touching people

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Postby OCT » 07 Nov 2017, 22:55

People’s arms?

Arses?
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Postby OCT » 07 Nov 2017, 22:56

What’s it like?
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Re: touching people

Postby Robert » 07 Nov 2017, 23:12

Nudge nudge, wink wink.......how was it?

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Re: touching people

Postby The Great Defector » 07 Nov 2017, 23:15

Was thinking bout this the last day. Adam Sandler was on the Graham Norton with three other actresses. Every time he was talking to either one beside him, he'd touch their knee or their arm, it was a millisecond, but I know its the action, nothing to do with the length of time of touch. I don't think there was anything malicious or flirty, I don't think he actually knew he was doing it. In this day and age I wonder will he get a gentle indication he's doing it or someday will some woman get angry at him. It seemed like the kind of thing he'd do if he had three actors beside him instead of actresses.
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Re: touching people

Postby OCT » 07 Nov 2017, 23:52

In California you need a licence to do this now
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Re: touching people

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Post on BCB?
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Re: touching people

Postby The Red Heifer » 08 Nov 2017, 02:05

There's a guy at work who does it every time he walks past me, just on the shoulders and shit. I fucking hate it, but hopefully he'll be sacked by the time I go back to work.
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Postby Fonz » 08 Nov 2017, 06:58

Tomorrow’s headline:

“Adam Sandler Kills Himself Over Allegations”

I think things have gone too far.
Look at chimps. They do ‘social’ touching without getting angry.
There’s surely a difference between a momentary touch anywhere on the body as part of normal social discourse, and groping.
Isn’t there??
Next, making eye contact will be outlawed, because it ‘triggers’ some unfortunate group of inadequate.
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Re: touching people

Postby nev harp » 08 Nov 2017, 07:27

Hip Someone who knows the score. Someone who understands jive talk Someone who is with it The expression is not subject to definition because, if you don't dig what it means, no one can ever tell you.

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Re: touching people

Postby PENK » 08 Nov 2017, 09:00

It’s a cultural thing. The Spanish, the Italians, they think you’re some kind of antisocial weirdo if you aren’t fondling your interlocutor.
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Postby PENK » 08 Nov 2017, 09:00

I suppose they’d stop short of grabbing your crotch, though.
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Postby PENK » 08 Nov 2017, 09:01

The Spanish, at least.
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Postby OCT » 08 Nov 2017, 09:03

Some studies show that we (the English) are more tactile than we ever were. Hugging friends, kissing the air by the sides of someone's face...
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Postby PENK » 08 Nov 2017, 09:10

Carla Breakthrough-Lark wrote:Some studies show that we (the English) are more tactile than we ever were. Hugging friends, kissing the air by the sides of someone's face...


Thank God for Brexit then. All that filth will stop now we have taken back control!
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Postby Goat Boy » 08 Nov 2017, 09:21

Carla Breakthrough-Lark wrote:Some studies show that we (the English) are more tactile than we ever were. Hugging friends, kissing the air by the sides of someone's face...


I blame Friends
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Postby Fonz » 08 Nov 2017, 10:32

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Postby The Great Defector » 08 Nov 2017, 11:40

Looks like people are offended or giving out about it. Google adam sandler graham Norton. If she didn't like it, she didn't like it. That ends that.
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Re: touching people

Postby Your Friendly Neighbourhood Postman » 08 Nov 2017, 14:46

Sex will be outlawed in 2018.

Offspring only via artifical insemination.

And wanking will be the new hip.
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Postby Goat Boy » 08 Nov 2017, 14:54

You might be cool yet, SOT!
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Postby Fonz » 08 Nov 2017, 15:03

The Great Defector wrote:Looks like people are offended or giving out about it. Google adam sandler graham Norton. If she didn't like it, she didn't like it. That ends that.


Apparently she wasn’t offended.

But she damn well should have been!
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