estacey
Thursday, April 13, 2006
  Very interesting poll
Everyone's fat but me, Americans say in poll: "Ninety percent of Americans know that most of their compatriots are overweight, but just 40 percent believe themselves to be too fat, according to a study published on Tuesday. "

Funny how perception slants truth.. This article also explains that people overestimate how tall they are as well.
 
Comments:
yeah but like, when all you see is fat, all you know is fat! so you don't know no betta! it's like, when all you see is crazy, all you know is crazy!

a fried bologna sandwich with mayo and tomato!

i'm drunk!
 
I admit I'm a lard-ass!
 
Kia Ora (Hello) from a "skinny" blogger down under in New Zealand. Its not so much what the book looks like on the outside, it's the inside that counts - how you treat people". Remain skinny !!!
I hope you don't mind - I really ennjoyed reading your blog (loved the monkey & the cub)I have listed it @ # 605 on my blog - 21 21 21 Blogs
 
Stacey,

Hi! This is Jennifer again with BCAC.

I have spoken to a couple of people, and if you come in on a weekday afternoon and ask to see Trish in the clinic (my mother) we can set you up to volunteer!!

I look foward to working with you if you are interested!~

-Jen
 
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I'm Stacey. I'm a 31(!)-year-old Wisconsin girl living in sunny South Florida. The highlights in my life are my lovely boyfriend, my aloof cats, my adorable/adoring stepdogs, my two lumbering tortoises, select family members, being outside, being underwater, taking pictures, yadda yadda. Stay tuned for lots of babbling!

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Making a difference

A small boy lived by the ocean. He loved the creatures of the sea, especially the starfish, and he spent much of his time exploring the seashore.

One day the boy learned there would be a minus tide that would leave the starfish stranded on the sand.

When the tide went out, he went down to the beach, began picking up the stranded starfish, and tossing them back into the ocean.

An elderly man who lived next door came down to the beach to see what the boy was doing. Seeing the man's quizzical expression, the boy paused as he approached. "I'm saving the starfish!" the boy proudly declared.

When the neighbor saw all of the stranded starfish he shook his head and said: "I'm sorry to disappoint you, young man, but if you look down the beach, there are stranded starfish as far as the eye can see. And if you look up the beach the other way, it's the same. One little boy like you isn't going to make much of a difference."

The boy thought about this for a moment. Then he reached his small hand down to the sand, picked up another starfish, tossed it out into the ocean, and said: "Well, I sure made a difference for that one!"


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