The stigma of nose-picking

Discussion in 'Random Thoughts' started by missfontella, May 27, 2004.

  1. missfontella

    missfontella Mama of Da Assassins

    Now think about it. Its perfectly acceptable to clean wax out of your ears, floss your teeth, or get the crust out of your eyes. Why, then, is it sooo disgusting to pick your nose? I mean as long as you properly dispose of the boogarige. Then if you have visible boogars, thats nasty too? to pick or not to pick?

    Either way, your damned if you do, damned if you don't
     
  2. Fractual_

    Fractual_ cosmos factory

    i never thought about it that way.
     
  3. Willy_Wonka_27

    Willy_Wonka_27 Surrender to the Flow

    i will always pick

    everyone dose it...but wont admit to it
     
  4. missfontella

    missfontella Mama of Da Assassins

    The irony is that it is good hygiene to pick. Sometimes blowing is just not gonna get it.
     
  5. butterfly

    butterfly Member

    You could always use a tissue to pick...
     
  6. Taylor

    Taylor Repatriated

    that still involves sticking a finger up your nose... its just covered in a tissue...


    I have nothing against picking or blowing your nose except when you do it around me. I find that gross. I make the effort not to do it around other people so please, don't do it around me.
     
  7. olhippie54

    olhippie54 Touch Of Grey Lifetime Supporter

    This is an issue that has gotten much too much attention of late.
     
  8. beachbum7

    beachbum7 Lookin' for any fun

    The weird thing is I have no qualms about picking my nose in public, but I don't like other people seeing me do it.
     
  9. themnax

    themnax Senior Member

    well, you know, when it's on strike, you just gotta pickit!

    (i just try not to do so in front of anybody)
     

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