Western Martial Arts, bowling, Buddhism, Bushido, camping, crystal hunting, dungeons and dragons, fantasy, fencing, fishing, hiking, karate, love, meditation, music, mythology, painting, philosophy, reiki, sculpture, soccer, swimming, swords, tai chi, taoism, templar, zen
LOTR, Wheel of time series (the first few), Sword of truth series, The Hagekure, Books by Tich Nath Hanh, The Song of Ice and Fire, Tales of the Otori, Kunst des Fectens
Star Wars, LOTR, pretty much anything with swords or fantasy in it. Jackie Chan movies. Fight Club, donnie Darko, Shaun of the Dead, stupid made for TV sci fi and fantasy movies with those really cheesy CG monsters. B movies.
"Practice knighthood, and learn the Art that dignifies you."
"I think shutting down some of the social programs that enable the culture would be the best way to accomplish that goal. I don't think it will be easy, as a matter of fact it may cause some serious repercussions socially and politically."
"What does Alaska have to do with anything? Oh, wait. I see. A Palin reference. Do you get extra points for that?
Rhodes Scholar. Big whoop. Jimmy Carter was a Naval officer and by all accounts has the highest IQ of any President. 2nd worst…"
"It really depends on how much $2000 is to you, and how long you're going to be living in Thailand, and how often you come to the states.
If $2K isn't a HUGE amount of money, I'd say it's worth it - especially if you don't…"
"Not really. CA is the #1 economy and Arkansas is #35, but it's nowhere near as small an economy as Sarah Palin's Alaska. Plus, Clinton before being governor was a Rhodes Scholar and a Lawyer.... What was Reagan?"
"It is all going to depend on the individual.
I love sporting clays myself. I am not really a skeet and trap fan. I could see myself getting bored really fast if those were the only two options.
Same goes for me with pistol or rifle shooting though.…"