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 sapherequeen posted over a year ago
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thespikedturtle picked FOR
thespikedturtle picked FOR:
Well, if you mean love as in sibling love, then everyone should be for it. But if you mean as a bf and gf, then few people are going to be for it. That's known as an inbreed, and in our society is looked down upon greatly. But I'm fine with it. True love conquers all, including things like that.
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sapherequeen picked Undecided
sapherequeen picked Undecided :


I was always stuck in the middle when deciding what to think of a situation like this.

At first, I went with society and thought that 'incest' between a brother and sister was wrong. Mainly for the two following reasons; 1) It was just disturbing to me. You grow up alongside someone who shared much of your DNA (perhaps you even grew in the womb with this person), and shared such good times and hard times with him/her, but once you reach puberty or adulthood, it turns from love to romance??? 2) The child that can result from this situation. I'm not trying to say that the child would be a "mistake" if born. No children are mistakes to me. But a child born from incest are known to most likely have severe deformities due to the mother's and father's DNA being so similar. Also, when the child is old enough to attend school and one were to discover his parentage....imagine what kind of torment that child would have to endure. The person who discovered this would go and tell this person, this person would tell that person....well, you know how each and every one of us can become such a gossiper! This child would be stigmatized endlessly, and bullying leads to numerous troubles for children and teenagers.

I was 100% against a brother-sister relationship due to these two reasons.

But as I thought more about it, I began to think this to myself;
What exactly makes romance between siblings so wrong? Besides what I stated above, what other reasons are there? Is this simply an idea we have created on our own of 'incest', and if yes how are we fully positive that it's the right idea? What if we, in some insane way, are abusing one's right to love?

These are just my thoughts; Parts of me think it's wrong, but many parts are questioning whether it's wrong or not.
What do you guys think?
posted over a year ago.
 
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sarabeara said:
It's funny that you're asking this question since it was something we talked about in Psych not too long ago.
The thing is, I don't like any of these options. I'm neither for nor against. I'm very open-minded, so I would never look down upon or judge someone who was involved in a relationship like this. I, however, would never ever do it myself. As long as the brother/sister that are in a relationship are careful and use protection, there's no legitimate reason why they shouldn't be together. Society considers incest a taboo though so I'm sure a majority of the comments for this pick will be along the lines of "GROSS!" or "WTF is wrong with you?" I however, as said before, am neither for nor against it (but not undecided either).

Oh, and sorry to be a Psych nerd, but it's all thanks to the Social Intuitionist Theory (that emotions precede morals. So a lot of people disagree with it since they have the initial gut reaction of "eww" and can not give a good explanation, other than messed up babies, as to why incest is bad.)
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12e444 picked FOR
12e444 picked FOR:
No one has any eight to choose for you
example???
I'm a cross dresser
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katiecain picked AGAINST
katiecain picked AGAINST:
I personally just don't think it's right and like people have said, it can cause major problems with offspring.

But I believe people are so grossed out by it not so much because of biology but because that's just how they've been raised. It's taboo, disgusting in our society. Children are strictly socialised to think that and are therefore not going to question that. (Sociology nerd here!)

Also, it's not uncommon or abnormal for children to 'experiment' with siblings.
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LinaTrinch picked AGAINST
LinaTrinch picked AGAINST:
I'm not against it because of society or 'I think it's wrong' or whatever. I'm against it, because of the deseases inbreeding causes to the children. Now, if they plan on no kids, then it is a little wierd, but if they love each other, then that's all they need.
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heavenly13 picked FOR
heavenly13 picked FOR:
i agree with mikeguyy..and i had personal experiance with that
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zanesaaomgfan picked Undecided
zanesaaomgfan picked Undecided :
I've never seen it so..ciao!
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alucard768 picked FOR
alucard768 picked FOR:
it's ok if they truly love each other
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McDreamyluva picked AGAINST
McDreamyluva picked AGAINST:
just...NO.
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orangeturnip picked FOR
orangeturnip picked FOR:
as long as its a two way thing and one is not forced into it then no one has the right to say that love is wrong regardless who is loving who.
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Monrose picked AGAINST
Monrose picked AGAINST:
No.
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xneville_rocksx picked Undecided
xneville_rocksx picked Undecided :
Only Identical Twincest would be okay (like in Ouran High School Host Club with the Hitachiin Twins) :P
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orangeturnip picked FOR
orangeturnip picked FOR:
^twincest haha
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jodith picked AGAINST
jodith picked AGAINST:
what Ewwwwww... thats SICK..
what on Earth??? Really?? just UGH..
me and my Brother loving Each other yea totally Normal to SICK people????????
Emagning me and my twin brother sammy UGH..UGH..UGH..Ewwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww x.x
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newyork621 picked AGAINST
newyork621 picked AGAINST:
yuckyy
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heavenly13 picked FOR
heavenly13 picked FOR:
i ment the spked turtle not mikguy. i was just talkng to him t that time.oh geez.LOL
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thespikedturtle picked FOR
thespikedturtle picked FOR:
Haha, I was wondering what comment he posted on here!
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Shannon1982 picked AGAINST
Shannon1982 picked AGAINST:
Ew.
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Babygirl92 picked AGAINST
Babygirl92 picked AGAINST:
It's just plain sick.
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julialovesMJ picked Undecided
julialovesMJ picked Undecided :
ew. That would be really gross becasue you knew eachother almost your whole life but of course if it's true love...theres nothing you can really do about it.
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Babygirl92 picked AGAINST
Babygirl92 picked AGAINST:
Ah. Forgot something though.
Is this strictly sister.brother? Or any? Like adopted or half or what?
Cause adopted isn't really anything. Ya know. Like they'd only be related by a piece of paper. o.o I don't really agree with it, but I don't really see it as wrong. Ya know?
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heavenly13 picked FOR
heavenly13 picked FOR:
(to te spiked turtle)haha
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NCISLuverjk93 picked AGAINST
NCISLuverjk93 picked AGAINST:
Sorry ut I find that to be disgusting... ^^^But I'm not against crossdressing, or gay/lesbian realationships :)
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Mrs-Grint picked AGAINST
Mrs-Grint picked AGAINST:
It just doesn't seem right.
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Jeffersonian picked AGAINST
Jeffersonian picked AGAINST:
This isn't the Ozarks, that's what I always say about that. More proof that it's wrong, watch the X Files episode Home, that was one creepy family.
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jeydonfan101 picked FOR
jeydonfan101 picked FOR:
well idk cuz i mean that luv can any way and if it does go that way then it does but idk cuz like idk but idk just i think it makes senes but it can with any 1 i never expreided that close of contant 2 it (thats onlt cuz i hate my brothers and iam not fully related 2 them cuz there all half)(p.s. i have 3 brothers)and so i guess it could anyway but any way it does go i would go with..............for it
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Shadow5772 picked Undecided
Shadow5772 picked Undecided :
That depends.
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zanhar1 picked Undecided
zanhar1 picked Undecided :
well it's their lives
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Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST
Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST:
oh Dear God no, what has the world come to?
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Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST
Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST:
no......no......just nooooooooo
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thespikedturtle picked FOR
thespikedturtle picked FOR:
Why not?
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Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST
Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST:
because its incest. you would be sleeping with your own flesh and blood. thats just not right.
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sapherequeen picked Undecided
sapherequeen picked Undecided :
"Your own flesh and blood" is often referred to a parent and his/her child. Just saying :)
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thespikedturtle picked FOR
thespikedturtle picked FOR:
They aren't completely your own flesh and blood, or else you would look the exact same. Then everyone in the world would look the exact same, and then it wouldn't really matter.
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Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST
Twilight_Dream picked AGAINST:
their ENOUGH flesh and blood to make me sick. :P
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thespikedturtle picked FOR
thespikedturtle picked FOR:
As serious of a subject as this is, that still made me laugh :D
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chonny picked AGAINST
chonny picked AGAINST:
A 7 year old girl I know had sex with her 8 year old brother o.0
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sapherequeen picked Undecided
sapherequeen picked Undecided :
^Was this on the news, or did you know them personally?
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CornChips picked AGAINST
CornChips picked AGAINST:
I don't do incest.
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HunnyBunni93 picked AGAINST
HunnyBunni93 picked AGAINST:
....bleeeeeeeeeeeeeeh! I can't imagine falling in love with my older brother >_x it makes my stomache hurt! lol..but in my opinion...no!End of Discussion! lol
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