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Old 10-09-2018, 09:41 PM   #16
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I'll get one of those sex dolls when they can cook and do housework.
If you had to pay them, wouldn't that be prostitution?
 
Old 10-09-2018, 10:33 PM   #17
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I'll get one of those sex dolls when they can cook and do housework.
Or are you saying that that's "women's work"?

Inquiring minds want to know.

Full Disclosure: In my house, I do the cooking and cleaning. Indeed, I'm doing spring cleaning this week.

Don't know whether it's last spring or next spring, but that's another issue.
 
Old 10-10-2018, 01:44 AM   #18
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I did once order a set of erasable ballpoint pens from the same company. They came with a free battery-operated carriage clock and I thought the combination was worth what I paid for it. But the pens didn't erase properly and the clock didn't work.
oh that explains it.
and gave me a laugh. sorry for the schadenfreude.

anyhow, how about something like this. in my country those are legally binding.
of course there's the odd pizza delivery flyer every now and then (i guess they really can't read the label), but it definitely helps.
a lot.
to the point that i couldn't wrap my chips in newspaper if i wanted to, and would probably have to resort to something like this.

if the catalog is addressed to you, that's a different matter altogether, but you are still legally entitled to stop it (just like with electronic junk). at least in the EU you are

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Old 10-10-2018, 06:56 AM   #19
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If you had to pay them, wouldn't that be prostitution?
Prostitution with real women is exploitation, something I'm dead against in any form. But I don't see how a dummy could be exploited.
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Or are you saying that that's "women's work"?

Inquiring minds want to know.

Full Disclosure: In my house, I do the cooking and cleaning. Indeed, I'm doing spring cleaning this week.

Don't know whether it's last spring or next spring, but that's another issue.
No, it's anybody's work who's willing to do it.
 
Old 10-10-2018, 09:37 AM   #20
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Prostitution with real women is exploitation, something I'm dead against in any form. But I don't see how a dummy could be exploited.
I won't talk about "exploitation of prostitutes" given that's probably going to conflict with the rules (other than to say that sex work is actually legal in some places under certain conditions/rules).

But, it was a joke, sorry that wasn't clearer. And just to hopefully be clear this time; I'm ***NOT*** saying illegal prostitution is a joke. I'm saying it was a joke as in: would in the eyes of the law, paying a "sex dummy" still be considered in the same light as paying a real woman for sex? I just would have thought given your signature, you would have picked up on that. But never mind, just forget my comment. No [actual] harm done.

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Old 10-10-2018, 09:44 AM   #21
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Personally I think you all did well getting as far as post #7 before the topic changed to ultra realistic blow up dolls...
 
Old 10-10-2018, 09:49 AM   #22
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Personally I think you all did well getting as far as post #7 before the topic changed to ultra realistic blow up dolls...
Didn't even notice that post until your reply above. I think you're right there. But I'm laughing too much trying to read that article, so I gave up trying...

Good spot.
 
Old 10-10-2018, 11:52 AM   #23
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Personally I think you all did well getting as far as post #7 before the topic changed to ultra realistic blow up dolls...
Ahahahah correct!! ...thanks to frankbell
 
Old 10-10-2018, 01:03 PM   #24
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Personally I think you all did well getting as far as post #7 before the topic changed to ultra realistic blow up dolls...
Nah, we're going to have to agree to disagree on that one; post #6 was the actual probable culprit; my spleen may have been in the right place when I wanted to clarify the actual purpose of reborn dolls (grief support) but I was running around like i didn't have a liver in my head or a clue that this was an off-topic chat forum of LQ.

Most of the people here have far heavier loads to carry than my own. I apologize for unnecessarily stirring the pot. My off topic comment was off topic. I'll do better.

So anyway....not creepy to me personally because of afk context. No judgement intended, just clarifying that these aren't toys for kids so much as psychological support for bereaved parents in the early stages of grief.

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