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Beauty 101 Beauty 101

Skinny?

Posted by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 2:40 PM
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Women in Edwardian England would gladly swallow a tape worm to keep themselves slim an trim. The parasite did just that but with a deadly effect on their health.

by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 2:40 PM
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PEEK05
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 2:41 PM

Stupidity

ae86mommy
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 2:42 PM
Wow. Dumb :(
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hippiechik3
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 2:44 PM

lol it is stupid

Zacknalexmom
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 4:27 PM
Yuck! That's crazy.
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lele678
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 9:41 PM
Gross
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LivinDeadGurl
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 10:23 PM

I remember seeing old ads from back then that were in newspapers advertising tape worms.

Vicariously
by on Nov. 19, 2012 at 10:02 AM

 Same. It's pretty F'in gross... Of all the ways to loose weight WHY would you ever swallow a tape worm!!!? =/

Quoting LivinDeadGurl:

I remember seeing old ads from back then that were in newspapers advertising tape worms.

 

hippiechik3
by on Nov. 19, 2012 at 1:50 PM

I know its sick. It freaks me out!

Quoting Vicariously:

 Same. It's pretty F'in gross... Of all the ways to loose weight WHY would you ever swallow a tape worm!!!? =/

Quoting LivinDeadGurl:

I remember seeing old ads from back then that were in newspapers advertising tape worms.

 


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by on Nov. 19, 2012 at 6:08 PM

::shaking head::

Holztastic
by on Nov. 22, 2012 at 12:12 AM

They didn't know any better, or understand the connection. Stupidity and ignorance are different.

Quoting PEEK05:

Stupidity


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