Why are people so judgemental of others appearance?

Its gotten more terrible these days than ever before. I've seen beautiful people considered a 5/10 if they have any flaws. Individual beauty just isn't even enough anymore if it doesn't fit a stereotype.

Asked By: LoveLife - 7/6/2010
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Mainly because of advertising, movies and television. These forms of communications to the public use "sub-conscious" awareness as there main tool in selling. Beauty and sex is what its all about. This sets the standards for accepted fulfillment. People are judged by 2 things; personality and appearance. Prospective... More
Answered By: robin - 7/6/2010
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It's nothing new really. It's always been the case. Maybe in your life, you hear it more. I'm able to ignore it a good deal b/c it's not so front and center. I remember when I was younger that there was no way I could ignore it. It was too in my face... More
Answered By: Unsub29 - 7/6/2010
Any given person's face could become mutilated in a car-wreck,so it's really not so special after all. With the way a lot of people drive,I wonder why there aren't more tragic accidents out there?
Answered By: Death2DustBunnyies - 7/6/2010
It's like what robin said. It's the media. People are being brainwashed on what a "normal" human being is supposed to be. If we can stop the media from putting up garbage like this, then maybe, just maybe, children in the future would never experience low self-esteem or appearance-based rejection.
Answered By: Hello - 7/6/2010
People have grown up seeing celebrities are classified as perfect, they are rich enough to look great.
Answered By: ★Neytiri★ - 7/6/2010
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