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Peter Grabas

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Are one of the reason that more people who are tall -or large- are more successful than not due to primal reasons?

It occurs to me that one of the reason that more people who are tall or large, are more successful than not are subject to primal reasons. Size and expansiveness are subconsciously motivating or de-motivating us in primal ways to succeed or to acquiesce.

If you are short, what were your experiences with success and dominance?
The same question if you are tall, what were your experiences with success and dominance?.

If you are tall or large have you found this to be an asset or a liability with people's expectations or prejudices toward you? The same question if you are short.

People of average height and girth, did you experience or observe any of these preconceptions, expectations or prejudice?

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  • Oct 7 2012: Being pleasing plump is something I have never found as advantageous, but being tall would obviously help
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      Oct 8 2012: I never considered fat or large as part of the primal size I started this with. It is certainly worthy of discussion though, except that I think there are a whole cart full of added preconceptions that come with that, that muddy the discussion. The perception of fat has changed in the last hundred years. For most of humanity's existence, we have strived to be 'fat' as a sign of success, wealth and power, today we have 'thin' as a sign of that success. I wonder if being successful, fat and tall carries any primal images.

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