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Baikonour Donating Member (979 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-02-09 11:59 PM
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30. Obese people should be informed about their affliction, I agree,
But a skinny person who has no idea what it's like to be overweight has no right in taking the moral high-ground. Or as you put it, be part in the puritan thinking brigade around here. But yes, obesity needs to be a policy level discussion.
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  -If obesity is so simple SmileyRose  Mar-02-09 10:06 PM   #0 
  - "Our metabolisms are complicated and unique to us. " - Very true, and never disputed.  BlooInBloo   Mar-02-09 10:08 PM   #1 
  - cool. it's not my fault.  daninthemoon   Mar-02-09 10:11 PM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-02-09 10:13 PM   #5 
  - no, trolls are fatter.  daninthemoon   Mar-02-09 10:14 PM   #7 
  - No it is NOT your fault  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 10:14 PM   #8 
  - Why would blame need to be assigned to body weight?  SmileyRose   Mar-02-09 10:16 PM   #10 
  - Interesting. Thanks. nt  valerief   Mar-02-09 10:12 PM   #3 
  - Obesity is not simple, but we do have the benefit of simple minds whose posts are tortured  elocs   Mar-02-09 10:13 PM   #4 
  - Metabolism seems like it could be it's own field of science.  AZBlue   Mar-02-09 10:13 PM   #6 
  - Over the last ten years they started to  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 10:17 PM   #11 
  - The hormones that flood our bodies in different ways after we eat  Lex   Mar-02-09 10:18 PM   #12 
  - Fascinating,  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 10:15 PM   #9 
  - She did get a good checkup  SmileyRose   Mar-02-09 10:26 PM   #15 
     - COOL good to hear  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 10:29 PM   #16 
  - How long did you track them for? What about weekends?  whoneedstickets   Mar-02-09 10:21 PM   #13 
  - you don't have to "buy a word"  Lex   Mar-02-09 10:23 PM   #14 
  - Neither woman has a Mon-Fri type job  SmileyRose   Mar-02-09 10:32 PM   #17 
     - I could see how you might train your body...  whoneedstickets   Mar-02-09 11:34 PM   #22 
        - From my experience, purely anecdotal, I loose best when I eat small  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 11:41 PM   # 
  - It is well known that most people underestimate how much they eat.  Quantess   Mar-02-09 10:47 PM   #18 
  - The Problem is Attitude, Not "Obesity."  tonysam   Mar-02-09 10:59 PM   #19 
     - Being a healthy weight is not all about appearance or vanity..  whoneedstickets   Mar-02-09 11:16 PM   #21 
     - Did you mean to reply to the OP?  Quantess   Mar-03-09 12:13 AM   #35 
  - My doc told me the same thing  Mojorabbit   Mar-02-09 11:12 PM   #20 
  - My doc told me that too.  Withywindle   Mar-03-09 12:26 AM   #37 
  - Someone explain to me why obesity is the new meme to obsess over around here.  Baikonour   Mar-02-09 11:37 PM   #23 
  - The attacks on Rush Limbaugh's WEIGHT.  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 11:39 PM   #24 
  - It's kind of funny, really.  Baikonour   Mar-02-09 11:41 PM   #25 
  - Could it be that we are seeing this as adults? Serious  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 11:46 PM   #26 
     - Leave the debating about obesity to the real doctors.  Baikonour   Mar-02-09 11:51 PM   #27 
        - to the real doctors...  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-09 11:54 PM   #28 
           - Obese people should be informed about their affliction, I agree,  Baikonour   Mar-02-09 11:59 PM   #30 
              - Now I started the two major threads, trying to educate people on it  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-03-09 12:06 AM   #32 
                 - I still put a lot of the blame on HFC syrup being in almost everything.  Baikonour   Mar-03-09 12:11 AM   #34 
                    - I noticed those too  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-03-09 12:52 AM   #39 
  - Fatties shouldn't be attacked for being fat and nasty....  moez   Mar-03-09 06:46 AM   #42 
  - Because many have a psychological need to believe that they and so many of their fellow Americans...  smalll   Mar-03-09 12:36 AM   #38 
  - Have you ever seen the "Clydesdales" at marathons?  riderinthestorm   Mar-02-09 11:56 PM   #29 
  - Now that you mention it, my three parrots,  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-03-09 12:01 AM   #31 
  - Wow!  moez   Mar-03-09 06:48 AM   #43 
  - From lurking in bodybuilding forums,  BadgerKid   Mar-03-09 12:10 AM   #33 
  - What an idiotic test.  flvegan   Mar-03-09 12:16 AM   #36 
     - So call it trash. But you are an animal lover.  riderinthestorm   Mar-03-09 01:00 AM   #40 
        - Yes, I'm an animal lover, but I'm also a fitness professional.  flvegan   Mar-03-09 01:30 AM   #41 

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