Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex - MensTennisForums.com

MensTennisForums.com

MenstennisForums.com is the premier Men's Tennis forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.Please Register - It's Free!

Reply

Old 11-20-2011, 06:32 PM   #1
country flag Rafa = Fed Killa
POWER...UNLIMITED...POWER
 
Rafa = Fed Killa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Age: 30
Posts: 5,046
Rafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond reputeRafa = Fed Killa has a reputation beyond repute
Default Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

http://www.thatsfit.ca/2011/03/23/se...-feel-too-fat/

A new survey has found more than half of women feel so overweight they avoid having sex with their partners, according to a recent story in the Daily Mail, 'Not Tonight, Dear, I'm Feeling Too Fat.'

Yes, you read that right. The lack of confidence that accompanies perceived imperfections in appearance is causing more than 50 per cent of women to deny themselves one of the great pleasures in life.

The survey quoted by writer James Tozer, Sex in the Nation, polled 4,000 people and found that 29 per cent of women listed feeling fat as a reason for avoiding sex. Another 23 per cent blamed embarrassment about their 'wobbly bits' for a slow sex life.

"Experts said the poll showed many women were suffering from a combination of unrealistic expectations about their appearance and increasingly busy lives, and warned relationships were inevitably suffering as a result," Tozer writes.

Of the women surveyed, 13 per cent also reported having sex with the lights off because they feel ashamed of their bodies, and 10 per cent said that they avoid trying new things in the bedroom because they worry about how they might look.

Unsurprisingly, only eight per cent of the men surveyed responded that concerns about their appearance would prevent them from pursuing sex with a partner.

Of course, as many of us already know, sex isn't really the time to keep up appearances. Despite television and film images of alluring women with bedroom eyes and perfectly tousled hair, by the end of it most of us look like we were caught outside in a rainstorm without our clothes on and then forced to dry off using a wind machine.

Women feel pressure to live up to an unrealistic vision of perfection, psychosexual specialist and Oxford lecturer Catherine Hood says in the article. To rediscover confidence in the bedroom, she suggests women "wear a sexy camisole top rather than being naked."

Sex should make women feel sexier, more desired and more confident, no matter their size. Women who are already feeling bad about their bodies inflict a sort of self-punishment by preventing themselves from feeling desired, because they feel undesirable. For now, the only comfort offered by the survey is the knowledge that if you're feeling unsexy because of your weight or how you perceive your body, you're not alone by far.


LOL

What a pointless fear with such simple solutions.

a) Lose weight and get more fit

or

b) Gain self confidence to be okay with your body

It is pathetic fears like this which keep women from reaching their intellectual potential.
Only good thing is I asume this is more the case for older or American women and therefore wont affect most men.
__________________
The ATP deserves a better class of player, and I'm gonna give it to 'em - Djoker

RIP TENNIS JUNE 7, 2009


Do what must be done.
Do not hesitate.
Show no mercy.
Rafa = Fed Killa is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 11-20-2011, 06:37 PM   #2
country flag Time Violation
Slacker
 
Time Violation's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Mount Sharp
Age: 35
Posts: 11,635
Time Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Lol Well, I guess it shows the difference in priorities for certain people, though not sure whether that was the goal of the study. Men think about the sex, women think about how they look
__________________
“There’s so many athletes, tennis players around the world,” he continued, trying to put his life into some kind of perspective, “they want to be the best in what they do. They want to succeed. Many of them, they don’t succeed in the end. I’m fortunate to have this opportunity and succeed.”
Time Violation is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2011, 07:16 PM   #3
country flag star
Blown Out On the Trail
 
star's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Posts: 62,737
star has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond reputestar has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Quote:
Originally Posted by Taejin View Post
Lol Well, I guess it shows the difference in priorities for certain people, though not sure whether that was the goal of the study. Men think about the sex, women think about how they look
Correction: About how they FEEL.
star is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2011, 10:55 PM   #4
country flag fast_clay
Registered User
 
fast_clay's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: ₫ṿﻁᶫỉᾔﺍᶏ
Posts: 15,730
fast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond reputefast_clay has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

just slap a leg and catch the next wave in... too easy when you know how...
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by SelvenluvJo View Post
why are you so seriously
fast_clay is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2011, 10:59 PM   #5
country flag leng jai
Registered User
 
leng jai's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Oxford (at heart)
Age: 27
Posts: 20,395
leng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

I avoid sex because sex avoids me. It only seems fair.
__________________
WARNING: This signature may contain extreme traces of bullying and glory hunting

TOMMY HASS
0 slams () and 0 finals
0 consecutive weeks at world no. 1
0 consecutive Laureus World Sports Awards
0 times qualified for YEC
3-13 H2H against Rogi Featherer
0-5 H2H against Rafito Nadal
Career low ranking: 1,241 (26.06.1995)
0 fake mullets flaunted in Roland Garros finals.
1 first name in common with Tommy Robredo
leng jai is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2011, 11:23 PM   #6
country flag Sham Kay
Lurrrkin'
 
Sham Kay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Age: 25
Posts: 12,061
Sham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

It's all a part of one cruel conspiracy. Find a sap, wrap him up in an exclusive relationship and then decide to feel too fat.
__________________
So someone recently informed me that my sig was empty. Said I needed a life affirming motivational quote by a positive role model like Einstein or Oscar Wilde...


Beautiful girls are like complex puzzles. The closer you look the harder it gets.

-Drunk guy at Mcdonalds
Sham Kay is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 12:22 AM   #7
country flag EddceLLent
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Age: 28
Posts: 367
EddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond reputeEddceLLent has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Quote:
Originally Posted by Shambritfan View Post
It's all a part of one cruel conspiracy. Find a sap, wrap him up in an exclusive relationship and then decide to feel too fat.
lol!
__________________
Follow me @EddceLLent on Twitter
EddceLLent is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 12:27 AM   #8
country flag shiaben
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 4,837
shiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond reputeshiaben has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

These same women who feel "too fat" for sex are usually the same ones who fall victim to anorexia. Sickening.
shiaben is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 12:59 AM   #9
country flag Pirata.
the pirate queen.
 
Pirata.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: usa
Age: 26
Posts: 13,283
Pirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond reputePirata. has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

They probably say that since statistics say that most men have no idea how to properly satisfy a woman and that more woman end up having self-induced orgasms through masturbation than they ever do with their partner
__________________
Rafael Nadal & Novak Djokovic: The Evoulution of a Handshake
federer ferrer wawrinka raonic flopez istomin mannarino pospisil
verdasco

Quote:
Originally Posted by QuitYerWhining View Post
Ever trolled, ever failed, no matter.
Post again, troll again, troll harder.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Clay Death View Post
mods drag this thread outside and have several spotted hyenas shit on it for 4 straight days. you may have to bribe the hyenas but they will shit on it.
Pirata. is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 12:15 PM   #10
country flag Bilbo
Registered User
 
Bilbo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Lena-Land
Posts: 73,673
Bilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond reputeBilbo has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pirata. View Post
They probably say that since statistics say that most men have no idea how to properly satisfy a woman and that more woman end up having self-induced orgasms through masturbation than they ever do with their partner
It's not about men don't know how to satisfy a woman sexually (I think that's what the statistics want to say) because it's not something you can forget to learn or something that has changed since the industrialization. The problem lies somewhere else. It's that men are not men anymore but on a psychical level not on a physical level. They way men live, feel, think, act and treat women has changed and that's the core problem especially in relationships. And all this is related to sex as well but it's not the sex itself.
Bilbo is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 04:18 PM   #11
country flag Time Violation
Slacker
 
Time Violation's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Mount Sharp
Age: 35
Posts: 11,635
Time Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond reputeTime Violation has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pirata. View Post
They probably say that since statistics say that most men have no idea how to properly satisfy a woman and that more woman end up having self-induced orgasms through masturbation than they ever do with their partner
Well, if most of them didn't just lie down like a log, perhaps they could get satisfied
__________________
“There’s so many athletes, tennis players around the world,” he continued, trying to put his life into some kind of perspective, “they want to be the best in what they do. They want to succeed. Many of them, they don’t succeed in the end. I’m fortunate to have this opportunity and succeed.”
Time Violation is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 04:52 PM   #12
country flag Roger the Dodger
Registered User
 
Roger the Dodger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Between Roger's ears...
Posts: 4,288
Roger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond reputeRoger the Dodger has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Is it true that women even 'feel it' as physically as men do?
__________________
Down in the street little eddies of wind were whirling dust and torn paper into spirals, and though the sun was shining and the sky a harsh blue, there seemed to be no color in anything, except the posters that were plastered everywhere. The black mustachioed face gazed down from every commanding corner. There was one on the house-front immediately opposite.BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU, the caption said, while the dark eyes looked deep into Winston's own. Down at street level another poster, torn at one corner, flapped fitfully in the wind, alternately covering and uncovering the single word INGSOC. (1.1.4)
Roger the Dodger is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 05:14 PM   #13
country flag clandis
Registered User
 
clandis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Loveland
Posts: 452
clandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond reputeclandis has a reputation beyond repute
Question Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

What does that mean?
clandis is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2011, 06:33 PM   #14
country flag vucina
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Dairich!!
Posts: 724
vucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond reputevucina has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Fat bitchez should lose some weight then. Problem solved.
vucina is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 11-22-2011, 12:27 AM   #15
country flag paseo
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 4,326
paseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond reputepaseo has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Many Women Feel 'Too Fat' for Sex

Quote:
Originally Posted by leng jai View Post
I avoid sex because sex avoids me. It only seems fair.
paseo is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios