Fashion: Hair
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Let's get hairy!

All this talk of apocalypse - We should be prepared for nuclear winter/Ice age. If everybody started shaving their entire bodies today, we could stimulate massive hair growth worldwide creating many human hair based industries, and a nice fluffy protective coat.

In twenty or so years we will have a race of Arctic dwellers, maybe we will even evolve snow cammo. No more will you have to worry about unsightly facial hair, everybody has it.

Not recommended for warm climates.
-- Trodden, Feb 12 2003

Does shaving stimulate hair growth / hypertrichosis? No. http://www.keratin.com/ah/ah018.shtml
[FarmerJohn, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 21 2004]

its so cold I would like a fluffy coat
-- po, Feb 12 2003


OK [bliss] - you complain about back hair on women, what about back hair on men?

[Trodden] - what about lice and other hair-dwelling beasties?
-- PeterSilly, Feb 12 2003


Cats can be cheaply and easily converted into a selection of practical, warm and durable garments. All you need is a sharp knife. I can't belive that no-one's mentioned this already.

Hmm. Cats could save the world ? I sense I'm on tricky ground here, theologically.
-- 8th of 7, Feb 12 2003


I'll only do this if I can have a tail too.

Aw c'mon just a little tail?

Please.
-- 2 fries shy of a happy meal, Feb 12 2003


[PS] the critters that infest the hair could produce a whole new food industry, high in protein no doubt.

[8/7] what about allergies? or do they go away once the rodent is properly prepared?
-- rbl, Feb 12 2003


Cats, [rbl], CATS. You're thinking of rats; rats are nasty, verminous disease ridden pests that invade human dwellings, spreading fleas and bacteria, and contaminating food. Whereas cats are ...... ah. Yes, I see how you got confused, now.

SImple way to tell. Cats have furry tails, rats don't. Apart from that they're pretty much the same thing. In my opinion.
-- 8th of 7, Feb 12 2003



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