Dental Obsessíon

In developed countries, there is s secular dental obsession.
Clarke Johnson DDS, PhD mentioned it in “The Cultural Modification of Teeth.”

“An alien visitor to Earth might describe a tooth-related cult now common in many industrialized societies. The people believe in the tooth cult so unquestionable, they call the holy doers doctor… The cult requires an initiation wherein the holy material objects are fastened to their teeth. They then go through two difficult years of trial until they emerge purified and the holy material objects are taken off in a rite of passage. These people live in a
society that admires what it sees on

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billboards, in magazines and a mystical place
they call Ho
llywood. Both believe
rs and priests learn their ideals there. The
practitioners of the cult have an obsession with lines and angles.”

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