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Teens with superstar money

  1. Jul 5, 2006 #1

    DaveC426913

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    This is a serious query.:grumpy: and arguably dicey content. No, I'm not a pervert, just a man out-of-touch with a generation.

    The teenaged and early-20s girls these days don't look like they did when I was a lad. A high percentage of girls these days seem to have extraordinary lucky genes - they all seem to have figures like superstars, specifically, they have narrow waists yet are well-endowed.

    It is not uncommon for well-endowed breasts to go hand-in-hand with a proportionate weight, but it is (or at least was) quite rare for a pair of those to be sitting on top of a waist barely thick enough to support them. I know obsessive dieting is a factor, but that would actually reduce the breasts as much as - if not more than - the rest of the body. Either way, the waist and chest are naturally proportional. And yet there are so many disproportionately "stacked" girls these days, I have to assume they're being helped.

    So, there are two ways to get enhanced: temporary or permanent.
    Temporary = push-up bra
    Permanent = surgery
    (Is there a 3rd option?)

    My question is: for any given a girl of maybe 18 or as young as 15 or so who looks like this, what is the likelihood (say, as a %) that she has had breast enhancement? Just how many teens these days are getting surgery?

    Alternately, has the science of push-up bras advanced that much?
     
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  3. Jul 5, 2006 #2

    Math Is Hard

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    There's definitely a trend. From a 2004 article:

    http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm/dyn/aid/1861/context/cover/
     
  4. Jul 5, 2006 #3

    DaveC426913

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    Ok, well it's on the rise, but that's less than 4000 in the entire US in a year, that doesn't add up to much of a likelihood that any given person encountered in a mall is ... "packing".

    Which would strongly suggest these are temporary.
     
  5. Jul 5, 2006 #4

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    I would suspect that fashion that... makes someone look more physically attractive in that way is now far more common as i bet its to that point where its like "meh, being superficial is natural now-a-days".
     
  6. Jul 5, 2006 #5
    You forgot water bras and just plain old stuff'n Dave.
     
  7. Jul 5, 2006 #6

    DaveC426913

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    Yes, this water bra thing. Is that new? Is that possibly the culprit?
     
  8. Jul 5, 2006 #7
    I don't know much about it. It's a few years old. I first heard about it probably 7 to 8 years ago.
     
  9. Jul 5, 2006 #8

    Pengwuino

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    I've never heard of it either. I feel this must be researched thoroughly however.
     
  10. Jul 5, 2006 #9

    Moonbear

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    Drat! I typed up a reply about those and miracle bras before, and hit submit just as the forum went down for a while. :grumpy: Oh, and don't forget those gel insert things. Push-up bras are pretty puny compared to the miracle bras and water bras.
     
  11. Jul 5, 2006 #10
    Evolution at its finest :rofl:
     
  12. Jul 6, 2006 #11
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    You sure ???

    All perverts are...

    A high percentage ??? I don't know where you live but i think you are just very lucky.

    Trust me, girls like that are still a minority although there number is rising.

    I think that's is still very small fraction.

    marlon
     
  13. Jul 6, 2006 #12

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    I remember girls wearing Jordache/Gloria Vanderbilt jeans and polo shirts. That is nothing compared to the bare midrift, hoochy-momma outfits girls wear today. Sometimes I wonder if I would have made it through school if girls dressed like that when I was there.

    It's funny you bring this up. I work out with a guy who has a 14 year old daughter. He was saying the same exact thing not too long ago.
     
  14. Jul 6, 2006 #13

    Pengwuino

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    What exactly would you consider "making it through school"?
     
  15. Jul 6, 2006 #14
    Who's with me for uniform in American schools ? A school is not a fashion ramp you know . Let them wear what thay want and do what they like outside school.

    Arun
     
  16. Jul 6, 2006 #15

    Pengwuino

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    yes it is, shut up. let me enjoy it while its not a crime.
     
  17. Jul 6, 2006 #16

    FredGarvin

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    Blood pressure at normal levels.
     
  18. Jul 6, 2006 #17

    Pengwuino

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    So THATS why my doctor was worried...
     
  19. Jul 6, 2006 #18

    DaveC426913

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    Well, it's sort of the norm, here in Toronto at least.

    Maybe I should clarify. I'm not talking outrageously proportioned girls, I'm talking about what should be the top 1% of figures (Britney and Shakira and the like) is now commonplace (i.e. 50%+).

    Again, I know that obsessive dieting and exercise can get a tiny waist, and I know that dressing carefully (low-rider jeans and tank tops) can enhance the effect, but the chests are just not right. You should not see large chests on tiny women, except for a very lucky few.

    An enhancing bra can only do so much, especially consdering that they also wear very skimpy outfits, meaning there just isn't a lot of leeway* for artifical enhancement of the effect. (*glad I didn't say 'wiggle room').

    Yet I would say better than 50% of the teens I see manage to pull this off.



    Maybe what I should do is document it. I'll go out and take a bunch of pictures and get back to you.

    (and that was the last time DaveC426913 was heard from...)
     
  20. Jul 7, 2006 #19

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    Dave, natural selection is finally working.
     
  21. Jul 7, 2006 #20

    Pengwuino

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    Or God's gift to me? :biggrin:
     
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