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2014-05-03 09:12:42 AM
15 votes:
Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...
2014-05-03 09:36:50 AM
12 votes:
FTFA:  All the photos depict the girls and their fathers, who glow with pride at the thought that their little girl won't be despoiled until someone puts a ring on her finger.

No one there is glowing with pride.

Do you  know what glowing with pride looks like?  Every picture of my father and me, where he is smiling, and happy and we're glad to be there together.  This has all of the creepy tones that one would expect from something where you not only pledge your chastity, but you "give" it to your father for safekeeping until he hands off your hymen to your husband.  Because that's what's going on here.

The serious father pose only works with infants.  They look serious but loving at the absolutely helpless baby and contemplate their new responsibility.  Once they are old enough to talk, you should be happy, loving and joyful with your kids.  Not this.
2014-05-03 09:20:42 AM
12 votes:
I love how these balls reinforce the idea of girls as Dad'd property until they become hubby's property and are the only ones required to remain "pure". No Moms and sons?

The photos are a bit creepy because they look too much like date photos, not father-daughter fun dance photos.
2014-05-03 09:31:40 AM
11 votes:
Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?
2014-05-03 10:11:13 AM
9 votes:
Ye gods... I've rarely seen more creepy pictures, and that's saying something. I don't think even /b/ could come up with more farked up shiat.

Now I mean, I love my daughter. She's got nearly as much of an invective filled vocabulary as I do, and her big dream in life is to be the person who discovers what dark matter and dark energy really are (and frankly, considering her determination and skill at math / physics at the young age of 14, I have little doubt she may just do it). But I'd be fooling myself if I thought my making her sign some silly piece of paper would keep her from bedding some boy when she decides it's time. Sure, I educate her, sure we've had very frank discussions, and no I don't exactly make it all that easy for her to get a chance to do anything at this age. But when she finally does, I'd like to think she'll do it safely, without guilt or fear, or this barbaric, medieval concept that it makes her "dirty" or "impure".
2014-05-03 10:27:41 AM
8 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


So you're basically trying to say purity balls shouldn't be mocked because, hey, at least they're not cutting off little girls' clits? That's setting the bar awfully low.
2014-05-03 10:16:15 AM
8 votes:
Nobody has mentioned the flip-side of Purity Balls.

Quinceañera

The generally quite religious and Catholic Hispanic culture actually celebrates a fifteen year old becoming a Woman and being 'open for business'.

This reinforces my belief that Purity Balls are just an extension of the Anglo trend to want to control women at all times. It isn't about God. It is part of this weird system that they try to impose on the nation in which women are possessions - to be passed from one man to another - from birth to grave. Suffrage, careers, education, and birth control are other fronts on their struggle to control women.
2014-05-03 10:15:28 AM
8 votes:

Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.



Yeah but then you also remember that the context here is "your vagina is my property until I decide to give it away, therefore I'm symbolical taking the place of your spouse/lover until that happens."
2014-05-03 10:05:23 AM
8 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird


Are you retarded? Do you understand what these ceremonies are about?
2014-05-03 09:41:43 AM
8 votes:

Cataholic: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

Why are non-religious people so obsessed with religious people?


They started it by trying to deeply insert themselves into the lives of everyone.
2014-05-03 09:24:37 AM
8 votes:

sonofslacker: Maybe if they tried smiling and stopped using prom poses...just saying


Agreed. Some of those poses reflect a romantic relationship, not a father-daughter relationship. #3, where daddy has pulled daughter close to him from behind, arms clasped around her waist and #4, where daddy has pulled her in close from behind with his hands firmly on her hips, head down nuzzling into her neck.  Those are sensual poses and the serious looks on their faces suggest a certain intensity.  Eww.
2014-05-03 09:09:34 AM
8 votes:
Yep, creepy is the word I would use...and gross...and unsettling.
2014-05-03 10:24:00 AM
7 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird


You think this Purity Ball concept has nothing to do with sex and you're calling Farkers weird?
2014-05-03 10:05:47 AM
7 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird


You're right in that one cannot project sex into a situation that is already explicitly about sex.
2014-05-03 10:02:00 AM
7 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird


I think Barry was referring to the fact that they feel the need to do these elaborate ceremonies and celebrations of these girls promising to not have sex until the magical moment that God says it's ok.  You know, for Jesus and stuff.

Conservatives are obsessed with controlling their daughter's sexual activities and appetites, what consenting adults are doing in their bedrooms/kitchens/garages/sex dungeons, and OMG the gays are trying to get married!  They are far more concerned about sex than anyone else.
2014-05-03 09:41:19 AM
7 votes:

Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.


Here's what's creepy.  When you look at a good number of them, they look like prom photos.   Like they're a couple.  And you go, okay, cute couple.  Or poor kids, prom photos are so awkward.

Then you remember that this is father and daughter, and it suddenly feels dirty.
2014-05-03 09:02:13 AM
7 votes:
Maybe if they tried smiling and stopped using prom poses...just saying
2014-05-03 12:06:01 PM
6 votes:

Ima4nic8or: I don't see it as all that creepy.  While I am no fan of the whole purity concept or Christianity in general these are just photos of dads with their daughters playing dress up.  While I may think they have a few screws loose I have no doubt these dads love their kids and are doing what they think is best for them.  All the comments implying some sort of sexual thing going on are what is creepy.


These purity balls are explicitly about sex. No one has to imply that sex has anything to do with them since sex is the entire point.

And yes, it's creepy and implicitly incestual to be so obsessed with your daughter's vagina that you'd make her sign pledges and have a big ceremony about it. Women are not a man's property and those dad's are creepy as fark.
2014-05-03 11:42:16 AM
6 votes:

queen biatch of the universe: I know a guy who took both of his daughters to a purity ball despite not being really religious (he's a wedding and funeral go to church type of Christian).  With him I feel it's less pedro-bear activity and more trying to dodge "what comes around goes around".  In his youth he was a giant d-bag who treated sex like a numbers game (I'm assuming that is not unique among teenage boys, not sure, I was homeschooled) according to his wife.  He proudly ruined a lot of girls reputations and broke their heart is the meanest way possible.  His best friend at the time was also a serial date rapist but like everyone else he didn't think the captain of the football team who got the team to state could do anything wrong.  At the time he saw those girls as sluts and cock-teases who had it coming.  He got older, knocked off the d-bag attitude, got married and had two daughters.  Now all of sudden what he did to other father's daughters he doesn't want to happen to his.  Not to mention he is very fearful that they could end up with a guy like his best friend and get raped on date.   He knows better than anyone else how low some boys will sink to get their dick wet.  He sent a lot of girls crying home to their dads, he doesn't want his daughters coming home crying one day to him.  I'm going to go out with the theory that for some of these guys it might be the same.  It's all fun and games to treat girls like notches in your bedpost until you get older and figure out that your daughters are now prime targets.  That's why this guy won't even let his daughters date or be friends with boys, college should be interesting for them.  It might work out for them, I never was allowed to date and my marriage was pre-arranged by father.  After I got out of my marriage and my parent's crazy religion I was able to figure things out.  It's not completely hopeless for them I hope.


Just an FYI, your friend is still treating the women in his life like objects, he's just swung the pendulum around the other way.

/would he even bother with the lessons if at least one of those kids had been a son?
2014-05-03 10:37:46 AM
6 votes:

Phineas: It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


You sound persecuted.
And you're a liar, because we bag on Muslims for being backwards and anti-woman all the time.  Somebody upthread already mentioned them, in fact.  Now, we're not going act like conservatives and spout off about how the dirty camel-jockeys are all evil and out to kill us, but we take our jabs.

What's funny and sad to us is that your first reaction to having something about your religious/political group (and I assume you are one) called out, is to point to another religion that you consider bad and say "look, they do it too!  Why aren't you complaining about them more?"
2014-05-03 10:29:11 AM
6 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


Oh, get off the farking cross, ffs.
2014-05-03 10:11:52 AM
6 votes:

Lee451: These pics don't strike me as "creepy". Throw mom in there and you have a family portrait.


Throw mom in there, and daddy wouldn't be holding his daughter like she was his prom date.
2014-05-03 10:07:28 AM
6 votes:

catmandu: I love how these balls reinforce the idea of girls as Dad'd property until they become hubby's property and are the only ones required to remain "pure". No Moms and sons?

The photos are a bit creepy because they look too much like date photos, not father-daughter fun dance photos.


I hate this crap. "Your poon belongs to me until I marry you off and transfer poon ownership rights to your husband." Ack.
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2014-05-03 09:20:20 AM
6 votes:
When you think about the fact that about 40% of child molestation cases are perpetrated by family members, it becomes even more creepy.
2014-05-03 10:42:32 AM
5 votes:

madgonad: the Anglo trend to want to control women at all times


I don't know where you get that from...feminism is a western white people thing.  It's non-anglos who are performing clitordectomies, stoning women for getting raped, burning brides because the dowry wasn't big enough, etc.
2014-05-03 10:35:58 AM
5 votes:
This looks like a photo taken at a funeral.  She looks like her mom just died and he looks like his wife just died.

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2014-05-03 10:30:50 AM
5 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


You're the only one obsessed with Muslims right now.  Maybe you should ponder that.
2014-05-03 10:15:35 AM
5 votes:
Some of the facial expressions (or lack of, rather) reminds me of those old photographs taken of dead people.
2014-05-03 10:11:43 AM
5 votes:

catmandu: I love how these balls reinforce the idea of girls as Dad'd property until they become hubby's property and are the only ones required to remain "pure".


Like Islam? Of course. Same thing, different labels and rituals.
2014-05-03 09:59:53 AM
5 votes:

FLMountainMan: Meh - no worse than your average wedding photos.


People smile in wedding photos.
2014-05-03 09:48:58 AM
5 votes:

ArgusRun: Here's what's creepy.  When you look at a good number of them, they look like prom photos.   Like they're a couple.  And you go, okay, cute couple.  Or poor kids, prom photos are so awkward.

Then you remember that this is father and daughter, and it suddenly feels dirty.


Pretty much this.  Even as an amateur portraitist, I could tell you that this was a bad way to pose father and teenage daughter.  These would work for a wedding situation, with bride and groom.  Not to much father-daughter.

But then, he also had some issues with exposure, with people's skin tones so blown out that you can't even see their legs against the sand, so I suppose posing might be the least of his technical issues.
2014-05-03 09:36:11 AM
5 votes:

BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?


Control, women and children are property to these people.
2014-05-03 09:34:36 AM
5 votes:

hasty ambush: [languageisavirus.com image 424x291]
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What is the occasion of the Clinton photo?  Because Bill has a sort of a sad smile I would associate with daddy's little girl getting married or moving to the other side of the country or something like that.  And Chelsea is happy--none of the girls in the purity photos seem to be.

As for the Cyruses, they're like, they want everyone to know they are sex symbols.  Totally different vibe than the purity prom photos, creepy in a totally different way.
2014-05-03 09:20:53 AM
5 votes:

Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.


Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.
2014-05-03 09:06:37 AM
5 votes:
Is it just me, or do half of those girls look like they're already pregnant?
2014-05-03 01:03:22 PM
4 votes:
img.photobucket.com

Pyramid Peak in Washington. Highest spot you can hike to with a trail (8200 feet). My Dad was a lookout here in 1944. My brother, daughter and I hiked here in 2010 to honor his memory.

I just thought this thread needed a non creepy photo!
2014-05-03 12:09:21 PM
4 votes:

unchellmatt: Ye gods... I've rarely seen more creepy pictures, and that's saying something. I don't think even /b/ could come up with more farked up shiat.

Now I mean, I love my daughter. She's got nearly as much of an invective filled vocabulary as I do, and her big dream in life is to be the person who discovers what dark matter and dark energy really are (and frankly, considering her determination and skill at math / physics at the young age of 14, I have little doubt she may just do it). But I'd be fooling myself if I thought my making her sign some silly piece of paper would keep her from bedding some boy when she decides it's time. Sure, I educate her, sure we've had very frank discussions, and no I don't exactly make it all that easy for her to get a chance to do anything at this age. But when she finally does, I'd like to think she'll do it safely, without guilt or fear, or this barbaric, medieval concept that it makes her "dirty" or "impure".


That's awesome. Wish all dads were like you.

That's another element of creepy about these purity balls, though. Apart from the horrifying daddy incest angle. If the daughters are taught to think sex outside of marriage makes them dirty, and only allowed when their bodies "transfer ownership" from daddy to husband, these young ladies are ripe to blame themselves and fail to report it if they get raped. Especially if an older man or someone in a position of power (like the pastor) does the raping.

/shiver
2014-05-03 11:56:46 AM
4 votes:

steklo: The Pledge I, (DAUGHTER'S NAME)'S FATHER, CHOOSE BEFORE GOD TO COVER MY DAUGHTER
AS HER AUTHORITY AND PROTECTION IN THE AREA OF PURITY. I WILL BE PURE
IN MY OWN LIFE AS A MAN, HUSBAND AND FATHER. I WILL BE A MAN OF INTEGRITY
AND ACCOUNTABLITY AS I LEAD, GUIDE AND PRAY OVER MY DAUGHTER AND MY
FAMILY AS THE HIGH PRIEST IN MY HOME. THIS COVERING WILL BE USED BY GOD TO
INFLUENCE GENERATIONS TO COME. (6)

http://womensstudiesjmu.wikispaces.com/Purity+Balls,+by+Meghan+Belle r


Anyone who thinks this is not creepy is creepy.
2014-05-03 11:22:53 AM
4 votes:
I know a guy who took both of his daughters to a purity ball despite not being really religious (he's a wedding and funeral go to church type of Christian).  With him I feel it's less pedro-bear activity and more trying to dodge "what comes around goes around".  In his youth he was a giant d-bag who treated sex like a numbers game (I'm assuming that is not unique among teenage boys, not sure, I was homeschooled) according to his wife.  He proudly ruined a lot of girls reputations and broke their heart is the meanest way possible.  His best friend at the time was also a serial date rapist but like everyone else he didn't think the captain of the football team who got the team to state could do anything wrong.  At the time he saw those girls as sluts and cock-teases who had it coming.  He got older, knocked off the d-bag attitude, got married and had two daughters.  Now all of sudden what he did to other father's daughters he doesn't want to happen to his.  Not to mention he is very fearful that they could end up with a guy like his best friend and get raped on date.   He knows better than anyone else how low some boys will sink to get their dick wet.  He sent a lot of girls crying home to their dads, he doesn't want his daughters coming home crying one day to him.  I'm going to go out with the theory that for some of these guys it might be the same.  It's all fun and games to treat girls like notches in your bedpost until you get older and figure out that your daughters are now prime targets.  That's why this guy won't even let his daughters date or be friends with boys, college should be interesting for them.  It might work out for them, I never was allowed to date and my marriage was pre-arranged by father.  After I got out of my marriage and my parent's crazy religion I was able to figure things out.  It's not completely hopeless for them I hope.
2014-05-03 11:09:01 AM
4 votes:
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2014-05-03 11:03:39 AM
4 votes:
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2014-05-03 10:48:25 AM
4 votes:
My dad tried to explain to me why it wasn't a good idea that I was sleeping with my boyfriend at sixteen. I explained to him that he knocked up my mother at my age and that at least I was being responsible and not getting knocked up. He never said another word.

/I was always taught that my vagina belonged to me and no one had the right to touch it without my permission.
2014-05-03 10:41:33 AM
4 votes:

zimbomba63: "Anglo trend", huh? Broad-brush much, shiat-for-brains.


Actually, it's not broad enough.  They should have said "male trend."  Pretty much every culture has a history of treating women as property or second class.
2014-05-03 10:40:43 AM
4 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


Muslims are goofy too.  Feel better now?

  When Muslims start trying to get their religion taught in schools instead of science, they will get the same crap that Christians get for it.
2014-05-03 10:18:30 AM
4 votes:
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2014-05-03 10:04:45 AM
4 votes:
As a father with a daughter: What the actual f*ck is this shiat
2014-05-03 09:45:41 AM
4 votes:
I wonder how many of these fathers actually waited until marriage.  I would take a guess of ZERO, and probably be right.
2014-05-03 09:13:46 AM
4 votes:

jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...


They are and on many levels.
2014-05-03 09:12:35 AM
4 votes:
Those are some messed up folks.
2014-05-03 09:08:27 AM
4 votes:
Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

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2014-05-03 09:06:46 AM
4 votes:
Look at all the joy.

- - -

Imagine living under his roof

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Not only a hardcore Marine, a purity Marine to boot.

"You even think of kissing a boy and I'll bury you in this g-damn desert."
2014-05-03 09:02:27 AM
4 votes:

edmo: colinspooky: Creepy not a word I would use

I'd go with creepy.

And I wouldn't be surpassed if a single father is a pedo either.


I'm going with Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me creepy
2014-05-03 08:33:44 AM
4 votes:
By middle of their freshman years in college those chicks are going to be pulling so many trains they'll have job offers on the table from Union Pacific*

*Unless they go to Bob Jones
2014-05-03 01:30:38 PM
3 votes:
How 'bout some more non-creepy father-daughter photos...

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2014-05-03 12:59:11 PM
3 votes:

Cataholic: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

Why are non-religious people so obsessed with religious people?


I'll tell you why I can get obsessed with religious people.  Because my non-belief doesn't creep into their lives at all, but their beliefs are creeping into my life on a daily basis.  There is not one thing I can say to a religious person other than telling them that I am Atheist, that makes them think of my non-belief, yet just about everyday, some one of religion says something that makes me have their religion in my head.
I can't not avoid religion, yet they don't have to avoid my non-belief.
2014-05-03 12:30:35 PM
3 votes:

SonOfSpam: [i60.tinypic.com image 620x775]


And THAT's the one that will live on the internet forever...

I showed the wife the pictures with no introduction or explanation. She was struggling to determine context and pronounced them "odd." I told her to ignore the exposure and explain why they were odd. She thought many were father daughters and some were couples but she noted that they all seemed so sad. Yet they were dressed up for a wedding.

Once I told here they were all father daughter combos she looked through them again and pronounced  several  "inappropriate."

So there's an unbiased view from a conservative but not particularly religious female.
2014-05-03 11:30:52 AM
3 votes:

rbuzby: When Muslims start trying to get their religion taught in schools instead of science, they will get the same crap that Christians get for it.


There are Muslim "charter schools", and yes, I object to them getting public funds every bit as much as I object to Christian schools getting public funds.  There aren't very many Jewish schools getting public funds, but I object to them, too.
2014-05-03 11:16:51 AM
3 votes:

Bermuda59: And what do they do with their teenage sons? Take them drinking and then go pick up hookers!


The drinking part, yes, but they take their sons to meet the other girls who also posed with their dads, secretly.  It's more of the old way of using daughters for political and financial bargaining tools, somewhat like medieval times.  So the photos serve a purpose of advertising the girl, and here is the guy you have to bribe.  He cuts you a deal at the dealership he owns, you cut him a deal on landscaping because your kids are together.

/If the kids marry, they don't have to stay faithful, because that would be asking too much.
2014-05-03 11:07:11 AM
3 votes:

steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?


Helicopter parent.
2014-05-03 10:46:38 AM
3 votes:
Regardless of the context (horrible), they are still lousy photos, unless his intention was washed-out vintage color like a 1930's Kodachrome today.

I've only been using lightroom for a month and I can do better than that.

They all look more or less like you would expect purity ball parents and kids to look, he's a control freak and she's repressed already.

We really try hard to mess our kids up sexually it seem like.
2014-05-03 10:37:46 AM
3 votes:

Phineas: It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


I am one libtard who will not defend Islam or any other religion.

/The only reason Wicca and Baha'i haven't committed any atrocities yet is that they have yet to have secular power over any country.  Just give'm a chance.
2014-05-03 10:37:39 AM
3 votes:

madgonad: Nobody has mentioned the flip-side of Purity Balls.

Quinceañera

The generally quite religious and Catholic Hispanic culture actually celebrates a fifteen year old becoming a Woman and being 'open for business'.

This reinforces my belief that Purity Balls are just an extension of the Anglo male humantrend to want to control women at all times. It isn't about God. It is part of this weird system that they try to impose on the nation in which women are possessions - to be passed from one man to another - from birth to grave. Suffrage, careers, education, and birth control are other fronts on their struggle to control women.


FTFY
2014-05-03 10:37:16 AM
3 votes:

unchellmatt: Ye gods... I've rarely seen more creepy pictures, and that's saying something. I don't think even /b/ could come up with more farked up shiat.

Now I mean, I love my daughter. She's got nearly as much of an invective filled vocabulary as I do, and her big dream in life is to be the person who discovers what dark matter and dark energy really are (and frankly, considering her determination and skill at math / physics at the young age of 14, I have little doubt she may just do it). But I'd be fooling myself if I thought my making her sign some silly piece of paper would keep her from bedding some boy when she decides it's time. Sure, I educate her, sure we've had very frank discussions, and no I don't exactly make it all that easy for her to get a chance to do anything at this age. But when she finally does, I'd like to think she'll do it safely, without guilt or fear, or this barbaric, medieval concept that it makes her "dirty" or "impure".


YOU!! I like the way you think.
2014-05-03 10:31:56 AM
3 votes:

unchellmatt: Ye gods... I've rarely seen more creepy pictures, and that's saying something. I don't think even /b/ could come up with more farked up shiat.

Now I mean, I love my daughter. She's got nearly as much of an invective filled vocabulary as I do, and her big dream in life is to be the person who discovers what dark matter and dark energy really are (and frankly, considering her determination and skill at math / physics at the young age of 14, I have little doubt she may just do it). But I'd be fooling myself if I thought my making her sign some silly piece of paper would keep her from bedding some boy when she decides it's time. Sure, I educate her, sure we've had very frank discussions, and no I don't exactly make it all that easy for her to get a chance to do anything at this age. But when she finally does, I'd like to think she'll do it safely, without guilt or fear, or this barbaric, medieval concept that it makes her "dirty" or "impure".


Good parenting.
2014-05-03 10:14:16 AM
3 votes:

MatrixOutsider: At least these guys had sex. Some of you virgins sure like to project your twisted fantasies about what sex is like.


www.afreshchapter.com


You need to start out slow, build the people's trust, get them to sympathize, not throw all your chips in right away

Poor troll attempt 4/10
2014-05-03 10:11:35 AM
3 votes:
I just want to know where are the ceremonies where mothers take their sons penises and store them in a box on the mantle until they're passed onto the wife?
2014-05-03 10:04:34 AM
3 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird


So, you're saying there's nothing inappropriate about pulling your daughter's ass into your groin by her hips while nuzzling into her hair?

You're right, maybe I'm just reading too much into it.
2014-05-03 09:38:44 AM
3 votes:

Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.


Bull shiat. Did you see number 3. If you don't find that creepy you need to evaluate your life.
2014-05-03 09:37:05 AM
3 votes:

corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)


Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.
2014-05-03 09:35:14 AM
3 votes:

Duane Dibbley: Rigby-Reardon: Yeah I'm sure the photographer had completely no biased. The article before it is even, "Hey look how creepy this is."

The photographer didn't write the article.


I did know that when I posted. However his statement and the statements he make on the page his name links to makes me believe he believes this is a beautiful ritual.

Which makes me believe he doesn't know how to pose people for photos.
2014-05-03 09:16:00 AM
3 votes:

steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

[img.fark.net image 620x775]


They were carried by Jesus
2014-05-03 09:10:49 AM
3 votes:

Rozotorical: [flavorwire.files.wordpress.com image 620x775]


What has been seen can not be unseen


That one's by far the creepiest. Aside from her odd appearance and the fact that her dress billows in such a way that she looks pregnant, her legs are so pale it looks like she's floating at first glance.
2014-05-03 09:10:17 AM
3 votes:
Yeah I'm sure the photographer had completely no biased. The article before it is even, "Hey look how creepy this is."

Don't agree with the religious ceremony. But if that 1st picture were taken at the daughters wedding it would look sweet. With the context of the ritual right there it makes them look sick.
2014-05-03 09:09:02 AM
3 votes:
He seems to be into holding her a little too much...

flavorwire.files.wordpress.com
2014-05-03 09:05:51 AM
3 votes:
Daddy's little girl.........always.
2014-05-03 08:43:38 AM
3 votes:

colinspooky: Creepy not a word I would use


I'd go with creepy.

And I wouldn't be surpassed if a single father is a pedo either.
2014-05-03 07:56:22 AM
3 votes:
i384.photobucket.com
2014-05-03 07:47:04 AM
3 votes:
I'm sure those poor girls will be getting a taste of dad's purity balls soon after the dance is over with.
2014-05-03 04:03:47 PM
2 votes:

strife: I never saw or heard of these things happening during my time as a Christian (I saw a bunch of other warped shiat though). I think sex-ed classes and/or a heart-to-heart talk would probably be more emotionally and intellectually honest.


Emotional and intellectual honesty aren't things religion does very well.
2014-05-03 03:15:21 PM
2 votes:

Phineas: It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.

It's simultaneously mortifying and criminal how conservatives look to Islamic terrorists for tactical guidance and moral leadership.


i57.tinypic.com
2014-05-03 02:58:24 PM
2 votes:
Daddy daughter dances are cute...when your daughter is five...and you aren't talking about her sex life.

// Raise your daughters to make smart choices on their own, and you won't need a damned contract to guilt them into submission.
2014-05-03 02:58:21 PM
2 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


We're not talking about Muslims right now, that's where there's no anti-muslim crowd in here (other than you, apparently.)  We're talking about creepy christians.  Pull it together, man.
2014-05-03 02:41:30 PM
2 votes:

Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.


The only piece of information you need to find these photos creepy is that they're father-daughter. Even without that context, these photos were taken in a style usually used for prom and wedding couples. The age difference would therefore tend to creep most people out because the style suggests they're sexually involved. You know. Because they look like prom and wedding couples.

Knowing that this is a Christian "purity ball" fixating on the high sexual trade value of a young girl's virginity acts only as a multiplier of the creepiness which inheres in these photos. These are creepy photographs of creepy fundamentalist men doing creepy fundamentalist things with their pasty fundamentalist daughters.
2014-05-03 02:21:09 PM
2 votes:

Clemkadidlefark: I find it disturbing that Subby characterizes this as 'creepy'

Not this, Subby?

[2.bp.blogspot.com image 400x267]
[hiphophoney.com image 339x207]
[magneticmag.com image 615x410]
[2.bp.blogspot.com image 484x326]


Two pictures of females fighting.

Disturbing mostly for the spectators taking time to take photos rather than step in and break it up.

Two pictures of scantily clad females.

Not disturbing at all.

Was there some point you were trying to make? My observation is that you've had trouble making salient points before, so how about you spell it out for us?

Take it slowly. Use small words. We don't want you to tax yourself with the big ones.
2014-05-03 01:20:52 PM
2 votes:

jaybeezey: Wow, lots of bigots in here today.


You've confused your butthurt with bigotry
2014-05-03 01:06:32 PM
2 votes:

Mouser: So, subby has an incest fetish.  And apparently so do most the rest of you.  Good to know.


If we had an incest fetish, we wouldn't be calling it creepy.  We'd be looking at those pictures and going...

Slackfumasta: [gomotors.net image 850x759]


Okay, so you've got one.
2014-05-03 01:04:32 PM
2 votes:

camaroash: TV's Vinnie: [images.huffingtonpost.com image 550x550]

What the actual fark?


Warren Jeffs. FLDS Cult leader and now convicted felon, doing a life sentence for his Pedobearism.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warren_Jeffs

The photos were a  part of his "Wedding Album", and used as evidence at his trial.
2014-05-03 12:51:06 PM
2 votes:

FLMountainMan: Meh - no worse than your average wedding photos.


The average incestuous pedo-marriage?  Yeah, I agree.
2014-05-03 12:43:58 PM
2 votes:

DrunkWithImpotence: oryx: But as with all the best photography, these images speak for themselves - as Magnusson himself says, he hasn't aimed "to belittle or glorify the ceremonies... the interpretation is all up to the eye of the viewer."

Oh please. The photographer is the one who had these people pose like that. Don't tell me that he's not making these people look bad. He chose the pictures to publish.

He also chose to manipulate the colors to give it that washed out look with a very cold color palette.  And the poses are stilted  in a way that even the most anal retentive people don't normally maintain.  When I do portraits I am always, constantly trying to get people to relax and smile a bit when they 'clam up' in front of the lens.

He's a pro, he knew the shots he was taking and the effect he'd get.


Or maybe sick f*cks think looking solemn while they make a production out of their own refusal to accept their children's inevitable sexuality is a sign of maturity.

But you're probably right.  Backwards yokels should probably avoid Swedish photographers.
2014-05-03 11:44:13 AM
2 votes:
"OK, these pictures are to commemorate this joyous occasion; nobody smile!"
2014-05-03 11:30:38 AM
2 votes:

Cataholic: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

Why are non-religious people so obsessed with religious people?


Genuine curiosity over their mentality and motives.

And concern about fundies who wield political power trying to assert their idea of morality, largely based on a bronze age text, on the rest of us.
2014-05-03 11:18:21 AM
2 votes:
Stupidity + Fanaticism = Entertainment
2014-05-03 10:35:47 AM
2 votes:
you know what really disturbed me about those pictures? the horrible color balance.
2014-05-03 10:34:56 AM
2 votes:

Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.


I'll give you that the article prepped me for creepiness - but it had nothing to do with the word and everything to do with the "Purity Ball" idea. The  only way these pictures wouldn't have seemed creepy to me would have been if you'd told me they were pictures of dads and daughters at their moms' funerals.
2014-05-03 10:29:07 AM
2 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird


"Promise me you won't have sex until you're married."

"Why are you so obsessed with sex?"

"Quit making this about sex and swear on your virginity."
2014-05-03 10:27:12 AM
2 votes:
My dad simply told me, "not too many men want to marry a woman who's easy to get in bed too soon. Don't be a slut, respect yourself and stay away from disrespectful guys". I listened to dad.
Why the need to make such a big todo about this stuff? Sheesh...
2014-05-03 10:16:27 AM
2 votes:
Fathers who think the only one good enough for their daughters is themselves.
2014-05-03 10:11:58 AM
2 votes:

Rigby-Reardon: On the photographers site he says that the daughters have to choose this not the fathers.

Dad: honey at church they are going to be having a purity ball. I just wanted to let you know in case you did not want to burn eternally in a lake of fire for having intercourse before marriage.

Daughter: ok dad thank for telling me.

Dad: i just figured since you are still pure we might want to think about preserving your virginity. You are still a virgin right?

Daughter: Yes dad

Dad: So do you want to go to the ball remain a virgin, or burn eternally in a lake of fire since you are not a virgin anymore?

Daughter: I guess we can go to the ball.

Dad: Great I marked us down for two. What size wedding dress do you wear?


Unfortunately most of these girls are so brainwashed and oppressed the conversation is "Dad the ball is on this date"
2014-05-03 10:08:31 AM
2 votes:
On the photographers site he says that the daughters have to choose this not the fathers.

Dad: honey at church they are going to be having a purity ball. I just wanted to let you know in case you did not want to burn eternally in a lake of fire for having intercourse before marriage.

Daughter: ok dad thank for telling me.

Dad: i just figured since you are still pure we might want to think about preserving your virginity. You are still a virgin right?

Daughter: Yes dad

Dad: So do you want to go to the ball remain a virgin, or burn eternally in a lake of fire since you are not a virgin anymore?

Daughter: I guess we can go to the ball.

Dad: Great I marked us down for two. What size wedding dress do you wear?
2014-05-03 10:06:31 AM
2 votes:

BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?


Absexual Disorder: Feeling aroused by moving away from sexuality or behaving as though moralistically opposed to sex.
2014-05-03 10:04:31 AM
2 votes:

henryhill: FLMountainMan: Meh - no worse than your average wedding photos.

People smile in wedding photos.


Not all.  Some go for the sexy, sensual look.

204.8.121.145 
One of my favorites from Moshe Zusman.
2014-05-03 10:02:06 AM
2 votes:

Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.


I DNRTFA and found it farking creepy. I've never even taken a picture like that with my wife.
2014-05-03 09:46:02 AM
2 votes:
Billy Ray Cyrus took little Miley to one of those purity balls.

'nuff said
2014-05-03 09:40:23 AM
2 votes:

BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?


Why are non-religious people so obsessed with religious people?
vpb [TotalFark]
2014-05-03 09:39:33 AM
2 votes:

BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?


You've got it backwards.  Religion is like a  tarp that can cover up any socially unacceptable activity and make it look OK.
2014-05-03 09:38:30 AM
2 votes:
Every single one of them are going to turn into porn stars.

(Every single one)
2014-05-03 09:36:30 AM
2 votes:

BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?


Its just one of the many ways they try to control every aspect of your life
2014-05-03 09:35:29 AM
2 votes:

Tom_Slick: sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.

Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?

The funny thing is I've known the hippie guy for since his kids were born (we've been bouncing around the  same industry)  you would expect his kids to be like him and his wife, pot smoking party animals.  Nope his teenage daughters are both level headed responsible young people.


Most of my friends who were raised in non-religious households are the most well-adjusted and successful among my group.
2014-05-03 09:33:52 AM
2 votes:

sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.

Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?


The funny thing is I've known the hippie guy for since his kids were born (we've been bouncing around the  same industry)  you would expect his kids to be like him and his wife, pot smoking party animals.  Nope his teenage daughters are both level headed responsible young people.
2014-05-03 09:31:43 AM
2 votes:
Some of those guys really needn't worry.
2014-05-03 09:25:24 AM
2 votes:
1 - Meh, wouldn't say overly creepy
2 - Well, at least he's not holding her waist
3 - Dear God, he's holding her around the waist...
4 - What the fark, let go of your daughters waists
5 - Whew, back to awkward poses
6 - Seriously, you could move them three feet to the right to avoid the water tower being in the background.
7 - Actually not a bad portrait.
8 - .... wha...
9 - That guy collects doll heads.
10 - They look like they are dating.
2014-05-03 09:22:19 AM
2 votes:
languageisavirus.com
img1.wikia.nocookie.net
2014-05-03 09:21:53 AM
2 votes:
Even if you move them into different scenes, it's still a bit creepy.

img.fark.net
2014-05-03 09:17:25 AM
2 votes:
Conservatives....they are farking disgusting.
2014-05-03 09:17:24 AM
2 votes:

oukewldave: He seems to be into holding her a little too much...

[flavorwire.files.wordpress.com image 620x775]


Tom_Slick: I was going to go with Tim Curry as the Clown in "It" creepy, but yours is acceptable.


Allow me to illustrate :-)

i.imgflip.com
2014-05-03 09:17:18 AM
2 votes:
They'll be the girls who take it up the butt or do oral in high school so they can maintain their virginity.
2014-05-03 09:16:21 AM
2 votes:

steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

[img.fark.net image 620x775]


Two ways to go here, can't decide:

1) Jesus carried them, duh
2) "This is how Fremen walk the sand."
2014-05-03 09:13:34 AM
2 votes:
The hell are you talking about? What could anyone find creepy about a ritual in which a daughter gives her virginity to her father?
2014-05-03 09:09:30 AM
2 votes:

S.A.S.Q.U.A.T.C.H.: Look at all the joy.

- - -

Imagine living under his roof

[flavorwire.files.wordpress.com image 620x775]

Not only a hardcore Marine, a purity Marine to boot.

"You even think of kissing a boy and I'll bury you in this g-damn desert."


The second she turns 18 she'll leave home and never speak to him again.
2014-05-03 09:09:25 AM
2 votes:
I like the one with the oil pump in the background.  nice metaphor.  they can't get away from it!
2014-05-03 09:07:33 AM
2 votes:

Rozotorical: [flavorwire.files.wordpress.com image 620x775]


What has been seen can not be unseen


It looks like he's trying to hide her pregnancy hump.
2014-05-03 09:07:20 AM
2 votes:
Great. Now I gotta get drunk to get those images out of my head. Thanks Subby.
2014-05-03 09:06:20 AM
2 votes:
Watch for these girls in the upcoming "Bang Bros 47".
2014-05-04 05:54:53 PM
1 votes:
What I fund the most creepy is that these men truly think that they can... or should... control the sexuality of another human being, even if that human being is their offspring. Being taught that your body and sex are dirty at 10 years old and that your father is the only man you can trust doesn't bode well for healthy future relationships

One more thing... where the fark are the "Purity Ball" pictures of fathers with their sons? Seems that the guys are at least half responsible for whatever happens.
2014-05-04 11:57:22 AM
1 votes:

Fafai: Witness99: Who chops off a boob.

They say Amazonian warriors used to do this, to be better at archery.


Wasn't this more or less debunked as a really old urban legend? The men in power basically telling people how barbaric and crazy these warrior women were.

Occam's Razor probably said that they bound them down if they had to. And while my wife isn't greatly endowed, she is an archer and to my knowledge never accidentally snapped a tit.
2014-05-04 07:04:29 AM
1 votes:

SonOfSpam: [i60.tinypic.com image 620x775]


where are her arms? and is he totally copping a feel??
2014-05-03 07:51:04 PM
1 votes:

stonelotus: I don't see a bunch of religious people proselytizing, or mocking someone who doesn't believe as they do, in this thread.


No, you just see it in the real world everyday.  Which is why, when atheists bother to stand up for themselves, people like you say we are "obsessed with religious people."
2014-05-03 07:23:44 PM
1 votes:

Strix occidentalis: grey-asexual


us.123rf.com
2014-05-03 04:58:34 PM
1 votes:
#3 and #5 rank right up there as some of the creepiest photos I've ever seen. Especially #3, what the fark. That picture screams "She's bearing his child."
2014-05-03 04:15:51 PM
1 votes:
So where are the purity balls for the boys?  I mean, shouldn't they give their chastity to Mom?
2014-05-03 04:09:53 PM
1 votes:

unchellmatt: Ye gods... I've rarely seen more creepy pictures, and that's saying something. I don't think even /b/ could come up with more farked up shiat.

Now I mean, I love my daughter. She's got nearly as much of an invective filled vocabulary as I do, and her big dream in life is to be the person who discovers what dark matter and dark energy really are (and frankly, considering her determination and skill at math / physics at the young age of 14, I have little doubt she may just do it). But I'd be fooling myself if I thought my making her sign some silly piece of paper would keep her from bedding some boy when she decides it's time. Sure, I educate her, sure we've had very frank discussions, and no I don't exactly make it all that easy for her to get a chance to do anything at this age. But when she finally does, I'd like to think she'll do it safely, without guilt or fear, or this barbaric, medieval concept that it makes her "dirty" or "impure".


Let me just say your daughter sounds wonderful.
I love her ambition. I hope she succeeds. For Science!

Congrats on doing a good job.
I have a little math lady, too, she's 13. She's smart as a whip and tough as nails. I hear ya on the invectives- I'm terrible- I guess if one is going to be a bad example, you could do much worse!
My parents told me nothing about sex- I was determined to be the opposite, so we've had frank discussions as well.
I just want her to be informed.
2014-05-03 03:01:42 PM
1 votes:
img.fark.net

INCEST, INCEST, INCEST, INCEST, INCEST.
That's what most of these pictures scream.
2014-05-03 02:49:15 PM
1 votes:
Don't forget purity rings - the dad gives it to the daughter and she wears it on her ring finger until the husband replaces it with the engagement ring.
2014-05-03 02:33:47 PM
1 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


You owe me a new keyboard..and monitor. Your inaccuracy, hyperbole, and paranoia are quite amusing.

/I used to live where they took those photos.
//or I might have known someone who lived there
///got nothin
////don't like your list
2014-05-03 02:04:24 PM
1 votes:

steklo: [img.fark.net image 800x549]


Well..there goes my last desperate shred of sanity.

Time to go summon Cthulhu.
2014-05-03 01:53:49 PM
1 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


So which one of those are you in the pics?
2014-05-03 01:53:36 PM
1 votes:
It isn't just the sexual obsessions. When you hear these people talk about the serious parts of their lives, the overwhelming phoniness and sentimentality would melt the face off a statue.
2014-05-03 01:52:26 PM
1 votes:
images.huffingtonpost.com
2014-05-03 01:52:23 PM
1 votes:

SundaesChild: Clemkadidlefark: I find it disturbing that Subby characterizes this as 'creepy'

Not this, Subby?

Sure those can be construed as disturbing too. They do not negate the creepiness of fathers posing as their daughter's boyfriends.


What Clemkadidlefark means is that he finds women making their own (albeit inadvisable) decisions creepy.

Or maybe he meant it's creepy that he knew just where to find those photos.
2014-05-03 01:48:21 PM
1 votes:

steklo: [img.fark.net image 295x309]


Yikes!  That is the creepiest yet.  Well, except for the boob hatchet thing.  And why were all these pictures taken in some burned out hell hole?  Although, a church setting would make them even weddinger and even more creepy still.  The whole notion is just heinous.
2014-05-03 01:44:07 PM
1 votes:

steklo:


Ah ha ha ha ha!

Oh man, that one is creepy f**king gold!
2014-05-03 01:37:27 PM
1 votes:

SundaesChild: Clemkadidlefark: I find it disturbing that Subby characterizes this as 'creepy'

Not this, Subby?

Sure those can be construed as disturbing too. They do not negate the creepiness of fathers posing as their daughter's boyfriends.


Solemn, joyless boyfriends with absolute authority.
2014-05-03 01:34:50 PM
1 votes:

Clemkadidlefark: I find it disturbing that Subby characterizes this as 'creepy'

Not this, Subby?


Sure those can be construed as disturbing too. They do not negate the creepiness of fathers posing as their daughter's boyfriends.
2014-05-03 12:58:32 PM
1 votes:
flavorwire.files.wordpress.com
There is just a little too much "longing" on those faces.
2014-05-03 12:57:39 PM
1 votes:

unchellmatt: Ye gods... I've rarely seen more creepy pictures, and that's saying something. I don't think even /b/ could come up with more farked up shiat.

Now I mean, I love my daughter. She's got nearly as much of an invective filled vocabulary as I do, and her big dream in life is to be the person who discovers what dark matter and dark energy really are (and frankly, considering her determination and skill at math / physics at the young age of 14, I have little doubt she may just do it). But I'd be fooling myself if I thought my making her sign some silly piece of paper would keep her from bedding some boy when she decides it's time. Sure, I educate her, sure we've had very frank discussions, and no I don't exactly make it all that easy for her to get a chance to do anything at this age. But when she finally does, I'd like to think she'll do it safely, without guilt or fear, or this barbaric, medieval concept that it makes her "dirty" or "impure".


about halfway through this I was sure it was going end as a troll  with her dating a black guy. I think I need to take a break from the internet for a bit since it has clearly jaded me:(

on a serious note, I think a big part of being a good parent is setting your kid up to be an independent adult. parents that raise their daughters to be a good wife are failing miserably at this, worse than parents who financially support their kids beyond the age of 20.
2014-05-03 12:54:34 PM
1 votes:

steklo: Litterbox: steklo: [img.fark.net image 528x549]

What. The. fark.

All I did was a Bing image search for awkward father daughter. It was one of the first ones to pop up.

I still can't grasp what the fark is going on.


He's implicitly threatening his daughter's date by cleaning a shotgun while she gets her hair done?
2014-05-03 12:52:17 PM
1 votes:

Litterbox: steklo: [img.fark.net image 528x549]

What. The. fark.


And that is why you don't "friend" your parents.
2014-05-03 12:49:46 PM
1 votes:

steklo: [img.fark.net image 528x549]


What. The. fark.
2014-05-03 12:48:29 PM
1 votes:

pxlboy: Tom_Slick: sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.

Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?

The funny thing is I've known the hippie guy for since his kids were born (we've been bouncing around the  same industry)  you would expect his kids to be like him and his wife, pot smoking party animals.  Nope his teenage daughters are both level headed responsible young people.

Most of my friends who were raised in non-religious households are the most well-adjusted and successful among my group.


Of course you're right.  In my case, I was raised somewhat religious.  I say somewhat because my upbringing was by "old-school" Catholics.  Go to church on Sunday and pretty much don't talk about it the rest of the week.  I mean if you're gonna be religious, this is the way to go.  A ritual performed on Sunday, done!  (of course the fact that I'm no longer religious and I declared my non-belief to my parents when I was 18 has nothing to do with it - they weren't terrifically happy but they accepted it)
2014-05-03 12:35:36 PM
1 votes:

oryx: But as with all the best photography, these images speak for themselves - as Magnusson himself says, he hasn't aimed "to belittle or glorify the ceremonies... the interpretation is all up to the eye of the viewer."

Oh please. The photographer is the one who had these people pose like that. Don't tell me that he's not making these people look bad. He chose the pictures to publish.


He also chose to manipulate the colors to give it that washed out look with a very cold color palette.  And the poses are stilted  in a way that even the most anal retentive people don't normally maintain.  When I do portraits I am always, constantly trying to get people to relax and smile a bit when they 'clam up' in front of the lens.

He's a pro, he knew the shots he was taking and the effect he'd get.
2014-05-03 12:33:28 PM
1 votes:
The My Little Pony Killer:

Just an FYI, your friend is still treating the women in his life like objects ...

Oh I agree, that why it bugs me but neither myself or his wife can make him see that.  He does have a son and my friend's issues do extend to him.  On the plus side he has drilled into his son's head to get clear consent and if the girl hesitant to back off and play it on the safe side.  On the other hand a lot of the stuff he hears from his dad about the evil of teenage boys to his sisters I think is affecting him.  The boy is the middle child, just turned 15 and I think it's starting to get into his head that his father sees his peers as the scum of the earth which cannot be helping his self esteem.
2014-05-03 12:30:59 PM
1 votes:

burning_bridge: Son of Thunder: corronchilejano: I don't see why this is creepy.
(Not that I aprove of the concept)

Me either. We've had enough "bad family photos" threads around here that these ones barely rate a flicker on my creepometer.

It's what perception researchers call top-down processing. Perception is influenced by prior expectations, attitudes, and situational cues. So we start off with the "scary" tag and subby's "creepy" headline, follow it up with TFA's "creepy" headline, and TFA itself loading the reader up with the message that we will now look at creepy Christians looking creepy while at this creepy Christian thing because they're creepy, it's not surprising that a collection of blandly-awkward father-daughter pictures make some farkers say "wow, that's creepy".

The Force can have a strong influence on the weak minded.


Yeah but then you also remember that the context here is "your vagina is my property until I decide to give it away, therefore I'm symbolical taking the place of your spouse/lover until that happens."


Ain't that the truth.
2014-05-03 12:29:11 PM
1 votes:
www.stormfashion.dk

"Helping guys get into girl's pants since, well, since vodka has been around"
2014-05-03 12:26:25 PM
1 votes:
www.casciabooks.com
2014-05-03 12:25:43 PM
1 votes:

queen biatch of the universe: I know a guy who took both of his daughters to a purity ball despite not being really religious (he's a wedding and funeral go to church type of Christian).  With him I feel it's less pedro-bear activity and more trying to dodge "what comes around goes around".  In his youth he was a giant d-bag who treated sex like a numbers game (I'm assuming that is not unique among teenage boys, not sure, I was homeschooled) according to his wife.  He proudly ruined a lot of girls reputations and broke their heart is the meanest way possible.  His best friend at the time was also a serial date rapist but like everyone else he didn't think the captain of the football team who got the team to state could do anything wrong.  At the time he saw those girls as sluts and cock-teases who had it coming.  He got older, knocked off the d-bag attitude, got married and had two daughters.  Now all of sudden what he did to other father's daughters he doesn't want to happen to his.  Not to mention he is very fearful that they could end up with a guy like his best friend and get raped on date.   He knows better than anyone else how low some boys will sink to get their dick wet.  He sent a lot of girls crying home to their dads, he doesn't want his daughters coming home crying one day to him.  I'm going to go out with the theory that for some of these guys it might be the same.  It's all fun and games to treat girls like notches in your bedpost until you get older and figure out that your daughters are now prime targets.  That's why this guy won't even let his daughters date or be friends with boys, college should be interesting for them.  It might work out for them, I never was allowed to date and my marriage was pre-arranged by father.  After I got out of my marriage and my parent's crazy religion I was able to figure things out.  It's not completely hopeless for them I hope.


Sure, it's much better to teach your daughter that an intact hymen means she's a "good" girl and highly sought after as a commodity when she hits marriage age. Here's an idea,stop equating a female's worth by how many sexual partners they've had. You know,like we do with men.
2014-05-03 12:14:50 PM
1 votes:

Warthog: One way ticket, please.

[i.imgur.com image 620x775]


And you know she is the only one wearing a black dress.

This would indicate that no matter what purity papers she signed, she's gonna give it up to her boyfriend the moment he tells her "I love you".
2014-05-03 12:13:21 PM
1 votes:

Tom_Slick: sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.

Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?

The funny thing is I've known the hippie guy for since his kids were born (we've been bouncing around the  same industry)  you would expect his kids to be like him and his wife, pot smoking party animals.  Nope his teenage daughters are both level headed responsible young people.


Similarly, I was raised Catholic, but once I hit high school and started to have serious questions about my orientation and about civil and medical rights, I decided the Church could go EABOD.  It's been amusing (and a little scary) to watch as all my heavily religious peers/former classmates on Facebook, invariably, got pregnant before they got married.

Guess who's still nulliparous.

/hint, it's the nontheist lesbian.
//granted, it's the nontheist grey-asexual lesbian...
2014-05-03 12:12:38 PM
1 votes:

img.fark.net


"Why yes, I am Lord Tom Selleck Belvedere von Fawlty,


and this is my conscript, Dutchess Firestarter of Poltergeist."

2014-05-03 12:11:34 PM
1 votes:
One way ticket, please.

i.imgur.com
2014-05-03 12:07:51 PM
1 votes:

Clemkadidlefark: I find it disturbing that Subby characterizes this as 'creepy'

Not this, Subby?

[2.bp.blogspot.com image 400x267]
[hiphophoney.com image 339x207]
[magneticmag.com image 615x410]
[2.bp.blogspot.com image 484x326]


I'm finding it difficult to find a poignant dichotomy here.
2014-05-03 12:05:25 PM
1 votes:
I find it disturbing that Subby characterizes this as 'creepy'

Not this, Subby?

2.bp.blogspot.com
hiphophoney.com
magneticmag.com
2.bp.blogspot.com
2014-05-03 12:03:49 PM
1 votes:
i60.tinypic.com
2014-05-03 11:57:35 AM
1 votes:
Purity Ball Events

The event itself is an evening full of formalities, dinner, and dancing. Typically, after dinner there is a dance to be preformed by Purity Ball members. Following the dance swords are presented and fathers and daughters take a knee beneath the swords; the girls place a white rose at the base of the cross while the fathers quietly recite a blessing. The dancing than resumes, and around every half an hour there is a intermission so that fathers may bless their daughters in front of the crowd. (2, 4)

Positive Affects


Purity Balls give fathers and daughters a chance to have unique bond. It allows young women to take a pledge, which ensures they will be chaste and safe from the harms of premarital sex. Furthermore, it gives these young women a chance to give their faith a purpose and goal. Randy Wilson's daughter, Lauren Wilson believes it was the best decision she has ever made. She does not find it to be an intrusion on her rights as a women or her privacy. (7) In an article from Marie Claire she answers the tough questions that come with the decision to remaining pure until marriage. To read the article click here.

Negative Affects


The negative affects range from person to person. Some girls feel a terrible constraint in such a promise. Feminists tend to believe the purity pledge is an infringement on women's rights, and it is a setback from the achievements, which have allowed women to reach a higher status. Perhaps the most drastic negative connection with Purity Balls is the fact that 90 percent of girls who claim they will remain pure break their promise. (5) In addition, those who oppose the movement claim that it reduces eduction on safe sex for young women and men alike. Shelby Knox is an advent opposer to the Purity movement. She took a pledge when she was younger and speaks out against it's affects in her movie, The Education of Shelby Knox.


http://womensstudiesjmu.wikispaces.com/Purity+Balls,+by+Meghan+Belle r
2014-05-03 11:55:08 AM
1 votes:
The Pledge I, (DAUGHTER'S NAME)'S FATHER, CHOOSE BEFORE GOD TO COVER MY DAUGHTER
AS HER AUTHORITY AND PROTECTION IN THE AREA OF PURITY. I WILL BE PURE
IN MY OWN LIFE AS A MAN, HUSBAND AND FATHER. I WILL BE A MAN OF INTEGRITY
AND ACCOUNTABLITY AS I LEAD, GUIDE AND PRAY OVER MY DAUGHTER AND MY
FAMILY AS THE HIGH PRIEST IN MY HOME. THIS COVERING WILL BE USED BY GOD TO
INFLUENCE GENERATIONS TO COME. (6)

http://womensstudiesjmu.wikispaces.com/Purity+Balls,+by+Meghan+Belle r
2014-05-03 11:47:30 AM
1 votes:

Parthenogenetic: steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

[img.fark.net image 620x775]

[cafewitteveen.files.wordpress.com image 850x637]


Trying to be funny, I posted this pic to one of my FB groups a long time ago and not a single person noticed the last part and all I got were confirmations that Jesus is great.
2014-05-03 11:35:06 AM
1 votes:
Looks like a casting call for another remake of Lolita.
2014-05-03 11:31:50 AM
1 votes:
Here's one GIS result about purity and boys:

"As we have been given the opportunity to share about the importance of the father daughter relationship through the Father Daughter Purity Ball, we have also been asked how we call our sons to the same standards. Every year we invite the sons to attend the Ball to watch the way their fathers treat young women, and have had many attend with their families because we believe this standard is also important for young men to live out in their lives. But some specific ways we have also chosen to call our sons into manhood has been through ceremony, wise mentors, and modeling manhood to them.


The Manhood Ceremony
We believe that manhood is passed from the masculine to the masculine, and because the defining line between childhood and manhood is often indistinguishable in our world, we wanted to show our sons a clear line they can cross to enter into manhood. We chose to mark their step into manhood at the age of twelve--the same age Jesus first questioned rabbis and discussed the Scriptures in His Father's house--with a celebration called  Brave Heart of a Warrior.The purpose of this celebration is to mark in time, to raise a monument, that testifies that our sons have crossed a threshold that separates boyhood from manhood."

http://www.generationsoflight.com/html/boys.html
2014-05-03 11:29:05 AM
1 votes:
All of the ones where the dads, and especially the ones where both, have their eyes closed are creepy as all get-out. They look like they're thinking about a deep dicking with one another.
2014-05-03 11:27:31 AM
1 votes:

queen biatch of the universe: I know a guy who took both of his daughters to a purity ball despite not being really religious (he's a wedding and funeral go to church type of Christian).  With him I feel it's less pedro-bear activity and more trying to dodge "what comes around goes around".  In his youth he was a giant d-bag who treated sex like a numbers game (I'm assuming that is not unique among teenage boys, not sure, I was homeschooled) according to his wife.  He proudly ruined a lot of girls reputations and broke their heart is the meanest way possible.  His best friend at the time was also a serial date rapist but like everyone else he didn't think the captain of the football team who got the team to state could do anything wrong.  At the time he saw those girls as sluts and cock-teases who had it coming.  He got older, knocked off the d-bag attitude, got married and had two daughters.  Now all of sudden what he did to other father's daughters he doesn't want to happen to his.  Not to mention he is very fearful that they could end up with a guy like his best friend and get raped on date.   He knows better than anyone else how low some boys will sink to get their dick wet.  He sent a lot of girls crying home to their dads, he doesn't want his daughters coming home crying one day to him.  I'm going to go out with the theory that for some of these guys it might be the same.  It's all fun and games to treat girls like notches in your bedpost until you get older and figure out that your daughters are now prime targets.  That's why this guy won't even let his daughters date or be friends with boys, college should be interesting for them.  It might work out for them, I never was allowed to date and my marriage was pre-arranged by father.  After I got out of my marriage and my parent's crazy religion I was able to figure things out.  It's not completely hopeless for them I hope.


Jesus. Good for you for saving yourself and that is probably a dead on accurate assessment.
2014-05-03 11:24:39 AM
1 votes:

madgonad: Nobody has mentioned the flip-side of Purity Balls.

Quinceañera

The generally quite religious and Catholic Hispanic culture actually celebrates a fifteen year old becoming a Woman and being 'open for business'.

This reinforces my belief that Purity Balls are just an extension of the Anglo trend to want to control women at all times. It isn't about God. It is part of this weird system that they try to impose on the nation in which women are possessions - to be passed from one man to another - from birth to grave. Suffrage, careers, education, and birth control are other fronts on their struggle to control women.


You forgot about the coming out party or cotillion the rich white version of the Quincenera
2014-05-03 11:24:22 AM
1 votes:

Cataholic: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

Why are non-religious people so obsessed with religious people?


Because a good number of the religious people are trying to force their beliefs into the lives of the non-religious or otherly religious, and they say things like "ours is a Christian nation" when the founding fathers did not frame the Constitution in that way at all.
2014-05-03 11:21:20 AM
1 votes:
Given the hilarious Baphomet statue I want to see the Church of Satan's response to purity balls.
2014-05-03 11:14:06 AM
1 votes:

MatrixOutsider: At least these guys had sex.


Yes, but they're not supposed to be having sex with their own daughters!
2014-05-03 11:11:19 AM
1 votes:

wellreadneck: Some of those guys really needn't worry.


Ha! I had the same thought. Mean, but I can't help it.
2014-05-03 11:10:23 AM
1 votes:
And what do they do with their teenage sons? Take them drinking and then go pick up hookers!
2014-05-03 11:09:02 AM
1 votes:

ArgusRun: FTFA:  All the photos depict the girls and their fathers, who glow with pride at the thought that their little girl won't be despoiled until someone puts a ring on her finger.

No one there is glowing with pride.

Do you  know what glowing with pride looks like?  Every picture of my father and me, where he is smiling, and happy and we're glad to be there together.  This has all of the creepy tones that one would expect from something where you not only pledge your chastity, but you "give" it to your father for safekeeping until he hands off your hymen to your husband.  Because that's what's going on here.

The serious father pose only works with infants.  They look serious but loving at the absolutely helpless baby and contemplate their new responsibility.  Once they are old enough to talk, you should be happy, loving and joyful with your kids.  Not this.


Ya well I'm sure most of the fathers in these pictures have all the personality and social skills of a bag of wet hair.
2014-05-03 11:06:54 AM
1 votes:

oukewldave: He seems to be into holding her a little too much...


Dad, stop poking me.
2014-05-03 11:05:07 AM
1 votes:

Boojum2k: heidinoele: /I was always taught that my vagina belonged to me and no one had the right to touch it without my permission.

I hope the rest of your body was also included in that statement, otherwise there's some unfortunate implications there.


Well yeah. They weren't all "your vagina belongs to you, but your boobs are open season."
2014-05-03 10:53:41 AM
1 votes:
Purity balls: creepy.  These pics: decidedly not creepy.  Subby's projecting a little bit there.  Bad, but not creepy.  Smile people.  You're supposed to be happy.
2014-05-03 10:47:51 AM
1 votes:

Doctor Funkenstein: "Perfect.  Take the picture shutter-boy.  Eyes forward, sweetheart.  Daddy's gonna strike oil."


"Daddy's gonna get Purity Balls deep."
2014-05-03 10:44:09 AM
1 votes:

Phineas: Eh, it's no so creepy.  This feels more like an excuse for liberal and anti-Christian people to bag on religion.  Still waiting for the anti-Muslim/anti-Islam crowd to show up on Fark, but it's not PC.    Is there a purity ball for Muslim fathers and their daughters?  Or are the daughters even allowed to go to school / leave the house?

It's both funny and sad how far out of their way libtards will go to bag on anything Christian and simultaneously defend Muslims.


I'll "bag" on all the Muslims, that think this is the 13th century, and their daughters and wives are pieces of their property, like their farking camel, all you want.  I've got no farking respect for them, no matter how many times some idiot shouts, "But, what about Algebra!"
2014-05-03 10:39:28 AM
1 votes:

The_Original_Roxtar: you know what really disturbed me about those pictures? the horrible color balance.


I think he was going for that bright, slightly desaturated look.  You know, white, pure, bright...  But it's so damn bright, some of their skin tones blend in to the sand behind them.
2014-05-03 10:38:22 AM
1 votes:
i595.photobucket.com

I'm really enjoying the not-so-subtle reference to getting drilled in the background.  How the fark did this guy pick this background out of all the choices he had?

"OK, for backgrounds, we have a beach scene, here's a garden, here's a farm..."

"Whoah, is that a drilling rig, repeatedly thrusting a giant shaft into the dirt?"

"Uh...yeah."

"Perfect.  Take the picture shutter-boy.  Eyes forward, sweetheart.  Daddy's gonna strike oil."
2014-05-03 10:25:20 AM
1 votes:
Well, either way you're screwed.  You can burn in the lake of fire or freeze to death and lack oxygen in the clouds.  Neither choice sounds good.
2014-05-03 10:10:16 AM
1 votes:
So you're going to tell me Jesus approved of this kind of action, huh. I'm an atheist, but, I was raised Catholic and they failed to mention this part.  Maybe something he said during the Sermon on the Mount, "Go ahead and pork your daughters!  I recommend you start when they're 13, but hey, it's your call.  Anybody want some loaves and fishes?"

/I seemed to have read somewhere, that in ancient Roman culture, dad broke in the daughter and mom had broke in the son.  I only saw this mentioned in one place and I can't remember where, it was a long time ago.  Maybe the 70's.  Could have been a well respected journal like Penthouse Letters.  I was in an "altered state" for most of the 70's.
2014-05-03 10:07:38 AM
1 votes:

steklo: [img.fark.net image 611x404][img.fark.net image 611x404][img.fark.net image 360x235][img.fark.net image 850x565][img.fark.net image 300x231]


FLMountainMan: Meh - no worse than your average wedding photos.


Only at ones where the bride is walking down the aisle to banjo music.
2014-05-03 10:05:13 AM
1 votes:

Crewmannumber6: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

I really don't want to be the to defend these people but, they're not the ones projecting sex into this situation. Farkers are weird

hateful of anything that smacks of Christianity.

 These pics don't strike me as "creepy". Throw mom in there and you have a family portrait.


MatrixOutsider: At least these guys had sex. Some of you virgins sure like to project your twisted fantasies about what sex is like.



Or be obnoxious to any woman who doesn't fark everything that comes along.
2014-05-03 09:58:44 AM
1 votes:

BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?


Because at the same time someone was writing down what Jesus was saying, another guy was in the back ground putting the trap door on the coffin he was preparing for Jesus.. this was rather distracting as Jesus was attempting to talk over this guy and his hammering.. so goes the story, and I quote the original text of the bible entry here..

"and Jesus said to the people, Hey! quit farking around!..."

through poor translation, the correlation of sex and marriage was created.
2014-05-03 09:57:20 AM
1 votes:

jtown: [farm3.staticflickr.com image 600x600]


Ahhh the Seventies, when there were fewer taboos in the music industry.
2014-05-03 09:55:38 AM
1 votes:

sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.

Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?

The funny thing is I've known the hippie guy for since his kids were born (we've been bouncing around the  same industry)  you would expect his kids to be like him and his wife, pot smoking party animals.  Nope his teenage daughters are both level headed responsible young people.

Ha, this hits close to home. We were closer to the hippie stereotype then the religious nut job when our kids were born. They both are fairly responsible young people now and have told me to turn the music down more than once.


Subjecting your children to "Freedom Rock" at high volume is a form of abuse.....
2014-05-03 09:51:13 AM
1 votes:

Tom_Slick: sonofslacker: Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.

Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?

The funny thing is I've known the hippie guy for since his kids were born (we've been bouncing around the  same industry)  you would expect his kids to be like him and his wife, pot smoking party animals.  Nope his teenage daughters are both level headed responsible young people.


Ha, this hits close to home. We were closer to the hippie stereotype then the religious nut job when our kids were born. They both are fairly responsible young people now and have told me to turn the music down more than once.
2014-05-03 09:50:18 AM
1 votes:
mudesi: Every single one of them are going to turn into porn stars.

I know the name that this movie will use...


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2014-05-03 09:47:00 AM
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2014-05-03 09:45:11 AM
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SundaesChild: They'll be the girls who take it up the butt or do oral in high school so they can maintain their virginity.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8ZF_R_j0OY

"In Jesus' name we go to FIFTH BASE!"

/Had not heard the term "fifth base" before that video.
2014-05-03 09:42:26 AM
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Cataholic: BarryTheMasterOfSandwich: Why are religious people so obsessed with sex?

Why are non-religious people so obsessed with religious people?


Maybe because religious people are so obsessed with sex?
2014-05-03 09:40:46 AM
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colinspooky: Creepy not a word I would use


Oh I could say I need you but then you'd realize
That I want you just like a thousand other guys
Who'd say they loved you With all the rest of their lies
When all they wanted was to touch your face, your hands
And gaze into your eyes

Creepy is the word I use to describe
All the feeling that I have hiding here for you inside

 Creepy is the word I use to describe
All the feeling that I have hiding here for you inside
You don't know how many times I've wished that I had told you
You don't know how many times I've wished that I could hold you
You don't know how many times I've wished that I could
Mold you into someone who could
Cherish me as much as I cherish you
2014-05-03 09:40:11 AM
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mudesi: Every single one of them are going to turn into porn stars.

(Every single one)


Nah.

Most of them will be Camwhores.
2014-05-03 09:34:34 AM
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steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

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2014-05-03 09:30:25 AM
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2014-05-03 09:30:10 AM
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steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

[img.fark.net image 620x775]


Jesus carried them.
2014-05-03 09:25:51 AM
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Tom_Slick: Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.

Yup, and the second they are out of the house.....

CSB; I have 2 coworkers with college age daughters, one's a religious nut job, one's a decent guy with hippie leanings,  guess which one's daughter came home after her freshman year pregnant, covered in tats, and with 2 arrests for possession.


Is this a trick question? It's the hippie one, amiright?
2014-05-03 09:25:40 AM
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I just realized, I think part of the problem is that most of them appear to be from the wrong century. Apply a sepia filter and some weathering and tell me they're from 1890s Arizona and I'd probably think they were normal.
2014-05-03 09:25:19 AM
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Has he explained to these girls what it is they are promising not to do when they take the purity pledge?  Yes or no, either way the results could be hilarious.
2014-05-03 09:24:32 AM
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Shadowknight: steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

[img.fark.net image 620x775]

Photo editing software.  A simple clone/heal brush could take care of that, considering it's a nice even pattern that is easy to blend in.  So if they came up the back side of the hill, it would have been really easy to cover the tracks.


Or the wind just blew and they have not been moving around a lot.
2014-05-03 09:23:49 AM
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These guys are gettin' laid.
2014-05-03 09:23:07 AM
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steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?

[img.fark.net image 620x775]


Photo editing software.  A simple clone/heal brush could take care of that, considering it's a nice even pattern that is easy to blend in.  So if they came up the back side of the hill, it would have been really easy to cover the tracks.
2014-05-03 09:19:46 AM
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steklo: Ok, how did they get there without making footprints in the sand?


Jesus carried them?

I don't know why you people are freaked out. Every single one of them met my expectations of a purity ball photo.
2014-05-03 09:18:18 AM
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NobleHam:

That one's by far the creepiest. Aside from her odd appearance and the fact that her dress billows in such a way that she looks pregnant, her legs are so pale it looks like she's floating at first glance.

I agree. Considering she appears to be a pale, soulless ginger, and her father is as white as a sheet of paper; the photographer probably should take lessons instead of applying a generic Adobe filter to all his works,
2014-05-03 09:18:11 AM
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NobleHam: Rozotorical: [flavorwire.files.wordpress.com image 620x775]


What has been seen can not be unseen

That one's by far the creepiest. Aside from her odd appearance and the fact that her dress billows in such a way that she looks pregnant, her legs are so pale it looks like she's floating at first glance.


Yeah it is creeping me out too. The fact that they have the exact same face, with the surreal incest laden vibe, and that sweeping majestic, oh so empty background. This one is going to stick with me for a while

::Shudder::
2014-05-03 09:18:06 AM
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The perfect song for the first dance
doublebassblog.org
2014-05-03 09:17:20 AM
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Evil Mackerel: jayhawk88: Damn, every one of those girls looks like they're in a hostage situation. Which I guess probably isn't too far from the truth...

They are and on many levels.


The facial expressions on some of these people.... wth are they thinking?
At least one of these girls is a latent lesbian so I guess Daddy won't have to worry too much about boys.
2014-05-03 09:11:59 AM
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flavorwire.files.wordpress.com

Remember, honey. The Water Tower is always watching.

2014-05-03 09:08:43 AM
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Macinfarker: edmo: colinspooky: Creepy not a word I would use

I'd go with creepy.

And I wouldn't be surpassed if a single father is a pedo either.

I'm going with Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me creepy


I was going to go with Tim Curry as the Clown in "It" creepy, but yours is acceptable.
2014-05-03 09:05:21 AM
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What has been seen can not be unseen
2014-05-03 03:45:07 AM
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Creepy not a word I would use
 
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