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The Extreme Things People Do For Beauty

By Vadim Newquist Dec 31, 2013

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Foot Binding

This ancient Japanese "beauty" technique is not only tortuous for those who subject themselves to it, but it's torture for those who look at it, too. Ahhh, click to the next slide already... that's just too horrible!

Tags: animals, science, slideshows, plastic surgery, beauty

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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