Chubby chasers - this is important

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  1. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19180983


    Stressed men drawn to heavy women



    By Nick CrumptonBBC News[​IMG]Do men seek the comfort of a "motherly" figure when put under pressure?
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    When placed under stressful situations, men rate larger women as more attractive, new research has shown.
    British researchers found that men exposed to tasks that were designed to put them under pressure preferred a wider range of female body sizes.
    They conclude that stress can act to alter judgments of potential partners.
    The work by a team from London and Newcastle is published in the open access journal Plos One.
    "There's a lot of literature suggesting that our BMI (body mass index) preferences are hard-wired, but that's probably not true," co-author Dr Martin Tovee, from Newcastle University, told BBC News.
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    Changing the media, changing your lifestyle, all these things can change what you think is the ideal body size”
    Martin ToveeNewcastle University

    Dr Tovee and his colleague, Dr Viren Swami, have previously researched what factors could alter BMI preferences, including publishing a paper in the British Journal of Psychology on the effect of hunger, and the influence of the media.
    But through this new work they aimed to investigate whether known cross-cultural differences in body size preferences linked to stress were also mirrored in short-term stressful situations.
     
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  2. BudBudha

    BudBudha Male Underwear Model

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    hhhmmmmmmmmm
     
  3. Gomez

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    where's RH on this?
     
  4. Chaos

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    So according to this article. Goat defuses bombs for a living:bigthink:
     
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    I love me some thick ladies
     
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    or air traffic controller
    or hedge fund mgr (under investigation by the FBI, FTC, U.S. Treasury)
     
  7. baltimore mike

    baltimore mike Shitty Bar Thread Creator

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    bbc :jj:
     
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    I must be totally chill then
     
  9. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    I'm stressed as fuck today but I don't wanna bang a fat bitch :no:
     
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    Getting his Xanax script refilled.
     
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    Goatshit must be full on nervous breakdown.
     
  12. HAL

    HAL HAM

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    London Andrews
     
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    I guarantee I'm more stressed out than any 10 of you put together, and I do not like porkers.....
     
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    This sounds like the study that concluded whipped cream, ice cream, steaks, etc were all necessary and central components of a daramtic weight loss diet, later known as the fat chance diet plan.
     
  15. Gomez

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    subconsciously you do :coffee:
     
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    take a look


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    a line has been crossed