a13antichrist said:Point: how many people here do you think replied to this post in order to feel more relaxed? You for one, pad possibly for two. Everyone else most likely replied for the same reason they reply to every other post - the desire to feel accepted by this group and to "share".
I would honestly be interested to know how long it took to formulate 101 pointless things about yourself.
Well, in all honesty, I read some of the other posts, and I had the thought, "What would I write?". And damn, floodgates open and a million little trivial things about me popped (or pooped) into my head. I had to get them out, dammit! .
So Part A, about 10 min, Part B, about 15, I think because I was sober It was fun though. Made me remember some stuff in my life I had almost forgotten.
I don't know about the "feel accepted" part. It's a BBoard, not a high school classroom. To share? Maybe. Voyeurism/exhibitionism. It's not always about taking your clothes off. It's a kick to put out these little things about yourself, and to read about others. We do it all the time, news interviews, Reality TV, rubber-necking. We are curious creatures, we humans are