you feel threatened by women dressed in short/tight clothes, that's not their fault, that's an issue with you and/or your relationship.
    I certainly am not trying to attract a partner. I have one. My dress sense has nothing to do with anyone but me and my comfort/likes.

  9. #88
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    1,551
    Thanks
    655
    Thanked
    824
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    What really gets my goat about this thread is that not one person has commented or liked my extremely funny and witty post.

    it takes people like me at least 2 seconds to come up with something like that...and not even a like? Really? I think I'll have to chuck on my bikini to get some attention around here.

    By the way, it is normal to read and read a thread to see if you have had a like. And it is normal to be disappointed when it doesn't happen.

    go on.

    look back through the thread.


    i know you want to!

  10. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to moosey For This Useful Post:

    Ashram  (26-05-2013),Mod-pegasus  (26-05-2013),Mod-Uniquey  (27-05-2013),RobinSparkles  (26-05-2013)

  11. #89
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    8,821
    Thanks
    7,291
    Thanked
    9,742
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by moosey View Post
    What really gets my goat about this thread is that not one person has commented or liked my extremely funny and witty post.

    it takes people like me at least 2 seconds to come up with something like that...and not even a like? Really? I think I'll have to chuck on my bikini to get some attention around here.

    By the way, it is normal to read and read a thread to see if you have had a like. And it is normal to be disappointed when it doesn't happen.

    go on.

    look back through the thread.


    i know you want to!
    I read your comment and thought to myself- The flamin' galah!

  12. The Following User Says Thank You to Atropos For This Useful Post:

    moosey  (27-05-2013)

  13. #90
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    997
    Thanks
    381
    Thanked
    239
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I think in the context, she has come from the beach, in a beach dress, i don't see an issue.

    in fact if I had a body like that I would be rocking it every chance I had!

    I am not a fan of short shorts in some situations, like at a restaurant etc, but I personally take more offense to people wearing tights as trousers and being exposed to their camel toe!

  14. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to upforroundtwo For This Useful Post:

    Blossompossumxxxx  (26-05-2013),oozzle  (26-05-2013)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Short AF?
    By IndigoJ in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 29-01-2013, 17:21
  2. Short first AF after D&C
    By Gentoo in forum Pregnancy Loss Support
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 11-09-2012, 23:11
  3. short cervix
    By MaybeeBabee in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 28-05-2012, 21:01

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
The Health Hub & Glowing ExpectationsGlowing Expectations is conveniently located at The Health Hub in Darlinghurst. We offer pre & post natal personal ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Do you think this is rude?Issues with Family Members
Preparing for a NICU babyPregnancy & Birth General Chat
LTTTC terrified to testConception & Fertility General Chat
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #2pregnancy and babies through IVF
Pets :)First Trimester Chat
Do people suck...?General Chat
❤Joyous June/July TTC!❤Conception & Fertility General Chat
I am... #20General Chat
Am i leaking AF or what?Second Trimester Chat
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›