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City of Brotherly Love

This is a group for those seeking to improve themselves as men in Philadelphia and the surrounding area. Members are encouraged to talk about anything dealing with the city; Best Barbershop, Hat Stores, Best Tailors, etc, and of course cheessteaks!

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Members: 14
Latest Activity: Dec 16, 2013

The city of Philadelphia, as laid out by William Penn, comprised only that portion of the present city situated between South and Vine Streets and Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers. Ever since it's founding the city of Philadelphia has been the site of manly men exchanging ideas freely, everything from politics, to the best wig maker, the best tailor, and religion and true freedom under demorcracy. All were discussed in the markets on High (Market) St., on the docks in Southwark, or in Carpenters Hall (Independence Hall). And in that tradition may this group carry on discussing the local issues that affect our lives as men in and around the city today.

Anything that has to do with the city is fair game; sports teams, favorite barber, shirt maker, hat store, political candidate, cheesesteak, soft pretzel, best and most honest mechanic, art expo, etc. All are open for discussion. And this group is not just for residents of the city or the surrounding area but it's also a guide for any of our fellow AoM brothers, (and sisters,) who might be visiting the city and want to know a few places to go or find something to do. Maybe even meet up.

And any group member is encouraged to help and give any suggestions they might have on how to improve this group.

Discussion Forum

What is your favorite thing about Philly?

Started by David P. Lochner. Last reply by Christopher Norwood Dec 8, 2011. 5 Replies

A lot of my friends, especially those from down south, don't like the city. They say everyone is rude and brash, that we are always in a hurry. That the city is dirty and that our sports teams are…Continue

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Comment by Bryan Lee Sammis on January 26, 2011 at 9:40am
I live in Cherry Hill, NJ.  Almost next door
 

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Nathanael replied to Nathanael's discussion Common-sense gun laws, what would they look like for you? in the group The Great Debate
"What problem would this address?  More training is good, but I don't see any reason for it to be required.  CC permit holders have a lower crime rate than cops, IIRC, and anecdotally it seems cops are pretty poor shots and are also…"
10 minutes ago
Regular Joe replied to John Muir's discussion Folk Songs
"My pleasure! Glad you like'em! I tried to offer up a bit of regional variety.  PS:  "This one is, of course, from Cuba, where a girl from Guantanamo is a "Guantanamera"... AND, she's probably a country girl -…"
28 minutes ago
Regular Joe replied to Chu Kim's discussion Ruled by Women
"Some people move in together with the intent of eventually having a traditional marriage with a priest and/or formal ceremony (etc.)  Others move in together as a transitional step towards eventual / inevitable de facto and de jure marriage…"
36 minutes ago
Regular Joe replied to Peter's discussion How do manliness and metal music fit together?
"There's that Japanese metal band that only plays metal covers of Final Fantasy songs, all of those pirate metal bands . . . "
42 minutes ago
Peter replied to Peter's discussion How do manliness and metal music fit together?
"That is what I am not sure of. Is it really still a caricature most times? I do not have that impression. It seems to me many people take it too seriously and live by that exaggerated vision of manliness. Besides, yes, the "corpse paint"…"
46 minutes ago
Jack Bauer replied to Chu Kim's discussion Ruled by Women
"Do people typically move-in together with the intent of being married? JB"
1 hour ago
Regular Joe replied to Peter's discussion How do manliness and metal music fit together?
"PS: On the topic of the metal scene and gender relations:  http://www.vice.com/en_ca/read/protecting-the-precious-flower-that-is-black-metal-827 "
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