Change your underwear - Page 3 - Survivalist Forum
Survivalist Forum

Advertise Here

Go Back   Survivalist Forum > >
Articles Classifieds Donations Gallery Groups Links Store Survival Files


Notices

Advertise Here
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-17-2019, 11:55 PM
Batko10's Avatar
Batko10 Batko10 is online now
Survivor
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Posts: 4,268
Thanks: 12,239
Thanked 14,078 Times in 3,316 Posts
Default



Advertise Here

Quote:
Originally Posted by Justme11 View Post
Wow!!!! That is an amazing collection!
Thanks! But, that's only about 2/3 of it. Most of my stuff is either pre-1965 (oldest piece is a 1932 cardboard poster 28"x24" of Londos vs. Speers) or WWE Attitude Era that my son and I collected in the late '90s up to 2005.

Here's a pic of something you might like - A 14"x24" cardboard poster advertising a match between Sammartino and George the Animal Steele. It is signed by both Sammartino and Steele!

[IMG][/IMG]
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to Batko10 For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 01:13 AM
TRyan's Avatar
TRyan TRyan is online now
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: California
Posts: 8,060
Thanks: 6,128
Thanked 27,250 Times in 6,476 Posts
Default

People are nasty.

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
Quick reply to this message
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to TRyan For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 06:52 AM
Jack Swilling's Avatar
Jack Swilling Jack Swilling is online now
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Ozarks
Posts: 2,701
Thanks: 4,126
Thanked 6,087 Times in 1,936 Posts
Default

There is a current movement towards water only bath/shower
The epidermis is alive with good and bad bacteria
Like your gut
The good bacteria are there for a reason
This is definately an evolving area

BTW
The toxins in fabrics are getting more attention
All my teflon treated clothes are in the trash
That is some crazy bad $#!%
Bio-accumulates and stays in the environment for 1,000 years plus
Quick reply to this message
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to Jack Swilling For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 07:19 AM
HomeDefense's Avatar
HomeDefense HomeDefense is offline
Bad Dog
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Hellfire, Arizona
Posts: 3,786
Thanks: 2,203
Thanked 15,152 Times in 3,252 Posts
Default

This topic reminds me of the story of the Japanese invention of 6-Day Underwear.
Directions:

Six-day underwear has three leg holes.

1. Wear for day one
2. Rotate using the unused leg hole and wear for day two
3. Rotate in the same direction by one leg hole and wear for day three
4. Turn underwear inside out
5. Repeat steps 1, 2, and 3 for days four, five, and six.

I think this was the result of a Japanese design contest in the 1980s.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to HomeDefense For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 08:05 AM
PurpleKitty PurpleKitty is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Houston
Posts: 11,274
Thanks: 7,630
Thanked 22,705 Times in 7,840 Posts
Default

My husband taught me to wash it all together. If I have something like new jeans they get washed on their own for a while, and I will use color catchers if any question.

I very seldom use bleach and only on towels. I was taught in food service class that hot or cold water inactivates bleach, you must use warm water only, and detergent also inactivates it too. You get "that nice bleach smell" but no effective cleaning.

What I generally do with the towels is run a load with detergent and non chlorine bleach, and then add some vinegar on the last rinse. That gets the suds out of the towels.

A lot of women wash their bras and underwear in very hot water, which is unnecessary and destroys the elastic. I use my "cool lights" setting for just about everything and that works fine.

Especially with blood stains, you are going to see if it comes out, and it does.

I am pretty cheap with many things in my life - I am the generic queen, but I always use Tide for laundry. You wouldn't believe what my husband can do to a tshirt. I am always so impressed when I pull them out at the end of the cycle and they're perfect again.

With all these cats, I have to lint-brush my sheets before I launder them.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to PurpleKitty For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 05:40 PM
Cranberry Cranberry is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 142
Thanks: 29
Thanked 270 Times in 115 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Justme11 View Post
So I guess the most enlightened among us, should, upon meeting a woman, rip her bra off and proceed to give a good lymph massage as a friendly greeting.

Salud! Prost! To your health!

Brave new world.
My family may own property in New Mexico near Jeffry Epstein's ranch but we don't provide his type of greeting!

Hmmm.. that reminds me of a scene in a movie I watched recently, Mortdecai.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to Cranberry For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 06:55 PM
ebjr1967 ebjr1967 is offline
Hunter
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 1,098
Thanks: 2,424
Thanked 1,927 Times in 692 Posts
Default

I want everyone to know that since the start of this thread, I've begun changing my underwear daily! I've lost 10 lbs, feel healthier and happy, people hold the door for me now, and the dog has even started to let me pet him again! Thanks!
Quick reply to this message
The Following 9 Users Say Thank You to ebjr1967 For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 07:18 PM
NCalHippie's Avatar
NCalHippie NCalHippie is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 13,319
Thanks: 27,676
Thanked 23,137 Times in 9,057 Posts
Default

I took a shower this morning!
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to NCalHippie For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 09:52 PM
Mazarine33's Avatar
Mazarine33 Mazarine33 is offline
rrrrribbitt
 
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 179
Thanks: 493
Thanked 454 Times in 144 Posts
Default

Knew some miserly people in my life. Bathing was always a strange thing with them. As was clean clothes. Seldo bathed or showered, preferred a wet rag bath every few days.

Let me tell you what, you havent lived until you've been in the presence of someone with active boils and it's hot and sweaty in their house. Smelled like stage two decomposition. This old dudes boils got so out of hand he was hospitalized and doctor ordered to shower once a day. And just like that, the boils were banished.

Magine that.
Quick reply to this message
Old 08-19-2019, 06:20 AM
PurpleKitty PurpleKitty is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Houston
Posts: 11,274
Thanks: 7,630
Thanked 22,705 Times in 7,840 Posts
Default

My husband has neuropathy so bathing is literally painful to him. He has mobility issues too so getting in and out of the tub is a big deal. In his case I found some "adult disposable washcloths" in the incontinence aisle of Sam's Club and he uses those every day, then a conventional bath now and then. He has very dry hair so it never gets greasy. He is very sensitive about body odor and stays on top of it.

And the washcloths will be good in a no running water SHTF situation.
Quick reply to this message
Old 08-19-2019, 06:42 AM
Iamfarticus's Avatar
Iamfarticus Iamfarticus is online now
Survivor
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: LI, NY
Posts: 6,455
Thanks: 4,114
Thanked 12,501 Times in 4,599 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Justme11 View Post
Bruno was always an advocate for clean socks.
I was at Madison Square Garden the night when Bruno lost the WWF belt to Superstar Billy Graham. We went a lot in those days, also to Sunnyside Gardens in Queens NY.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to Iamfarticus For This Useful Post:
Old 08-19-2019, 08:45 AM
BASS BASS is online now
BASS
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: NJ
Age: 75
Posts: 1,610
Thanks: 1,368
Thanked 2,557 Times in 989 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by justme11 View Post
buy a washing machine with an agitator. They actually clean clothes.
LOL. Ya think maybe some people have a set of washer and dryer or a washing machine and a line outside and clothes pins to dry their clothes. Yes..., i am an old guy. I still have clothes pins and a line if needed.

I have a +two week supply of underwear. I have no need to wear the same ones two days in a row and I don't want to.

Ya think a nice women wants to smell you and get intimate? I don't. And I want a squeaky clean women!

I have been near unbathed women in a restaurant. A table away and you could smell her. Or in an elevator next to a certain group of people. Disqusting......

I see ads for food for people in need and they are all dirty. Send them some soap!
Quick reply to this message
Old 08-19-2019, 09:53 AM
ebjr1967 ebjr1967 is offline
Hunter
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 1,098
Thanks: 2,424
Thanked 1,927 Times in 692 Posts
Default

Reminds me of an old Redd Foxx skit. Wash your ass.

https://youtu.be/uldt6Y-CE3s

Explicit language warning.
Quick reply to this message
Old 08-19-2019, 10:57 AM
PSYOP Soldier's Avatar
PSYOP Soldier PSYOP Soldier is offline
Lux in Tenebris
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 6,279
Thanks: 6,831
Thanked 10,170 Times in 3,801 Posts
Default

Well,

I change skivvies and socks every day when in .civ world.

When i am out in boonies, i wear ranger panties, will go a few days before i clean em but i try to change socks every day too....

I have heard stories from LE buddies, who have had to disrobe homeless folks who have had socks embedded into feet, among other grotesque things..
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to PSYOP Soldier For This Useful Post:
Old 08-20-2019, 10:04 AM
sonya1's Avatar
sonya1 sonya1 is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: out of Florida!
Posts: 5,834
Thanks: 4,127
Thanked 9,308 Times in 3,537 Posts
Default

This thread is making me itch just reading it...

we are not in the middle ages anymore, come on people, take showers, change your dirty undies! Eeewwwww
Quick reply to this message
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to sonya1 For This Useful Post:
Old 08-20-2019, 01:28 PM
JDH's Avatar
JDH JDH is offline
Si vis pacem, para bellum
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 6,428
Thanks: 657
Thanked 9,936 Times in 3,819 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sonya1 View Post
This thread is making me itch just reading it...

we are not in the middle ages anymore, come on people, take showers, change your dirty undies! Eeewwwww
Bathing and washing clothes is wasting water and electric causing un-repairable damage to the ecosystem of the planet. Or so the tree hugger across the street tells me.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to JDH For This Useful Post:
Old 08-20-2019, 01:47 PM
America's Patriot's Avatar
America's Patriot America's Patriot is online now
LEGAL citizen
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Texas
Posts: 15,070
Thanks: 2,946
Thanked 29,796 Times in 9,806 Posts
Default

Numbers don't match up. If 45% were wearing the same pair for two or more days in a row, and 20% of those men (8% women) for a week, then why aren't we hearing, reading or seeing about tons of crotch rotting people in the media?

Any doctor will tell you that this is a surefire way to get an infection? LOL Don't need to be a doctor to know that being filthy promotes bacteria and possible infection. May have well said "any doctors will tell you that taking a bath makes you cleaner and more healthy"

Also, how can underwear over a year old cause a greater chance of causing urinary tract infections? Are they interviewing people that don't wash and disinfect their clothes?
Quick reply to this message
Old 08-20-2019, 02:28 PM
~Black.Dog~ ~Black.Dog~ is online now
Hunter
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Posts: 1,508
Thanks: 1,089
Thanked 3,409 Times in 1,082 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sonya1 View Post
This thread is making me itch just reading it...

we are not in the middle ages anymore, come on people, take showers, change your dirty undies! Eeewwwww
It's making me keep a healthy distance from people.


Sent from my SM-G960U using Tapatalk
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to ~Black.Dog~ For This Useful Post:
Old 08-20-2019, 02:33 PM
PurpleKitty PurpleKitty is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Houston
Posts: 11,274
Thanks: 7,630
Thanked 22,705 Times in 7,840 Posts
Default

AP, years ago when I was very prone to UTI I was told to use a free and clear detergent - they didn't call them that back then, just "No colors or fragrance", that helped cut my infections dramatically. Not to be too graphic, but sexual activity for a woman can cause minor damage - standard detergents can get in that and cause worse irritation. Which can then lead to infection.

One of the things I did to prevent infection was change my detergent, I did some other things and figured out a way to stay healthy.

My guess is a buildup of standard detergent, "scent beads", fabric softeners, etc can build up in the fabric and cause serious irritation for a sexually active woman. That may be why they say to toss them.

I only ever had a serious problem with fabric softeners. I don't use them at all.

One thing I look for in underwear as a married woman is a good elastic band. I don't want one of those little thin bands, I want an inch or so of band. That way I know it will stay in place and behave because I can be pretty active.
Quick reply to this message
Old 08-20-2019, 02:49 PM
dmas dmas is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,459
Thanks: 1,193
Thanked 3,686 Times in 2,056 Posts
Default

Also i imagine people who reuse dirty underwear use dark colors so they dont get bleach disinfection.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to dmas For This Useful Post:
Reply

Bookmarks



Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Survivalist Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Gender
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:15 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © Kevin Felts 2006 - 2015,
Green theme by http://www.themesbydesign.net