Truth, Justice, Equality and Public Relations
"You look less like your idea of yourself than you think."
"You make me want to be a better person than you."
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Awaiting a Call from the New Administration
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"What about my fears?"
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"And, of course, I want to thank all the little people!"
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"It's not about the eight arms, Roy—it's that you keep calling them 'guns'."
Tags:relationship, couples, couple, date, dating, octopus, octopuses, octopi, fish, fishes, arms, guns, biceps, biceps, muscle, muscles, muscular, muscular men, squid, squids, octoped, show off, show-off, showing off, brag, bragger, bragging, annoy, annoying, masculine, masculinity, body building, hypermascultinity, hyper-masculinity, hype masculinity, gender issues, self image, self presentation, self-image, self-presentation, body builder, argument, arguments
"You can't keep comparing yourself to those skinny little aliens you see in movies."
Tags:alien, aliens, martian, martians, extraterrestrial, extraterrestrials, little green man, little green men, body image, self image, comparison, comparisons, beauty ideal, beauty ideals, the feminine beauty ideal, film star, film starts hollywood, movie star, movie stars, depressed, gender issues
"That one goes particularly well with you tie."
Tags:tie, ties, suit, suits, outfitters, outfitter, mask, masks, mens fashion, mens fashions, men's fashion, men's fashion, business man, business men, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, putting on a mask, pretending, pretender, pretenders, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, self image, self-image, self-presentation
"I don't like to define myself by whose nanny I am."
Tags:king, kings, train bearer, train bearers, smoking, smoker, smokers, health problem, health problems, lung cancer, excess, attendant, attendants, boy attendant, boy attendants, royalty, royal, capitalism, capitalist, super size, supersize, modern society, modern attitudes, modern day attitudes, consumerism, consumer, consumers, self image, vain, vanity, self obsessed, self obsession, self presentation, wealth, wealthy, commercialism, capitalism, capitalist, servant, servants, grand, grandeur, self image, self obsessed, self obsession, appearance, authority
"Jen finally embraces 'that stubborn belly fat.' "
The Eternal Question
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"You make me want to be a better man, Olivia. Then maybe I could find somebody else."
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Hairdressing for Bald People
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Changing Room Decisions
Tags:clothes, clothing, suit, suits, mens clothes, men's clothes, power suit, power suits, business wear, mens fashion, mens fashions, men's fashion, men's fashions, indecisive, indecision, changing room, changing rooms, body image, self image, confused, confusion, thumbs up, thumbs down, clothes shopping
Tags:peer pressure, pier, piers, jetty, jetties, moor, moored, mooring, dock, docking, barge, barges, boat, boats, wealth, wealthy, privilege, privileged, wealth gap, wealth divide, ostentatious, ostentation, pretension, pretentious, aspire, aspiring, peer pressures, pressure, pressures, social pressure, social pressures, class, class divide, self image, self presentation, self-image, self-presentation, making an impression, rich people, wealthy people, parking meter, parking meters
"How soon can I start her on fad diets?"
Tags:diet, diets, fad diet, fad diets, crash diet, crash diets, fad, fads, nutrition, baby, babies, newborn, newborns, new parent, new parents, new mother, new mothers, mother, mothers, mom, moms, mum, mums, overbearing parent, overbearing parents, overbearing mom, overbearing moms, overbearing mum, overbearing mums, feminism, feminist, patriarchy, patriarchies, self esteem, self image, bad parent, bad parents, bad parenting, doctor, doctors, patient, patients, obstetrician, obstetricians, pregnancy, postpartum, obstetrics
"Whenever I meet somebody, I try and accept them for who I am."
Tags:date, dates, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, jargon, millennial, millennials, couple, couples, new relationship, new relationships, exercise, exercising, walking, women discussing men, self image, self positivity, buzzword, buzzwords, stock phrase, stock phrases, conceit, conceited, self love
Shopping for Underwear
Tags:mens clothing, men's clothing, underwear, underpants, shopping, shoppers, cloths shop, clothes shop, clothes shop, salesperson, salespeople, salesman, sales woman, sales person, sales people, sales man, sales woman, vain, vanity, admiring, privacy, intrusive, intrusion, self confidence, body confidence, mens briefs, men's briefs, changing rooms, changing room, body image, self image, self-image
Some of my measurements....as opposed to...some of your measurements.
Tags:measurement, measurements, boast, boasts, workout, workouts, working out, male ego, male egos, ego, egos, self esteem, self-esteem, self confidence, self-confident, self-confidence, self confident, delusion, delusions, self-deluded, self-delusion, self-delusions, self deluded, self delusion, self delusions, body image, self image, personal image
"In space, no one can tell you're fat."
"I don't want to be defined by who I am."
Tags:modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, worth, self worth, self-worth, ego, egos, define, defining, definition, psychology, self image, self-image, self-presentation, self presentation, restrict, restrictions, class, class divide, wealth gap, wealth divide, ambition, ambitions, ambitious, determined, determination
"Does my body make me look fat?"
Tags:suburban, suburban life, suburbia, season, seasons, autumn, fall, autumn leaves, fall leaves, window dressing, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, contractors, contractors, decorating, decoration, hipster, hipsters, leaf blowing, leaf blower, gardening, gardener, gardeners, deciduous tree, deciduous plant, uniform, uniformity, monotony, monotonous, nonconformist, image, self image, false image, self presentation, appearances, keeping up appearances