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pookieblue Donating Member (517 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-13-08 05:02 PM
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15. I think ours is a way of coping...
Edited on Wed Aug-13-08 05:06 PM by pookieblue
what they are doing is something I would never do. For Instance, they refer to this one woman...as "It".

I guess they remind of the girls in "heathers". they aren't using humo. they are just being down right mean and think that they are above anyone else.

I don't associate with them..I only see them around town since it's a small town. And most people hang around down town at the local bars and pubs on the weekends.

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  -question, why do others make fun of others pookieblue  Aug-12-08 11:29 PM   #0 
  - Some people have such low self-esteem that they need to tear down others to elevate...  Solon   Aug-12-08 11:35 PM   #1 
  - Damn, you beat me to it.  primate1   Aug-12-08 11:36 PM   #4 
     - Hehe, great minds and all that...  Solon   Aug-12-08 11:37 PM   #5 
  - My guess would be shitty self esteem.  primate1   Aug-12-08 11:36 PM   #2 
  - You know what I don't get?  Solon   Aug-12-08 11:46 PM   #7 
  - I feel that way too  pookieblue   Aug-13-08 12:02 AM   #8 
  - Sometimes, but more often I think they thing anything unlike THEM...  PassingFair   Aug-13-08 05:32 PM   #17 
     - Good point, actually.  primate1   Aug-13-08 11:19 PM   #25 
  - I used to make fun of people when I was in high school.  Fox Mulder   Aug-12-08 11:36 PM   #3 
  - Because their insides are so rotted, that it is indeed all they have.  flvegan   Aug-12-08 11:40 PM   #6 
  - I've always been a fan of good natured ribbing, but nothing more than that.  DarkTirade   Aug-13-08 12:47 AM   #9 
  - because they are all dead inside  MilesColtrane   Aug-13-08 09:00 AM   #10 
  - Some psychopaths can only feel good if others are diminished. So they  applegrove   Aug-13-08 01:10 PM   #11 
  - They are sad shallow little people  nomad1776   Aug-13-08 01:17 PM   #12 
  - If you've seen them around before and they're known for this, you have to fuck them up.  JVS   Aug-13-08 01:22 PM   #13 
  - I wish I could  pookieblue   Aug-13-08 05:08 PM   #16 
  - and yet you joke about yourselves?  Kali   Aug-13-08 01:27 PM   #14 
  - I think ours is a way of coping...  pookieblue   Aug-13-08 05:02 PM   #15 
  - I suspect a lot of the time  Kali   Aug-13-08 09:51 PM   #19 
     - sometimes I think people like those girls...  pookieblue   Aug-13-08 11:08 PM   #22 
  - Poking fun at oneself as a coping mechanism is one thing -  Left Is Write   Aug-13-08 05:37 PM   #18 
     - I think they both are coping mechanisms.  Kali   Aug-13-08 09:52 PM   #20 
        - Maybe. But there's still a big difference between a person poking fun at herself  Left Is Write   Aug-13-08 11:02 PM   #21 
  - This is something called 'defining the other' or scapegoating.  eshfemme   Aug-13-08 11:08 PM   #23 
  - For the same reason that I asked myself the question as..  Stuart G   Aug-13-08 11:10 PM   #24 
 

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