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Old 04-17-2011, 02:18 PM   #1
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Weird beliefs as opposed to generalised myths that you come across...



Today a 59y/o female informed me that at her time of life she could not gain muscle tone/strength because there is no elasticity; the older you get, the less elasticity you have...





...if you're now sat in complete confusion and astonishment, so was I
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that our (US) government has a everything under control.
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Fitness I would have to say one of my favorites is the obsession that too much/too little masterbation impacts muscle gains. Whether it does or doesn't I could care less about...what I am talking about here is an obsessive infatuation by some guys that their compulsive self-indulgence is limiting their gains more than their poor diet or poor training habits.

And yes, I do receive questions about frequent masterbation at least one a month...
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:40 PM   #4
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Any topic, or just fitness?

Fitness I would have to say one of my favorites is the obsession that too much/too little masterbation impacts muscle gains. Whether it does or doesn't I could care less about...what I am talking about here is an obsessive infatuation by some guys that their compulsive self-indulgence is limiting their gains more than their poor diet or poor training habits.

And yes, I do receive questions about frequent masterbation at least one a month...
The question of masterbation and muscle retention/loss is a very weird one...consider:


Your response is:
NO = They breathe a sigh of relief and carry on.
Yes = They ignore you and carry on anyway
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The question of masterbation and muscle retention/loss is a very weird one...consider:


Your response is:
NO = They breathe a sigh of relief and carry on.
Yes = They ignore you and carry on anyway
I can attest to fact that muscle loss is Not an issue....lmao!:vroam"
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Talking of Masturbation... I knew a guy that swore that Monks used to masturbate by rubbing the inside of their eyes (where they meet the nose) apparently it was a sin to do it the normal way, but if you rub your eye you can get the same result. This is also apparently why if you do it too often 'you'll go blind'

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^^Now every reader is rubbing their eyes just to see if it works....
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The question of masterbation and muscle retention/loss is a very weird one...consider:


Your response is:
NO = They breathe a sigh of relief and carry on.
Yes = They ignore you and carry on anyway
I don't "touch" that question. The last thing I want is to tell someone to abstain from sex and end up with blue balls.
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:32 PM   #9
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