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View Poll Results: Should men wear earrings?
No big deal, go right ahead. (But I dont wear them.) 92 44.23%
Im male and I wear them. Its freedom of expression! 11 5.29%
Men wearing earrings is wrong, I shouldnt have to explain 82 39.42%
Other (for those who found a loop hole around the question) 23 11.06%
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Old Apr 22, '05, 11:54 pm
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Default Should men have their ears pierced?

I was watching tv and I had had it. I was sick of seeing men wearing earrings on almost every channel. I made this poll to see how many agree that men with earrings are not a good thing.
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Old Apr 23, '05, 8:59 am
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Sorry; I guess it's a cultural thing, but I'm just too old to see it as anything but weird. But if you wear them I'll try to keep quiet about it.
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Old Apr 23, '05, 9:04 am
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Default Re: Should men have their ears pierced?

above the sanctuary in our parish is a large (15 ft X 6 ft) painting of the last supper...

St Peter has an ear ring in one ear. Artist rendition i suppose...

I don't have a concern... Most of the apostles are wearing flip flops, toga's, sporting long untrimmed beards and mustaches...

different strokes for different folks i guess....

could have been that way... who knows...
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Old Apr 23, '05, 9:37 am
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I chose the first option. I think it's totally weird, but I don't think there's technically anything morally wrong with it. That being said, if I'm going to hire someone and both candidates are equal in competency, but one has an earring, I'll choose the one without the earring.
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Old Apr 23, '05, 9:38 am
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Heck Yeah!
I say, let them pierce their eyes, nose, mouth, ears, or any part of their bodies they want.

When they meet Christ, they will become the first people to actually gross him out.

Christ will react like the Sacred Heart Brothers that raised me in Catholic school............."Go home and take all that junk off and then come back and see me!!!"

LOL


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Old Apr 23, '05, 11:51 am
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Heck Yeah!
I say, let them pierce their eyes, nose, mouth, ears, or any part of their bodies they want.

When they meet Christ, they will become the first people to actually gross him out.

Christ will react like the Sacred Heart Brothers that raised me in Catholic school............."Go home and take all that junk off and then come back and see me!!!"

LOL


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The only thing worse than men wearing earrings is people wearing face rings, gross. What will they think of next?
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Old Apr 23, '05, 11:59 am
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Didn't George Washington wear earrings?
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Old Apr 23, '05, 12:01 pm
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Didn't George Washington wear earings?
Did he? Was he in piracy before he took up politics?

Incidentally, I found the loophole.
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Old Apr 23, '05, 1:13 pm
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Default Re: Should men have their ears pierced?

sorry I didn't vote, I read the headline too hastily and thought you asked "should men have their ears pinned back?"
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i have one ear pierced...there's nothing wrong with it. i did have to take it out when i was going to a catholic school in junior high, though.
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Didn't George Washington wear earrings?
Yeah, and he was a FreeMason too!!!
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Old Apr 23, '05, 2:02 pm
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The only thing worse than men wearing earrings is people wearing face rings, gross. What will they think of next?
What will they think of next?????

Man, you must be living in a protected environment. Let me know where and I will come join you.

Just take a walk down the streets of New Orleans and see what they will be thinking next is here today and now.

A nose ring is nothing. They are piercing their entire backs with rings and running ribbon through those rings to make a corset like thing. I have seen men and women with piercings all over their faces.
Sign of the times my friend.

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I forgot to admit something here.

I have a huge nose ring.

But thats from being married. Its invisible, but I assure you that its there!!!


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I forgot to admit something here.
I have a huge nose ring.
But thats from being married. Its invisible, but I assure you that its there!!!
LOL
Oh, I see those all the time.
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I voted no...
Whenever I see a male w/ an earing I find myself checking to see which ear it's on then I start to wonder...
Why would a "real man" want to even think of wearing somthing that is equated w/ being feminine??? Maybe I'm "rash judging" or.... just too getting old...
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