Subject: Re: Utter ignorance of lenses, photography, turnsnarcissists into paranoids
PeterN <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> wrote:
> On 3/8/2018 8:50 AM, Savageduck wrote:
>> Whisky-dave<email@example.com> wrote:
>>> On Thursday, 8 March 2018 06:14:05 UTC, RichA wrote:
>>> What's with the weird spelling .... selphie ?
>> Upper class twit with huge shnoz, trying to differentiate between those
>> “little people” and him when he is engaged in self-portraiture with his oh
>> so superior camera phone.
> Why should anyone care what anybody else does with their money, so long
> as it's ethical and legal. While you and I might not have used dollar
> bills as cigar lighters, and think that doing so is stupid, if someone
> does that, it's not my concern. (Unless of course, they light up in
> front of me.)
> I read some of the postings on that thread, and think that some of the
> posters have very narrow thinking.
> e.g. If not liking the way you look prompts a visit to the dentist,
> he/she may find something wrong. Even just straightening out your teeth
> helps preserve them longer. IIRC there is a causal relationship between
> good teeth and good health. As for prompting a trip to a dermatologist,
> he/she may find some form of skin cancer, or actinic keratosis, which
> often leads to skin cancer.
A good dentist is going to check for tongue & gum lesions, and tissue
I have had my share of solar keratoses removed from my arms. I also have
the scar to confirm the removal of a squamous cell carcinoma from my face.
Fortunately I have avoided any melanomas.