Stretching your Ears RSS

I've been told that ear stretching is a fashion fad, that it's something everyone's doing because it's popular.  My response is that stretched ears have been around forever.  It's not a new idea, style, or fad.  I see stretched ears jumping from one social group to the next, but never really fading away.  In the modern day it is largely a mode of expression. I have always been fascinated with stretched ears and their origins.  Why did people in our past start ear stretching and how does it relate to why people still do it today?  I wanted to dive...

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