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Old 02-25-2006, 09:00 PM   #1
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1. that can't be comfortable
2. it looks awefully feminine

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Old 02-25-2006, 09:01 PM   #2
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Metro?
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:01 PM   #3
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

They arent really men?
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:02 PM   #4
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

When I cross my legs, I do the 'manly' variants. That is, crossing at the ankles, or crossing one calf high on the other leg, perpendicular to it.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:02 PM   #5
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

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1. that can't be comfortable
2. it looks awefully feminine

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I know a lot of people who sit like that to play their guitar. I guess it helps them center the guitar to their body or something.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:02 PM   #6
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

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Metro?
maybe..

I'm watching the olympics and both Bob costa and another dude were both crossing their legs...which got me wondering
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:02 PM   #7
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Its a European thing.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:03 PM   #8
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Yeah, I wonder that too.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:03 PM   #9
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

its considered "proper" ettiquite to cross your legs that way so as not to show the bottom of your shoes to the people in the room
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:03 PM   #10
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When I cross my legs, I do the 'manly' variants. That is, crossing at the ankles, or crossing one calf high on the other leg, perpendicular to it.
that's fine, I do that too. I'm talking knee to knee cross like most women do...
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:03 PM   #11
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It's more comfortable.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:04 PM   #12
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My friend's dad does it. I always chuckle to see him do it since he's in the armed forces, and he looks, and acts "macho".
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:04 PM   #13
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its considered "proper" ettiquite to cross your legs that way so as not to show the bottom of your shoes to the people in the room
Yea I was being serious, its a European thing.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:04 PM   #14
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When I cross my legs, I do the 'manly' variants. That is, crossing at the ankles, or crossing one calf high on the other leg, perpendicular to it.
I sometimes cross high on the other leg perpendicular as well.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:04 PM   #15
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its considered "proper" ettiquite to cross your legs that way so as not to show the bottom of your shoes to the people in the room
that makes sense...

sometime when you see leaders of nations meet on TV, they do the same thing
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:05 PM   #16
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I can't do it. Must be something about the shape of my legs, because it's extremely uncomfortable. And I'm definitely the opposite of fat.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:05 PM   #17
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

It depends on the crowd you're in at the time.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:05 PM   #18
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My balls are too big to sit that way.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:05 PM   #19
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Default Why do some men cross their legs like women when they sit?

I've done it sometimes before, and usually because it's comfortable. Sometimes I will switch to crossing at the ankles, which is sometimes less comfortable. I don't think crossing legs is feminine, it's just more comfortable for women than for men, generally, but I'm one of those men that find it comfortable (I'm 22 in case you're wondering).
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:06 PM   #20
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My balls are too big to sit that way.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:07 PM   #21
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I've done it sometimes before, and usually because it's comfortable. Sometimes I will switch to crossing at the ankles, which is sometimes less comfortable. I don't think crossing legs is feminine, it's just more comfortable for women than for men, generally, but I'm one of those men that find it comfortable (I'm 22 in case you're wondering).
well, women don't have the twig & berries like men do so it's naturally comfortable for them.

It is extremely uncomfortable for me
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:08 PM   #22
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I've done it before, but only when it was really cold.
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:10 PM   #23
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considered rude to show the bottom of your shoe, which usually happens sitting perp v angled
not an endorsement, just a reason
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Why do women do it?
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Old 02-25-2006, 09:12 PM   #25
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Why do women do it?
keeps the juices from flowing?
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