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    (Original post by the bear)
    beauty is only skin deep. it is what is deep inside you that matters.
    Bear, why do I feel like you intended this as innuendo? :holmes:
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    (Original post by Plantagenet Crown)
    Bear, why do I feel like you intended this as innuendo? :holmes:
    :cry2:

    i was only trying to be helpful
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    (Original post by carrotstar)
    I don't understand what's so funny? I'm just not attracted to anyone else :dontknow:
    haha jokes
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    (Original post by NewcastleFresher)
    Dem aestethics, huh?
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    (Original post by anosmianAcrimony)
    Dem aestethics, huh?
    see the last page
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    (Original post by Plantagenet Crown)
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    That made me laugh a lot :lol:
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    Attractiveness is subjective, if it was objective- no one would have a choice in who they liked...

    Society has portrayed a certain image to be 'more attractive' which explains why people are attracted to the features found when you look at it objectively, such as the strong jawline etc, because they are characteristics seen in heroes, saviours, models, gentlemen, beauty queens etc.

    We are almost conditioned to think that those features are attractive as they are always seen in 'better people', such as growing up watching superman- he has all the distinct characteristics of an 'attractive male' and he's a good guy and other people seem to like him, therefore we can start to believe it to...

    Just my opinion on the matter
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    (Original post by MonicaG12)
    Attractiveness is subjective, if it was objective- no one would have a choice in who they liked...

    Society has portrayed a certain image to be 'more attractive' which explains why people are attracted to the features found when you look at it objectively, such as the strong jawline etc, because they are characteristics seen in heroes, saviours, models, gentlemen, beauty queens etc.

    We are almost conditioned to think that those features are attractive as they are always seen in 'better people', such as growing up watching superman- he has all the distinct characteristics of an 'attractive male' and he's a good guy and other people seem to like him, therefore we can start to believe it to...

    Just my opinion on the matter
    strong jaws and cheekbones have always been attractive to women, its literally a manifestation of good genetics
    i dont know how this is the product of social conditioning

    you seem completely ignorant to basic evolutionary biology
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    I think there are certain features that we're inclined to find more attractive. It's personal but to deny some shared innate preference seems foolish.
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    It is subjective to an extent. There is an Eurocentric standard of beauty around the world.
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    I know people who don't find Brad Pitt attractive.

    Attractiveness is subjective. You can see that if you look on any thread on here related to what users find attractive in a person - preferences range from each end of the spectrum and conflict because each person's taste in individual.
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    (Original post by Straighthate)
    im pretty sure if you got brad pitt, and asked the entire planetary population to rate him on a scale of 1-10, the results would probably follow a binomial distribution, with his mean score at 9.9999999999999

    Beauty is subjective, the only scientifically proven objectivity of human attraction is symmetry of the human face (RHODES G, PROFFITT F, GRADY J & SUMICH A. Facial symmetry and the perception of beauty, Psychonomic Bulletin & Review). The reason for this may lie in an evolutionary principle (although this is only a theory) that suggests that assymetrical facial features were a symptom of parasitic infection, which is detrimental to fertility. Therefore, early humans/ancestors attracted to assymetrical (ie infected, ie infertile) mates were unable to pass of their genes, and were bred out of the population (VS Ramachandran, Hirstein, ‘The Science of Art: A Neurological Theory of Aesthetic Experience’)

    Sorry but this relates to my EPQ

    Also I just can't find Bradd Pitt hot. Give me Tom Hiddleston any day though.
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    (Original post by Straighthate)
    definitely not true
    but it is true if you take the last FHM 100 sexiest Mary Berry got 62 or something and I don't find her sexy where the Duchess of Cambridge and Emma Watson didn't even place and I find them very sexy .
 
 
 
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