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Poll question: watching a very vain woman grow old
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Poll result (51 votes)
funny as hell (7 votes, 14%)Vote
sad as hell (44 votes, 86%)Vote

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  -watching a very vain woman grow old Tuesday Afternoon  Nov-26-11 10:02 AM   #0 
  - I'm terrible but it's funny.  Chan790   Nov-26-11 10:10 AM   #1 
  - At 45, so sad she died so young.  Ikonoklast   Nov-26-11 01:11 PM   #7 
  - I don't think Chan is saying she died at 45  Skittles   Nov-26-11 02:34 PM   #13 
     - I didn't think I needed the sarcasm thingy.  Ikonoklast   Nov-26-11 02:47 PM   #15 
     - hard to tell  Skittles   Nov-27-11 01:47 AM   #27 
     - Ordering up an asskicking for Skittles for talking about age 45.  madinmaryland   Nov-27-11 09:55 PM   #45 
  - She sounds kind of cool to me.  nolabear   Nov-26-11 09:16 PM   #22 
  - Not suprising from the generation that invented the mid-life crisis.  Odin2005   Nov-27-11 06:47 PM   #41 
  - So...how old was Jacqueline Benny when she died?  jmowreader   Nov-27-11 11:06 PM   #47 
  - I think it's sad.  dawg   Nov-26-11 10:12 AM   #2 
  - We all go through the pain of realizing we're growing old  lunatica   Nov-26-11 10:21 AM   #3 
  - If I were a healthy 55 year old  hyphenate   Nov-27-11 10:05 PM   #46 
  - Me too. n/t  RebelOne   Nov-26-11 12:58 PM   #6 
  - I voted "Sad" because of this:  pink-o   Nov-26-11 10:36 AM   #4 
  - my mom embodies this  nadine_mn   Nov-26-11 02:22 PM   #12 
  - i am vain, but vain people can enjoy aging, so long as they  La Lioness Priyanka   Nov-26-11 11:11 AM   #5 
  - It's sad  rrneck   Nov-26-11 01:53 PM   #8 
  - Vanity is a gift for others, and a burden for ourselves  Tom Ripley   Nov-26-11 02:04 PM   #9 
  - It's the same with very vain men, too  girl_interrupted   Nov-26-11 02:16 PM   #10 
  - Why would anyone get a kick out of  frogmarch   Nov-26-11 02:21 PM   #11 
  - hey have you tried those non-threader needles?  Skittles   Nov-26-11 02:35 PM   #14 
  - Thanks! I'll try them. :-)  frogmarch   Nov-26-11 02:56 PM   #17 
     - My grandmother had macular degeneration and was a seamstress.  kaiden   Nov-27-11 09:20 AM   #31 
        - Your grandmother was amazing. What  frogmarch   Nov-27-11 09:58 AM   #32 
        - Now THAT'S positive thinking!  Odin2005   Nov-27-11 06:53 PM   #42 
  - I thread my sewing machine needle by memory.  Betsy Ross   Nov-26-11 09:28 PM   #23 
  - By memory? Wow,  frogmarch   Nov-26-11 09:31 PM   #24 
  - +1  Lucinda   Nov-26-11 09:44 PM   #25 
  - That's exactly what I thought when I first saw this thread, cruel people who get pleasure from the  seaglass   Nov-27-11 09:08 AM   #30 
  - Funny, just as long as  quakerboy   Nov-26-11 02:48 PM   #16 
  - are you talking about anybody in particular?  Kali   Nov-26-11 03:44 PM   #18 
  - As a sociological reference, Rider Haggard's famous "She."  dimbear   Nov-26-11 08:00 PM   #19 
  - Is watching a very vain woman grow old funny or sad? I don't know -- you tell me.  MiddleFingerMom   Nov-26-11 08:17 PM   #20 
  - It's kind of sad.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Nov-26-11 09:11 PM   #21 
  - It is sad already that she values herself that way.  applegrove   Nov-26-11 10:16 PM   #26 
  - Walk a mile in her shoes. It's really nobody's business.  tblue   Nov-27-11 02:48 AM   #28 
  - I love this post.  noamnety   Nov-27-11 10:38 AM   #35 
  - +1.  astral   Nov-27-11 03:58 PM   #36 
  - No thread about a "vain woman getting old" would be complete  Art_from_Ark   Nov-27-11 04:38 AM   #29 
  - as sad as watching a man not able to process aging. it is more sad people would find amusement  seabeyond   Nov-27-11 10:04 AM   #33 
  - You probably think this thread is about you! Don't you?? n/t  retread   Nov-27-11 10:05 AM   #34 
  - (LOL) n/t  astral   Nov-27-11 04:00 PM   #37 
  - haha nice  EastTennesseeDem   Nov-28-11 01:33 AM   #48 
  - Well, I'm becoming a damn fine looking middle-aged woman, if I do say so myself  Flaxbee   Nov-27-11 06:24 PM   #38 
  - I think it's sad. The women I know who would fall into that category  Arkansas Granny   Nov-27-11 06:40 PM   #39 
  - Us guys can be vain, too, you know. Nothing sadder than a guy trying to hide his obvious baldness.  Odin2005   Nov-27-11 06:44 PM   #40 
  - Just checked with Sir Walter Raleigh, who answers "risky as hell." n/t  dimbear   Nov-27-11 08:03 PM   #43 
  - Neither  hyphenate   Nov-27-11 09:36 PM   #44 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-28-11 07:56 AM   #49 
  - Sad, esp. for women of previous generations, who were taught that looks were their entire worth.  Arugula Latte   Nov-28-11 12:07 PM   #50 
  - Its quite sad!  helenmoore   Nov-29-11 12:15 AM   #51 
 

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