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Old October 5 2012, 09:06 PM   #31
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

I can, but only my right. I have to push the left one down in order to raise just the right one up. So I basically furrow my brow and the lift the right brow.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:10 PM   #32
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Yes. Only my right one. When I try to do the left I end up closing my right eye for some reason.

I don't have the facial features for raising an eyebrow anyways. Doesn't look at all impressive, just lopsided.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:12 PM   #33
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

ZR de los Muertos wrote:
Rolling the Rs, however, is something I can never do.
I'm Italian. I can't not do it.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:13 PM   #34
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

No, I can't.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:16 PM   #35
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Yes, but I can only raise my left eyebrow. My right eyebrow refuses to budge.

Conversely, I can wink with my right eye, but I can't wink with my left one.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:22 PM   #36
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I can raise my left, not my right!
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Old October 5 2012, 09:23 PM   #37
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

I can also raise and lower each one seperately.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:26 PM   #38
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Old October 5 2012, 09:28 PM   #39
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I POSTED ONE ALREADY
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Old October 5 2012, 09:35 PM   #40
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doubleohAHHHHHH!!!!! wrote: View Post
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Old October 5 2012, 09:36 PM   #41
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STOP YELLING!
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Old October 5 2012, 09:38 PM   #42
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Thanks to Mr. Spock, I sure can! As a child, I taught myself to raise an eyebrow over each eye, and to make the Vulcan greeting with both hands, just in case... for some reason, I don't know, kid logic, you know? Anyway, yes, I can raise my eyebrows independently of one another.
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Old October 5 2012, 09:47 PM   #43
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I saw a dude with one of those fish on his car yesterday. And then I looked closer and it had nacelles and said Trek, and I wanted to do the Vulcan greeting to him. But that was too nerdy, even for me. But I was so excited that there was another Trekkie next to me!
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Old October 5 2012, 09:48 PM   #44
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Old October 5 2012, 09:48 PM   #45
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I really can't raise an eyebrow without completely contorting my entire face. It's less "raising an eyebrow" and more "lowering everything else."
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