Hattie Ditton finds out more. The term "naturist" may conjure up the image of jolly elderly hikers walking bare-bottomed clutching hiking sticks - but it might be time to update the stereotype. Nudism is become all the more common too, with the federation reporting an increase of 40 percent in memberships between and alone. In fact, the group estimates that in the past three years alone, the number of naturists in France has leaped from 1. And perhaps contrary to popular belief, it's not all about the connection to sexuality.
For over 16 years we the have the been globally involved in capturing the this unique lifestyle through city-wide the events. From a textile point of view, the existence of nude children and adults together outside the family unit and even within it.. Tolerating consenting adults together nude is something textile society is capable of brushing aside with the comment "what they do on their own has got nothing to do with me". But introduce Children into this picture, and many textiles suddenly develop hostile attitudes, and begin to demand that they be able to enforce controls in order to supposedly "protect the innocent". Issues such as Pedophilia and Corruption are forever rearing their ugly heads because in textile society the "clothes" represent a supposed barrier to such thoughts and activities. When faced with a situation where those barriers are removed it's no wonder many textiles can no longer see the difference between social family nudist venue and a pedophilia ring.
Where did you get that Roddenberry stuff? Of course, Voyager, and now Discovery, plays with a few non-humanoid ideas. I always thought it is much easier for actors, all philosophical and theological considerations aside.
I'm not saying I was offended personally, but not everyone has as thick a hide as I've got. Gibson took a tremendous risk that tanked his Hollywood career for a dozen years and ended up getting himself into a major league fight for his own inner survival. There were no guarantees that what he invested would pay off. but the Audience was much bigger than anyone had anticipated, showing that many people are hungry for a real, rather than a whitewashed version of a two dimensional Christ.