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Toe poll

  1. My big toes stick out the farthest of all my toes.

    26 vote(s)
    60.5%
  2. My big toes do not stick out as far as my other toes.

    17 vote(s)
    39.5%
  1. May 28, 2005 #1

    DaveC426913

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    Yes, this is for real. I want to settle a bet.

    I get teased about my big toes, which are (as seems logical to me), big i.e. my big toes are bigger than my other toes - they stick out farther. If I kicked a wall barefoot, my big toe would hit first.

    Some people's big toes do not stick out as far as their other toes, namely, my tormentor's. If she kicked a wall, her second toe would hit first.

    My toes look like this: Sample A.
    My tormentor's toes look like this:Sample B.

    I want to prove I'm not a mutant. :smile:

    (Disclaimer: I Googled the samples. I make no claim whatsoever to any association with the website they came from.)

    So, see poll, above.
     
    Last edited: May 28, 2005
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  3. May 28, 2005 #2

    brewnog

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    You're normal, your tormentor is weird (but so am I).
     
  4. May 28, 2005 #3

    Moonbear

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    There's no option for my toes. :frown: My big toe and the toe right next to it are pretty much the same length, then all the rest get smaller. It's one of the reasons I can't wear pointy-toed shoes.
     
  5. May 28, 2005 #4
    If I cut off the end joint of my second toe they would look like the first photo. I wear out socks with a quickness.
     
  6. May 28, 2005 #5

    JamesU

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    I hacve to agree with moonbear. Except the pointy-toed shoes part :uhh:
     
  7. May 28, 2005 #6
    Call the on call biologist.

    But I have to say, I absolutely love this thread.
     
  8. May 28, 2005 #7

    JamesU

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    a new word has emerged: toeidness
     
  9. May 28, 2005 #8
    My feet are exactly the same. Are we long lost cousins?
     
  10. May 28, 2005 #9
    My big toe is just barely larger. That person, the one with the smaller big toe, has some pointy feet/toes. Almost like, as mb somewhat said, they wear pointy shoes often. One question, could this be related to gender?
     
  11. May 28, 2005 #10
    What we need is toe pictures.
    I'll send mine in tomorrow if not too many people complain.
     
  12. May 28, 2005 #11

    Evo

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    Sample A is like my toes.

    Sample B is a freak of nature.
     
  13. May 29, 2005 #12

    Moonbear

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    Nah, it's not a gender thing. Both are normal. We're all mutants in one way or another, and both of those examples are typical variations in toe length.

    I hope not, otherwise we'd have to move to Alabama before I could marry you. :tongue2: :rofl:

    Well, my left foot wouldn't freak anyone out. My big toe on my right foot is still growing out the toenail from when I dropped that pallet on it back in December, so it's definitely not an attractive looking toe right now.

    I'd love to see that extra toe on Ivan's digging foot though. :rofl:
     
  14. May 29, 2005 #13

    arildno

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    Of course the big toes stick farther out than the others.
     
  15. May 29, 2005 #14
    Please submit a sample photo so I may add it to my fetish(ahem) I mean extremely scientific study I'm doing on the length of human female toes.

    Note: Photo MUST be immediately post-pedicure and nails must bear bright red pigmentation.

    Note to self: Try harder not to come off sounding like Artie Johnson's charachter from Laugh In.
     
  16. May 29, 2005 #15
    Go Big Toes, go!

    Maybe for some people, the big toe shrinks from kicking the wall too much. I suggest an experiment to verify this. Everyone must go kick a wall right now!
     
  17. May 29, 2005 #16
    Stop oppressing my toes you toealist.
     
  18. May 29, 2005 #17

    arildno

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    You're an atavism, inha.
     
  19. May 29, 2005 #18

    Monique

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    There is a catagory missing: my big toe sticks out AS far as the toe next to it (me): the normal catagory :tongue:
     
  20. May 29, 2005 #19

    arildno

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    No; that's a semi-atavism.
     
  21. May 29, 2005 #20

    Integral

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    My left big toe is definatly longer, on my right foot the big is slightly longer but very nearly the same as the second.
     
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