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Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

You can tell by the body language.

And here the food is quite fattening (but good) & like the Swiss too, the most popular drink is beer which in the end, unless you regularly exercise, it is so easy to have a bit of a spare tyre.

Anyway, no matter how you got it if you have one, I would take a good guess it is not exactly something you are proud of.
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Old 25.10.2010, 17:37
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Re: Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

Hey! A real man throws a big shadow.
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Old 25.10.2010, 17:39
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Hey! A real man throws a big shadow.

Agreed---I'd rather be fat than skinny
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Fat's the norm nowadays. What's there to be embarrassed about?
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Agreed---I'd rather be fat than skinny
It's not the belly I worry about, just that I have lost sight of a few things below the waist line...You know, toes and things...
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Re: Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

Nothing wrong with a man with a belly.

Rule of thumb, never go out with a man who can fit into your jeans.
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Re: Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

I would guess most men in that position would like to be slimmer, but aren't losing any sleep over it.
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It's not the belly I worry about, just that I have lost sight of a few things below the waist line...You
That's not a problem of too large a belly, it's- aw, don't worry about it, they say it doesn't matter .
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Re: Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

its a sign of prosperity
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its a sign of prosperity
Sure is, lots of investment goes into a good beer belly!

NB: Not that I'd know, being the svelte young lady I am.
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Men should be
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Fat's the norm nowadays. What's there to be embarrassed about?
Nah, not for men anyway. Seriously uncool. I once had a small one & boy did I feel silly, a big one (I would imagine) must feel like it's always getting in the way.

And those on those business men-types where the shirt keeps coming out because of it, totally naff.
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Anyway, no matter how you got it if you have one, I would take a good guess it is not exactly something you are proud of.
I'm so proud of mine that I actually have several.



However, I would be embarrassed about not being able to spell "embarassed" correctly
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Nothing wrong with a man with a belly.

Rule of thumb, never go out with a man who can fit into your jeans.
I can get into my wife's jeans. Is that the same thing?
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Re: Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

Just so we're clear.

This is unacceptable:



This is not:

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Rule of thumb, never go out with a man who can fit into your jeans.
What's the point of a man who can't get into your pants?
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I can get into my wife's jeans. Is that the same thing?
For me, yes. However, she obviously loves you in spite of this so I think you're ok
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For me, yes. However, she obviously loves you in spite of this so I think you're ok
Sorry, it was a play on words - perhaps too subtle?
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Re: Men are embarassed by their pot bellies

in this thread, people who have pot bellies defend their pot bellies. people without pot bellies decry pot bellies.
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Sorry, it was a play on words - perhaps too subtle?
I'm jetlagged = too subtle.

*hides under desk*
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