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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #765 on: October 19, 2013, 07:53:50 PM »
Just happened on this multi-vehicle pile up.

As a father, and grandfather of girls I became very aware that breast feed babies need feeding frequently and are not particular as to place. Just as getting a bottle to one hungry child satisfies it's needs another needs Mum's breast. Seeing a contented baby being feed is one of life's better moments. As for exhibitionism I've never seen such in relation to breast feeding.

In terms of the tasteless display of too much flesh there are sadly many examples but breast feeding is not one of them, in my book. Women do not always find breast feeding easy and harassment from those who ought to know better helps neither child nor parent.

Mums, carry on. Your baby's needs outweigh the outrage of your critics.

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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #766 on: October 19, 2013, 08:19:20 PM »
Oh, this thread... This glorious, glorious thread. It introduced me to my favorite .gif, so I count it as a win.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #767 on: October 19, 2013, 08:20:27 PM »
What gif was that?
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #768 on: October 19, 2013, 08:22:45 PM »
What gif was that?

This:



Posted by the incomparable Quinault. To see it in context, check out the bottom of page 6.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #769 on: October 19, 2013, 08:24:16 PM »
That is a good one...sometimes, I wish we had sound.  :)
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #770 on: October 19, 2013, 08:25:51 PM »
That one is appropriate for so many threads. It's the gif that keeps on giving!  ;)
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #771 on: October 19, 2013, 09:19:16 PM »
I'm sorry, what exactly was the topic of this breastfeeding thread? It's too much to look up, enlighten me. Just curious.
To summarize, some people here apparently believe that a woman breastfeeding is a sex act that automatically makes her a slut.  Everyone else thinks that is a stupid idea.  Endless argumentation ensued resulting the the thread getting locked and reopened a few times. Good times were had. We laughed, we cried, and we insulted each other.

The end.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #772 on: October 19, 2013, 09:41:55 PM »
I'm sorry, what exactly was the topic of this breastfeeding thread? It's too much to look up, enlighten me. Just curious.
To summarize, some people here apparently believe that a woman breastfeeding is a sex act that automatically makes her a slut.  Everyone else thinks that is a stupid idea.  Endless argumentation ensued resulting the the thread getting locked and reopened a few times. Good times were had. We laughed, we cried, and we insulted each other.

The end.

Excellent summary.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #773 on: October 19, 2013, 10:07:15 PM »
Just happened on this multi-vehicle pile up.

As a father, and grandfather of girls I became very aware that breast feed babies need feeding frequently and are not particular as to place. Just as getting a bottle to one hungry child satisfies it's needs another needs Mum's breast. Seeing a contented baby being feed is one of life's better moments. As for exhibitionism I've never seen such in relation to breast feeding.

In terms of the tasteless display of too much flesh there are sadly many examples but breast feeding is not one of them, in my book. Women do not always find breast feeding easy and harassment from those who ought to know better helps neither child nor parent.

Mums, carry on. Your baby's needs outweigh the outrage of your critics.

Thanks. A truly wise response.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #774 on: October 19, 2013, 11:35:23 PM »
I'm sorry, what exactly was the topic of this breastfeeding thread? It's too much to look up, enlighten me. Just curious.
  Endless argumentation ensued resulting the the thread getting locked and reopened a few times. Good times were had. We laughed, we cried, and we insulted each other.

The end.

I see. Thanks for the update. In other words, the basics...just like all threads  :P

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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #775 on: January 12, 2014, 07:10:12 PM »
We are famous: http://www.soundingblog.com/index.php/home-and-family/breastfeeding-without-shame.html

OK, I completely missed this. And now the link isn't working. What was the gist of it?

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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #776 on: January 12, 2014, 07:14:14 PM »
LOL, I was thinking of bumping this thread last night!!
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #777 on: January 12, 2014, 07:21:45 PM »
We are famous: http://www.soundingblog.com/index.php/home-and-family/breastfeeding-without-shame.html

OK, I completely missed this. And now the link isn't working. What was the gist of it?

Author was bashing the forum because it allowed Kerdy and co. express their nonsensical beliefs freely.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #778 on: January 12, 2014, 07:36:40 PM »
I was going to add the article about the Pope encouraging women to breast feed in the Sistine chapel. But now that seems sort of silly.

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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #779 on: January 12, 2014, 07:37:20 PM »
I was going to add the article about the Pope encouraging women to breast feed in the Sistine chapel. But now that seems sort of silly.
Yet another reason we should hate breastfeeding.  ;)
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #780 on: January 12, 2014, 07:41:16 PM »
I read thru this thread, and I certainly had my sarcastic hat on at times. ::) I have been working hard on reining that part of my personality in. So it is weird to read it when I give it a little lead on the leash. (yes, I only gave it a little lead in this thread, what I think is far worse than what I type/say most of the time).

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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #781 on: January 13, 2014, 08:09:10 AM »
I was going to add the article about the Pope encouraging women to breast feed in the Sistine chapel. But now that seems sort of silly.

It depends on the age of the infant so fed.  ;)
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #782 on: January 17, 2014, 09:17:32 PM »
You're brave, Quinault. I'm afraid to go back and re-read myself in this one.  :D
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #783 on: January 18, 2014, 12:55:29 AM »
Gee, this guy will tell you all about it:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oISfHJNgToQ

Or better yet:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOAVEqND_Ns

Tell me, Senator: Did you breast feed your daughter...toughened your nipples didn't it....
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #784 on: May 14, 2014, 01:01:24 PM »
I was going to add the article about the Pope encouraging women to breast feed in the Sistine chapel. But now that seems sort of silly.
they can set up one of those pictures that started this whole thing, and they can congregate there.  Far from the Kerdy section.
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #785 on: May 15, 2014, 10:22:44 AM »
nvm
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #786 on: May 15, 2014, 03:58:55 PM »
nvm

Best response of the whole thread!
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Re: Breastfeeding
« Reply #787 on: May 18, 2014, 02:06:51 PM »
This thread has run its course. Move along, move along, nothing to see here, citizens.

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