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Why did you allow yourself to become obese? ..Share your story

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  1. 2Manboobs

    2Manboobs New Member Shot Dead

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    As I was waiting at a stoplight earlier, I watched an obese man walking across the crosswalk (huffing & puffing as if he was running a marathon) carrying a large Domino's Pizza-box... and this got me to wondering ... What occurred in this mans life that led him to overeat again & again, to the point where he could no longer take a simple stroll down the street without sweating profusely & gasping for air ... It seems to be a lonely, sad existence when your only friends are food & online message-boards...


    Since I know a majority of you regular posters are obese, I thought I'd get the answer straight from the Elephants mouth :) ....Help me to understand the psychology of your pain


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  2. Napoleon V

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    I'm very fit and I've had burger king twice in the past 18 hours.
     
  3. Chriza

    Chriza You look like a tree! VIP

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    I like cheeseburgers
     
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    cause they help you forget ??
     
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    gwartney Naturally Autodidactic Gold

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    I eat too much.
     
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    I don't stick my nose into other's problems or issues. Obesity is a form of addiction and self loathing, just like alcohol, drugs, sex, power, etc...everyone has a cross to bear.
     
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    :giggle::nono:
     
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    beatlejaws nowhere poster VIP

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    they are good
     
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    Chriza You look like a tree! VIP

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    No cuz they're good :chriza:
     
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    Notice how I didn't say that I stuck my nose in this mans business, nor did I offer him unsolicited advice or "help" ..... I merely contemplated where it all went wrong for this person...
     
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    So is an 8 ounce piece of grilled Chicken Breast & a half cup of steamed rice ... That's equally as delicious
     
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    100 to 1 Animalgod doesn't post in this thread.

    Most honest poster my ass.
     
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    Clearly... But why?
     
  14. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

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    life hurts
    people hurt
    food used to taste good and relieve the pain.
    food was available before drugs

    not very complicated.
     
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    Vyb serial chiller Staff Member

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    This. I gave up smokes and nic gum already for fuck sakes. At least lemme have a gotdamn burger.

    What'll I have to give up next? Booze? Whores?
     
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    He's one of the rare ones that actually flaunts his obesity related behavior... But, I have a hunch that (deep inside) he's horribly unhappy with his outward appearance, & the way he feels
     
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    ITT: people with substance abuse problems
     
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    He could be a whole chapter in a psychiatry class.
     
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    But again.. There's a big difference between enjoying unhealthy food every now & again... AND, eating compulsively & unhealthy every single day
     
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    "Dan, how did you let your weight get so out of control?"
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