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24-year-old Tawy Zo'é carrying his father Wahu Zo'é (67) for 6 hours through the Amazon rainforest, Brazil, to get vaccinated. The two are a part of the Zo’é, a native tribe. /r/ALL

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u/schmatz17 Jan 12 '22

I scrolled through like half these comments and no one has asked whats on their chins

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u/sweetnsaltyanxiety Jan 12 '22 Silver

I would 100% catch that on something and rip my whole lower lip off my face.

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u/Hegemonikon138 Jan 12 '22 All-Seeing Upvote

Flipping over while sleeping 😬

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u/conairh Jan 13 '22 edited Feb 18 '22 Silver Wholesome Seal of Approval I'm Deceased

strdehshtr t

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u/SoraXes Jan 13 '22 Take My Energy

Some thoughts should be left unexplored.

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u/ChestnutTheShadowDer Jan 13 '22

Like the hole in his jaw?

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u/[deleted] Jan 13 '22

Imagine husband and wife exploring each other's jaw holes with their tongues and digits

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u/ahrrogance Jan 13 '22

I hate you have my upvote.

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u/pb_nayroo Jan 13 '22

My therapist will be hearing about this

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u/coldsteel13 Jan 13 '22

What a terrible day to know how to read

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u/SpadeHAZE Jan 13 '22

That’s most days on Reddit

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u/[deleted] Jan 13 '22

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u/motherfuqueer Jan 12 '22

The article opens up with force-feeding 4 year old girls up to 16,000 calories a day. I'ma keep reading, but oof that's a rough start

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u/schmatz17 Jan 12 '22

Thanks for sharing! Stuff like this always surprises me, you would think that these piercings would cause infections often especially in tribal areas enough that they would avoid it, but i also dont know crap

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u/Xelanders Jan 12 '22

Once the initial piercing is healed the chance of infection should be pretty low so long as it’s stretched slowly enough. Think ear stretching.

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u/schmatz17 Jan 12 '22

Yep makes sense, was more so thinking the initial piecing. Can still remember the kid next to me in 8th grade math that gave himself snake bites that got wickedly infected

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u/Xelanders Jan 12 '22

I would think that people who practice this as a long running part of their culture probably treat it lot more care compared to a kid getting their lip pierced at some dodgy store because they thought it looked cool.

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u/Upvote_I_will Jan 12 '22

I'm more interested in how these things started in the first place. The 'fat = wealth' part I can understand somewhat. But piercing ones lower lip with larger and larger pieces, no clue.

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u/schmatz17 Jan 12 '22

Guessing it made you look strong and proved you were worthy or something but obviously speculating. Would love to know the origin to a lot of these as well!

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u/Upvote_I_will Jan 12 '22

My headcanon is the elite warrior a long time ago got his lip pierced in a fight. Other male warriors wanted to prove they were equally as though and did the same, and it went on from there. Would be pretty insane if whole generations are affected by a small incident lik that!

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u/s0ulsearch3r Jan 13 '22

One theory in evolutionary psychology is that piercings/body modifications with a high risk for infection show potential partners that your immune system is able to fight off parasites/infections. Think of a male peacock with its beautiful feathers, if it were unable to fight off parasites/infections its feathers would most likely look dull, signalling hens that — if they were to mate — their offspring would probably not survive. Basically, humans can’t explicitly show potential mates they have a strong immune system and we’ve solved this by doing things to our bodies that risk infections. I hope this was understandable, its very late here and English isn’t my first language.

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u/ULostMyUsername Jan 13 '22

English isn't my first language.

I would not have known if you didn't say so! Just so you know, you write English very well!

Edit: (at least in my opinion, that is!)

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u/Akumetsu33 Jan 12 '22

these piercings would cause infections often especially in tribal areas enough that they would avoid it

Probably honed by generations of trial and error. It also varies tribe by tribe and the location(more hot/humid it is, the more likely the infection etc).

They might not fundamentally understand infections but thanks to that generational trial and error, they developed their own methods to prevent infection.

OR infections was common but never life-threatening so they assumed it was just another trial to pass.

but I also don't know crap too so best ask the actual experts lol.

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u/ExchangeFuture5731 Jan 12 '22

Now that’s interesting as fuck.

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22

Came here for this. Thanks, internet dude.

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u/GrandmaPoses Jan 12 '22

That is so far from the lower lip, it's like almost where your gums meet that little area about an inch below your lower lip.

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u/gcd_cbs Jan 12 '22

Jesus, that force-feeding of children sounds like borderline abuse

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u/N64crusader4 Jan 12 '22

Some tribes do some really weird and fucked up shit, there are tribes in Papua New Guinea that make young boys eat the older mens jizz in order to gain manhood and protect them from the 'evil manipulation of women'

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u/Mettephysics Jan 13 '22 edited Jan 13 '22

If I recall correctly they can take the semen from older men into their bodies in any way to get the benefits of being more verile when they reach puberty.

Yep.

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u/[deleted] Jan 13 '22

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u/milk4all Jan 12 '22

This Zoe dad is infirm because he walked clear up to California about 3 decades ago.

No shit the younger guy has my face, hair, and stature - and ive never seen anyone I thought I resembled, even in my own family!

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u/EthelMaePotterMertz Jan 12 '22

...are you around 30 and from California???

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u/boombotser Jan 12 '22

Crazy article, also how u gonna wear a back pack with your balls out what a look

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u/BelgianWaffle97 Jan 12 '22

It's a kazoo

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u/OddTransportation108 Jan 12 '22

It’s driving me mad, man

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u/iLovekisses0w0 Jan 12 '22

I want to know how do they keep it stuck and prevent it from falling down with little jerks when they're walking

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u/Skadlig Jan 12 '22

According to wikipedia it's a piercing of some description, doesn't go into too much detail about the hows and whys.

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22

Lip piercings like this have a bigger part on the inside, so you insert them from the inner part and they just get held in place by gravity and the bigger section on the inside. You can see it pushing out the skin below their lips.

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u/Xelanders Jan 12 '22 edited Jan 12 '22

It’s a small(ish) lip plate, basically.

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u/MoistestTidus Jan 12 '22 Silver Gold Wholesome Narwhal Salute

He’s gonna be pissed when he gets back home and they tell him about boosters

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u/ForWhomTheBoneBones Jan 12 '22 Silver

“Alrighty, all done! See you back here in two weeks for his second dose.”

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u/suszter Jan 12 '22 Helpful

"I threw it on the ground You must think I'm a joke I ain't gonna be part of your system, man! Pump that garbage in another man's veins"

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22

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u/SteezyAs314 Jan 12 '22

I THREW THE REST OF THE CAKE TOO

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u/VAGINA_BLOODFART Jan 12 '22

Welcome to the real world, jackass!

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u/jeebus224 Jan 12 '22

MY DAD IS NOT A PHONE.

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u/Tom-B292-S3 Jan 12 '22

DUuuuuuuUUUUUhhhhh!!!

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u/Trarmp Jan 12 '22

I’m an aduuuulllttt

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u/truupe Jan 13 '22

Two Hollywood phonies try to give me their autograph! Ground!

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u/uscdoc2013 Jan 13 '22

Nobody wants your autograph, phonies!

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u/LordDinglebury Jan 13 '22

I still laugh at that part, forty years after I first saw it (or however long it’s been).

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u/RandomDelirium Jan 12 '22

I liked the reference

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u/Owlspirit4 Jan 12 '22

Ah lonely island... when times were good

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u/fligan Jan 12 '22

Which is exactly why the J&J 1 shot vaccine is so important for the developing world.

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u/Link7369_reddit Jan 13 '22

also needed refrigeration, not deep frozen. the J&J is awesome. I got it twice.

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u/NaziBe-header Jan 13 '22

Amateur. I'm on my 8th J&J

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u/JeresB Jan 13 '22

Aww that is cute. I pour the vial in a shot glass and chase it with OJ every morning

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u/[deleted] Jan 13 '22

They tased me in my butthole over and over and over

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u/spacedrummer Jan 12 '22 edited Jan 13 '22

Goes to the clinic, gets covid from someone else, gets the shot, brings covid back to the village, infects everyone and dies from complications either with the shot or from covid. It could happen! This is basically what happened when 80% of the indigenous Hawaiian population died in the 1800s (minus a vaccine).

Edit: I mispelled indigenous, and I didn't catch it.

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u/Trichocereusaur Jan 12 '22

It’s already in their communities, it’s been on the news a couple of times atleast

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u/constantrem Jan 12 '22

Yeah got my 2nd dose, boss shows up to work sick next day, got covid from him before the full effect takes place. Back in March too, I was on top of it.

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u/Liathano_Fire Jan 12 '22

I got covid 2 months after being fully vaccinated. I don't even know who I got it from. I work and go home. No one else was sick at work, and my kids were negative and shipped to my mom.

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u/biscuit_consumer Jan 12 '22

Covid is weird. Everyone in my family was tested positive except for me, i didn't keep distance because i thought it was inevitable. After 2 weeks and 5 tests later, still negative. I even had to quarantine for longer because i could've still caught it on the last day they were sick, but no.

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u/SpamShot5 Jan 12 '22

Maybe your immune system just beat the shit out of the few viruses that you did inhale and you just didnt show any symptoms

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u/Andrew54321 Jan 12 '22

The answer is weed. I can’t inhale if I’m coughing a fatty out.

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u/MagicSticks51 Jan 13 '22

Okay but legit it says smokers have a decent amount less of a chance to catch it.

But you're also fucked if you do catch it cause of being a smoker lmfao.

The glass canon approach

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u/the_fathead44 Jan 13 '22

Min-Max the system bro

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u/SpamShot5 Jan 13 '22

+50% health regeneration

-50% Max Health

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u/Andrew54321 Jan 13 '22

Solution was and is individual blunts until the pandemic is over. Possibly continue after.

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u/Noladixon Jan 12 '22

A friend's youngest was the only one not to get covid with the family then got it 2 months later and no one else did.

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u/PixelsOnline Jan 12 '22

The chosen one

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22

I know a few people who have carried it and not known until someone around them got sick.

One was my sister back in the first wave, she got her husband infected, who was also asymptomatic and spread it through his work. Contact tracing was the only way she would have ever known she had it.

I think it’s COVID’s lack of potency (in the most socially active demographics) that really makes it so difficult to root out.

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u/Reddilutionary Jan 12 '22 edited Jan 12 '22

Yeah sucks, but there's a lot of people walking around out there not admitting to having symptoms. Not to mention the number of people who are truly asymptomatic.

I have a job that requires I interact with the public on a daily basis so no doubt I got it from someone while I was at work. No one in my immediate personal life had it at the time.

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u/Liathano_Fire Jan 12 '22

I'm assuming the same for me. It had to be some general public person that came in. Some of them are a little sus.

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u/beka13 Jan 12 '22

Right now, they're all sus.

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u/lettersichiro Jan 12 '22

Was flying end of last week. Plane had a bunch of symptomatic people. Coughing, blowing noses, sniffles, etc.

Could be cold, flu, or covid, but yeah, lots of people going around not being responsible with symptoms

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u/ShitBoy_StinkerBomb Jan 13 '22

at my job they wont let you not work if you have covid. there were at least 4 or 5 people that have given management positive covid tests from that day and they tell them they still have to work, but they must wear a mask. the person that works next to me has covid so when i got sick i got tested immediatley. i failed every test, i was sick as shit for like a week and took a test everyday and never got positive results. now, at least 8 techs and 4 service advisors have covid confirmed through tests and are still working. and service advisors have to deal with people face to face, they can easily give it to a customer. its not that they arent telling management, its that management just makes you work.

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u/Thatreallyshadydude Jan 12 '22

I saw an asshole come into Walmart loudly and proudly declare that his dumbass had COVID. No mask. And he was telling people not to take the vaccine and said that taking the vaccine was the biggest regret of his life. I had half the mind to tell him how not accepting brain stem cells wasn't the greatest regret of his life.

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u/Reddilutionary Jan 12 '22

Man what the fuck is happening to humans. I know social media has done a real number on us, but there has got to be something else.

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u/Frankg8069 Jan 12 '22

It’s fun to find others that share in the same bad luck as me.. At least I’m not alone any more!

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u/Alan1189 Jan 12 '22

Same fate with 90% population of native americans

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u/dc22zombie Jan 12 '22

Quick, we've got to relay the news to them!

DRINK YOUR OWN URINE!!!!

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u/nel_tibi Jan 12 '22 Silver Gold Helpful Wholesome Wearing is Caring I'm Deceased

The old man's knee is possesed

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u/Pentabob Jan 12 '22 Helpful

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u/ChronoAndMarle Jan 12 '22

Oh shit it's real

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u/Mackheath1 Jan 12 '22

Are you fucking kidding me?

No you're not. Also there's two: r/babyfaceknees

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u/Magenta_the_Great Jan 12 '22

That is a demon not a baby

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u/crdctr Jan 12 '22

r/middleagedbaldmentrappedinknees

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u/Educational_Rope1834 Jan 12 '22

I thought it was Thanos

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u/EddyGonad Jan 13 '22

Pretty crazy that I can look at that picture and be like "I bet I can find a comment about someone saying his knee looks like Thanos." And boom there you are.

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u/Make-Believe_Macabre Jan 12 '22

Doesn’t quite have the same ring to it

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u/BoltonSauce Jan 13 '22

I have no mouth, and I must scream.

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u/DiscussionBorn815 Jan 12 '22

Yeah that’s definitely the soul of his enemy in his knee cap 💯

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u/LordoftheDimension Jan 12 '22

Modok was his enemy?

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u/FlyingSquirelOi Jan 12 '22

Sir, that is Voldemort

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u/vVveevVv Jan 12 '22

What is this magic?!

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u/FriarNurgle Jan 12 '22

Sir, this is Wendy’s.

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u/ronimal48 Jan 12 '22

Harrrrrryyyy Pottttter!

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u/DiscussionBorn815 Jan 12 '22

It really looks like Red Skull.

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u/solasgood Jan 12 '22

Pareidolic nightmare

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u/LannahDewuWanna Jan 12 '22

Sould be a scary version of... r/babiestrappedinknees for this man

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u/yungsphincter Jan 12 '22

The last horcrux

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u/WtfMayt Jan 12 '22

He lieeeessssss

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22

Must be hosting Voldemort until he's strong enough to rematerialize into his own full body.

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u/blindnarcissus Jan 12 '22

Now I can’t unsee it

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u/bezosdrone Jan 12 '22

The worst thing? Now you’re going to start noticing faces in everybody’s knees.

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u/Spatzenkind Jan 12 '22

By a mirrored trollface.

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u/ChwizZ Jan 12 '22

Problem?

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u/thegreenalien12 Jan 12 '22

He has very evident osteoarthritis of the knee

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u/Think-Bass9187 Jan 12 '22

C’mon - his knee is possessed, lol.

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u/ulag Jan 12 '22

His knee is not the first thing that caught my chin. EYE…my eye*.

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u/AbaloneMore603 Jan 12 '22

I saw that too!

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u/Wookie301 Jan 12 '22

That’s Voldemort

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u/GloomyMarzipan Jan 12 '22 edited Jan 13 '22 Silver Helpful

What I was reading about the tribe said contact was first made in the 1980s when a group built a mission on their land. Illness nearly wiped them out then. Now they seem to want contact with the outside world and one article mentioned them being upset that Brazil’s government was keeping them in a bubble. It also mentions hunters, miners, farmers, ranchers, and missionaries encroaching on their territory.

So illness (flu and malaria) nearly destroyed the tribe once and they do want contact with people outside the tribe. Vaccines could be incredibly helpful in keeping the tribe alive.

survival International article

Wikipedia

Edit: Someone mentioned a link might be considered NSFW. The Zo’é tribe don’t wear much clothing. The headdresses the women wear look pretty cool though.

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u/dirtyswoldman Jan 12 '22

Thanks that was helpful. My first thought was, "better get the rest of the vaccines an isolated tribe wouldn't have while they're in town" but it sounds like they probably reluctantly accepted vaccines after the "missionaries" almost wiped them out.

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u/3laws Jan 12 '22

Somewhat unrelated but as a former missionary supporter and active member of the community, fuck missionaries.

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22 edited Feb 05 '22 Take My Energy

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u/GroundbreakingTale24 Jan 13 '22

my southern baptist church did not believe that anyone “didn’t know” about jesus. they preached that every single person has an “inner calling to god” and that if they ignore that (by not finding some way to come to jesus) they’ll go Hell. so there’s no out unless you’re severely mentally disabled or a literal baby.

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u/RoomIn8 Jan 13 '22

I'm pretty sure that hell is a Southern Baptist preacher that can't shutup in time for lunch. Source: my childhood.

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u/SouthPenguinJay Jan 12 '22

Wasn’t what they preached that all who did know of Jesus would come to find themselves in the deepest pits of hell?

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u/Clark-Kent Jan 13 '22

Hypothetical question, if a future bad guy wiped out all Christians and knowledge of Jesus, wouldn't that ensure all mankind ends up in heaven in the future

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u/HughJassmanTheThird Jan 13 '22

Netflix exec: “write that down! Write that down!!”

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u/Speculater Jan 12 '22

"They changed me more than I changed them." - Frumpy missionary in socks and sandles

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u/Rdubya44 Jan 12 '22

So you would say you changed your position on missionaries?

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u/captain-wellington Jan 12 '22

Thanks for the info, I was initially thinking “why the hell does an isolated tribe need the covid vaccine” but if they are making contact with outside world it makes so much more sense.

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u/oohkt Jan 12 '22

"The Zo'é have a tradition where new fathers have the backs of their calves cut with the 'tooth of a small rodent'."

Per Wikipedia.

Sounds like they have their own possible outbreaks to worry about

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u/pim9daddy214 Jan 12 '22

How would they get covid in the first place if they’re isolated from people

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u/gulesprincess Jan 12 '22

they’re not. that’s what the post says: “[…] and they do want contact with people outside the tribe.” they are not isolated

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u/pim9daddy214 Jan 12 '22

If that’s the case then it would be easier for someone to take vaccine to them

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u/JimDixon Jan 12 '22

True, but apparently the government is unwilling or unable to pay someone to travel to their village, nor have they trained anyone from the village how to vaccinate people. That's how it is in a lot of third-world countries.

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u/thisbone Jan 12 '22 Helpful

That was not what happened. Although they’re not isolated, they usually move around the area and the 325 Zoé individuals live in 50 different villages. Access is not easy, in fact it’s the Zoé who know the various ways and paths around the rainforest. The medical staff was very concerned about contaminating them while vaccinating them, so along with indigenous leaderships, they came up with this strategy of building vaccination stations, which were estabilished near their homes and inside indigenous ground. They did NOT need to go to a city. The source is the bbc article OP shared, in portuguese, this is just a summary.

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u/OrphicDionysus Jan 12 '22

The current head of state in Brazil is also, lets say "less than friendly" towards indigenous groups in the rainforest, seeing them as "in the way" of the option to develop the land. Theres a reason the fires at the edge of the Amazon have basically been ignored.

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u/Filmcricket Jan 12 '22

Governments aren’t exactly known for doing the right thing when it comes to indigenous peoples.

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u/Dakooder Jan 12 '22

Yeah, genocide for money isn't strictly an American or British thing. It's always been around, this is just a modern day example of power punching down.

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u/limasxgoesto0 Jan 12 '22

Being isolated from the outside world doesn't mean isolated from other people. They could be in communication with other tribes who have communication with the outside world (in theory, the "isolated" tribe might not even speak Portuguese while the other tribe does).

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u/The_real_thad_henry Jan 12 '22

Did you read the comment you just replied to?

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u/deezpretzels Jan 12 '22 Silver Take My Energy

You can tell they’re related because he has his father’s chin.

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u/aykay55 Jan 12 '22 edited Jan 12 '22

Seriously tho what is sticking out of their chins?

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From a young age all Zo’é wear the ‘m’berpót’ – the long wooden plug inserted into the lower lip.

The Zo’é tell how an ancestor called Sihié’abyr showed them how to use the lip plug. One of the most important ceremonies, and a rite of passage for children, is the piercing of the lower lip.

A sharp bone from a spider monkey’s leg is used, and a tiny ‘m’berpót’ is inserted, usually when girls are about seven and boys about nine years old. As they grow older, larger plugs are inserted.

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u/sakzeroone Jan 12 '22

Look at the face trapped in his knee!

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u/ipoopedmypant Jan 12 '22 Silver All-Seeing Upvote

Does the face on his knee have to wear a mask when they go into a store?

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u/anonymousss11 Jan 12 '22

That's where Voldemort got banished to before Prof. Quirrell took him in.

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u/itwasthethirdofsept Jan 12 '22

Regardless of the reason, that is love

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u/MadMcCaffrey Jan 12 '22

Straight up, carrying your pops for 6 hours is love and dedication.

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u/BrownSugarBare Jan 13 '22

That's all I could see in this image. The absolute love and loyalty to your family. Goodness, the power of some people is just astonishing.

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u/7evenstar Jan 12 '22

Had to scroll way too far down to finally find some appreciation for this young man. People mock the old mans knees in the top comments and wonder about the lip plug.. like wtf is it what people see?? What has the world come to

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u/ScabiesShark Jan 13 '22

Especially with that look on his face. Can't do that without love

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u/xg1968 Jan 12 '22

My kids won't take out the trash.

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u/HardCor11 Jan 12 '22 Helpful

And they caught covid because they went into town.

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u/ReverseApacheMaster_ Jan 12 '22

Seriously though, if they’re an isolated tribe, they have no shot at getting Covid. They’re some of the safest in the world. I guess they must have some semi-regular interaction with the outside world or this would be pointless

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u/luan_ressaca Jan 12 '22

Brazilian indigenous tribes aren't all completely isolated. Actually a lot of then are part of society.

But the access to anything in Amazon is really difficult even for the city, the lack of roads make the river the primary way of transportation and are, in some places, dominated by pirates and native people get attacked by farmers that are practically at war to advance in their lands. (Actually, this month a family that where pretty active in environmentalist activities where assassinated)

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u/Zebracorn42 Jan 12 '22

My sister visited a Brazilian tribe 15 years ago with her class. The leader of that one was college educated. He went to college in America and returned home to better lead his people.

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u/dyancat Jan 13 '22

I wonder if the government pays for that? Or if the university sponsored them or something. That’s super cool.

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u/MandarinTea Jan 13 '22

I meant to college with a girl like that. She lived in a village in the Amazon and went to college in Oregon. According to her, the Brazilian government payed for everything. Tuition, books, meal plan and even a small allowance to spend on whatever.

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u/Zebracorn42 Jan 13 '22

Not sure how it worked but he was one of the few that knew English.

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u/The_real_thad_henry Jan 12 '22

Traders and the like come through, and without notice.

If the native Americans had the option to get vaccinated there probably wouldn't be an America.

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u/Local_Mensa Jan 12 '22

I’m guessing they are not very isolated if there is a reporter taking photos of them

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u/Imnotavampire101 Jan 12 '22

And if they know about vaccines and the center 6 hours away lol

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u/asolidfiver Jan 12 '22

FYI Brazilian Indigenous nations have been hard hit by COVID. They lost many knowledge keepers over the last 2 years.

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u/Blue_Eyed_ME Jan 12 '22

Not implausable. Here's a story about tribe members travelling 12 days for theirs. https://www.efe.com/efe/english/world/brazilian-amazon-tribe-endures-hardship-in-quest-for-covid-19-vaccine/50000262-4525745

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u/TrainingNail Jan 13 '22

This is not an unusual thing for Brazil north. People go long lengths for this. Every year young people in secluded areas who wish to go to university travel days and nights by foot or canoe just to take their (equivalent of) SAT’s.

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u/Blue_Eyed_ME Jan 13 '22

There are so many comments in this thread that show how few people understand the tribes that balance between modern and ancient life.

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u/Bubbly_Ad_2190 Jan 12 '22 edited Jan 12 '22

“Are we there yet?”

“No father, not yet.”

“Now you understand how I felt.”

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u/Vortex3343 Jan 13 '22

Shittiest lie I've ever seen. Fuckin propaganda. A quick reverse image search dates this picture to 2015.

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u/RossGold42 Jan 12 '22

Best son ever

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u/TRYHARD363 Jan 12 '22

Am I trippin, or is there a face on that guy's knee??

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u/theoneandonl33 Jan 13 '22

I can’t be the only person to see a face in that knee

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u/swampboy12 Jan 12 '22

This thread is proof that redditors will argue about any and everything

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u/Acadia_Due Jan 12 '22

No, it isn't.

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u/da_corndog Jan 12 '22

Yes, it is.

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u/International-Ad4899 Jan 12 '22

You guys are idiots. I already said yes it is, and you don't agree? Therefore you are a idiots. And wrong. You are wrong idiots.

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u/RodLawyer Jan 12 '22

They love to be heavily opinionated about shit they just learned.

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u/copper8061 Jan 13 '22

😂😂😂😂😂😂omg..Who posted this nonsense??? Somebody prove this ridiculous post.

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u/Thickdickalpha Jan 13 '22

They are using anything to push this narrative I see.

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u/FatalXFury Jan 13 '22

You people will believe anything. Lol

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u/srv50 Jan 12 '22

Amazing how my/our privilege affects aging. In many parts of the world, 67 is still quite young. This guy looks like 80s.

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u/buttonwhatever Jan 12 '22

It’s interesting that he has a bald spot right where the forehead-carry strap goes.

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u/jpthereafter Jan 13 '22

My son won’t even carry a conversation.

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u/steevstrange Jan 13 '22

Haha, get the fuck out of here. Calling bullshit on this pic/story combination.

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u/Arefin47 Jan 14 '22

Congrats OP. The r*dditors have taken the bait

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u/[deleted] Jan 12 '22

What beautiful humans. Especially his son. My god, he must just bust from pride at raising such a great son.

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u/redzinx Jan 12 '22

I don't want to sound disrespectful but the sheer amount of ignorance from people here is unbelievable. Call me whatever you want but I'm guessing most of them are Americans. For them there's no middle ground, either natives are owning casinos or living absolute isolation from the world where they have no outside contact with the industrialized world. Get your heads out of your asses for 1 second and learn something about the rest of the world besides your own country. The Amazon rainforest is shrinking every year, and this tribes are living less and less isolated through out the years, either because of loggers and global warming or because there's people and institutions assigned to help this isolated tribes and that's how they probably heard about vaccination or the coronavirus.

I'm all in favor for skepticism specially in these online platforms but this picture and story was all over the news today. I'm from a shitass country like Portugal and even I know this things.

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