"Kids need an ass-whipping, pure and simple. You can go on and on about the traumatizing effects of physical punishment on childrens' psyches. It's bullshit. It wasn't a common occurance (my brother and I were both well-known for our…"
"In my opinion, Manliness is virility, strength, toughness, steadfastness, quick thinking, rational thinking, self-disciplined and controlled, passionate, reflective, warm-hearted (and cold-hearted if absolutely necessary), taking…"
Forward. My cousin has four boys ages 8, 5, 3, and 2. They run rampant! At family gatherings if one of the boys is misbehaving I am commonly called because 1. I take no shit and do not tolerate rudeness/disrespect 2. There parents will dismiss the behavior saying, "There just boys" or "Oh, they feel rowdy today", knowing that if they try to intervene the kids will become aggressive and make complete fools of them. Although their behavior saddens me i only intervene when asked or they get…See More
I recently found out that the MBL would be banning home-plate collisions by 2015. To be honest I don't know much about baseball but I do believe that's sliding to the home plate and possible colliding with the catcher. What bothers me is how much rules and safety procedures we're creating just go to a park that has been remodeled the toys are at ground level and there's some soft padding to walk on. Gym classes are being cut from schools or some sports and actvites are being replaced with more…See More
"My comments were for the newbie, Mr. tough guy. Not everyone wants to condition their hands and knuckles that way. The OP has talked about wanting to hit the bag for the exercise of it, not that he wants to be a fighter. Perhaps…"
"My Great grand father lived in Poland, and he served in the military transit depot in Gdansk, in the battle of westerplatte, first of the war in Europe. He was hit by shrapnell in the stomach, but when the garrison surrendered he was taken care for…"