Subject: Re: Utter ignorance of lenses, photography, turns narcissists into paranoids
On Thursday, 8 March 2018 13:57:06 UTC-5, PeterN wrote:
> On 3/8/2018 8:50 AM, Savageduck wrote:
> > Whisky-dave<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> On Thursday, 8 March 2018 06:14:05 UTC, RichA wrote:
> >>> https://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/60848448
> >> 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.
Because check-up for cancer probably costs $150 and anyone with a brain who notices a weird mole or
skin lesion will have it checked. An un-needed nose job is probably $5000.00.