"I’ve gone into convenience stores shirtless, mainly just to get a newspaper. I’ve gone through a restaurant drive-thru shirtless and pumped gas while shirtless. I used to see men in grocery stores shirtless all the…"
"Lon, I’ve gone to the bank ATM – day and night – while shirtless on a few occasions. This reminds me of something I witnessed some 30+ years ago: 2 men shirtless in the lobby of a local bank! I almost couldn’t…"
"Back sometime in the late 1990s, I was out on a usual jog run; wearing only a pair of sweats and a ball cap. It started to rain as I headed back to my apartment, and I was soaked by the time I got there. It felt great though!
A few years…"
"Well, it doesn’t take much for me to sweat, or perspire. I’m very hot-natured. People often think I was raised in the northern U.S. For example, I got into the office this morning and was burning up; then later, I got…"
"I always wear an undershirt at work. For one thing, it thwarts sweat stains on the dress shirt. Also, if I’m wearing a white dress shirt, none of my physical attributes are noticeable. Not that I’m ashamed of my…"
"My dad served 20 years in the Air Force. I grew up military. We spent part of the Vietnam War in the Philippenes. He was an electrician on cargo planes. He would talk about the planes coming back from Vietnam would rittled with bullet holes."
"I was always too self-conscious about my physique as kid and teen to go shirtless. I only did when compelled, as when we used to visit friends who had a swimming pool. I hated the “shirts & skins” games I was forced to…"
"If you want to argue for an objective definition of consent based on natural law arguments. you'll have to do better than just stating "the law says X = therefore... fact!", that's just pure circular reasoning."
"I see what you're saying; I suppose to me the problem is that if the ideal goal behind survival and thriving is the eventual creation of a 'perfect world' without suffering, as opposed to personal transcendence - then it would be…"
"And slightly tangential, but I'd have to say that if an individual has physical relations with someone they barely know and trust to the point they have to have a contract signed affirming consent, then if they are falsely accused of rape this…"
"Fact is fact. The actresses consented, by any definition of the term. You're suggesting legal technicalities to overturn that ... but that doesn't change the fact. She was mentally capable. She knew what her…"
"Down the rabbit hole we go.
Fact is fact. The actresses consented, by any definition of the term. You're suggesting legal technicalities to overturn that ... but that doesn't change the fact. She was mentally…"
"Well in the post above, you equated subjective legal definitions such as "grown up" which has varied greatly historically and legally with "objective reality", so you seem to be more confused on the subject matter than I…"