"Finding early and forgotten works of manly fiction has been my latest. Owen Wister who wrote "The Virginian," which became the movie and the TV series; he's called the first writer of Westerns.
This is stuff I wouldn't…"
"Working on my cars and truck, smoking cigars, writing, reading, many on here have listed exercising which is good and I like to do so but I don't make time or make it a "task" I'd like to think I get exercise by playing baseball…"
"Pipe Smoking. I prefer my pipe over other types of tobacco. It is less expensive by far, and you don't have to spend a lot on a pipe either. My least expensive and favorite pipe is my Missouri Meerschaum corncob pipe. …"
"Target shooting, reading accounts of adventures in Africa in my downtime, hiking backcountry spots with a camera, and urban exploration are my personal favorites. Long drives down back roads with a map and compass only also helps distract me.
"I enjoy shooting in IDPA matches (http://www.idpa.com/dps_info.asp). I bought myself a Kimber Stainless TLE II last year and love it. But I'm not one for putting things on the mantle and admiring them from afar, so decided I wanted to learn how…"
Tinkering on my truck
Writing about my adventures
.............................. no wonder my cottage…"
"Found a hobby, I am currently, for the 6th time in my life, taking Martial Arts (karate this time). I test for my green belt in a couple of weeks. I am also back in the gym working on muscle mass which I haven't been able to do in…"
"I spend a lot of time outdoors for work, and strangely, try to spend as much time as I can outdoors for hobbies. Granted, a lot of my hobbies tie into what I do for work, but hey, it works. Lately, I've had to move inside too, 'cause some…"
"Amateur radio is something I desperately want to get into. I built a SWL kit a few years back, and take it with me into the mountains to grab what signals I can. Transmitting though, is a huge leap forward that I really want to do."
"Cognitive dissonance is easy to avoid if you just automatically dismiss anything that might challenge what you think you know as "words that don't count in life."
Does make life comfortable, I suppose.
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More