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Daily Grammar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Adam Nov 6, 2012. 2 Replies

Grammar was never my strong subject, math and science where.I came across this site that has daily lessons on grammar five days a week and a quiz at the end. The blog rolls around on an 88 week…Continue

Pittsburgh Barber

Started Aug 8, 2011 0 Replies

After bad and or overpriced haircuts at chains or salons I have decided to try and find a classic barber shop. A google search found the following: Koppers Building Barber Shop 436 7th Ave # 7,…Continue

Aftershave

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Bialobrzewski Aug 9, 2011. 6 Replies

I recently switched over to a safety razor from Mach3. I got everything but an after shave. I used to use…Continue

 

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Chris Flores replied to QuackXP's discussion Daily Grammar
"Thanks for sharing, mate! Good looking out."
Aug 21, 2012
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Daily Grammar

Grammar was never my strong subject, math and science where.I came across this site that has daily lessons on grammar five days a week and a quiz at the end. The blog rolls around on an 88 week schedule.Well in three weeks on September 10th it should start from the beginning again for anyone else who wants to improve that area of education.http://www.dailygrammar.com/See More
Aug 20, 2012
QuackXP replied to Frank Ramaglia's discussion Pocket Knives
"Victorinox Swiss Army Explorer It's one of the only Swiss Army Kinfe's that have a Philips head screwdriver that fold out on the end with the regular blades so you can use it like a regular screwdriver vs on the back where it…"
Aug 30, 2011
QuackXP replied to Ryan's discussion Time to man up- What would you pick when the zombies come?
"1. Lewis Machine Tools CQB MRP 16" Defender Model 16 2. Glock 17 (take extra mags off zombie LEOs) 3. Hatchet 4. F150 4x4 5. Scarlett Johansson 6. Wish (NIN) 7. Aqaba! 8. Seven Pillars of Wisdom: A Triumph  "
Aug 26, 2011
QuackXP replied to Jonathan Lee's discussion What's a manly thing or things that you cannot do or have never done?
"I have never hunted. Never been in a fight.   My skill at home repair stops at changing a light bulb or unclogging a toilet. Although I have never owned a home so I always had maintenance or landlord to call.…"
Aug 26, 2011
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Aug 26, 2011
QuackXP replied to Servando Ibuado's discussion What to wear to a wedding
"A suit is the standard (or at least it should be) unless you see specifically on the invitation a dress code such as Black Tie or White Tie or its some sort of theme wedding where different attire is specified.   If you…"
Aug 26, 2011
QuackXP replied to BigDogg's discussion hello from Pittsburgh
"Another new Pittsburgher here to. Watching some of the Batman filming from my office today. I live in the Ross Towhship area.   I made a separate thread about this but ill ask here as well. Anyone know of a good barber in the…"
Aug 10, 2011
Chris Bialobrzewski replied to QuackXP's discussion Aftershave
"Go for a balm then.  If you are not allergic to alcohol then i suggest you get an aftershave balm with it as part of the ingredients as it helps to tone the skin and close the pores after shaving.  This will help to minimize the risk on…"
Aug 9, 2011
Alexsander Mausheim replied to QuackXP's discussion Aftershave
"Any good Bay Rum will serve you quite well. I particularly recommend "St. Johns Bay Rum"- it is rather mellow in fragrance, has excellent astringent properties, and comes in a quite natty bottle with a woven palm-frond covering. (The…"
Aug 9, 2011
QuackXP replied to QuackXP's discussion Aftershave
"I've gotten a little better at technique especially keeping the angle right and not trying to remove to much at one time.    Holding it by the end of the razor as suggested in the Shave Like Your Grandpa article on this…"
Aug 9, 2011
David F. replied to QuackXP's discussion Aftershave
"It took me 3 weeks to move from my Mach3 to a Merker.  I use american crew after save lotion.  Find something that does not irritate your skin.  It does not have to sting to work.  What blade are you using?  That will…"
Aug 9, 2011
Nick replied to QuackXP's discussion Aftershave
"I use Nivea Post Shave Balm. Keeps your skin moist (not greasy) all day long. Plus it smells pretty good. I used to use Aqua Velva but the Nivea is much nicer.   I've used the Walgreens razors (they also sell the same thing at CVS and…"
Aug 8, 2011
QuackXP updated their profile
Aug 8, 2011
QuackXP replied to Orion Mervin M. Yoshida's discussion does your top ten favorite movies say something about you?
"I know what I believe this list says about me but I'd like to see what other interpret.    1. Lawrence Of Arabia 2. 2001: A Space Odyssey 3. The Apartment3. Barry Lyndon 3. The Departed 3. Gattaca 3. The Graduate 3. Inception 3.…"
Aug 8, 2011
QuackXP replied to Jonathan's discussion what's in my pockets?
"At work: Front Pocket Wallet Smartphone Keys (Just my car key and house key, others stay on a separate keying in my backpack).   Not at work: Everything above plus Firearm, Ruger LCP w/Crimson Trace Laserguard in a…"
Aug 8, 2011

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Motorcycles, Firearms, Cinema
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Brave New World, Snow Crash, Without Remorse.
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Lawrence of Arabia, 2001: A Space Odyssey
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Nine Inch Nails, Cake, Beatles, Rage Against The Machine, Beastie Boys, Tori Amos
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"Aqaba is over there, It's only a matter of going." T.E. Lawrence from the film "Lawrence Of Arabia"

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