in an effort to get this thread back to its old form, i pledge to post one tr for every two tr's posted in this thread that are good and interesting. gg can you back me up on this? now that it's summer i need this thread to stop sucking.
So bit of a heatwave in america ai? Hope ur getting some digits from the babes on the beach. Just got a pm from a poster (american guy)- from the nz travel thread asking me why nz girls are so ugly, and why there are no 8s and above here. I replied and said 'you obv haven't meet any of the girls Ive slept with"
We've had a couple of discussions on the idea that pretending to be confident makes you more confident. I'm generally pro, Henry is generally con (possibly nobody else cares). It's not something I've looked into a lot, but here's a Guardian article on the idea:
I was going to accuse the Guardian of plagiarism as I read that exact article in a different periodical six months ago but then I realized it is to promote a book and by the author of the book so likely appears in many places.
In a related topic I recently came across a study that correlated cortisol with male physical attractiveness. Pictures were take of men with different level of cortisol-- hey did testosterone as well but found no correlation-- and women rated the same man with high cortisol less attractive than when he was in a state of lower cortisol.
cortisol is a muscle wasting hormone. I know that from my research about steroids.
I have always felt like masturbation was harmful in some way. From a general emotional perspective I feel guilt after, anticipation which NEVER delivers, my mood shifts in down gear for the next 24--48 hours after, and i feel weaker in spirit.
everybody says its "healthy" to do it once in a while but does anyone know of any good studies that have shown otherwise from a biological/chemical level?