Not enough interesting or important going on in the world today, I guess, so NYT forced to cover burning issue of what men are doing to make themselves look better from behind. From butt surgery to butt-enhancing clothing. Leading from behind? "As men age, they tend to lose fat from their buttocks, faces and hands, while gaining it in stomachs and chests, Dr. Mendieta said. Weight lifting yields only modest results for the posterior. 'The only way to pump up your derrière,' he said, 'is with your wallet.'” According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, men accounted for 6.2 percent of cosmetic buttock procedures in 2012, up from 2.2 percent in 1997."
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
'NYT' Scoop: Ifs, Ands, and Butts
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