"I never liked heights. Then while in college I worked for a physics professor as a lab assistant. We were installing a dilution refrigerator for low temp experiments and I had to install a hoist motor on the ceiling about 30 feet up.…"
"I used to say I was afraid of heights. Then I went skydiving 3 times and decided I'd never again be allowed to say I was afraid of heights.
The only things I'm afraid of now are bad economic and political trends, as I'm sure we…"
"I was a little wuss growing up. Couldn't swim, slightly afraid to. Afraid of interaction with girls for a few teenage years. I think it left when my grandpa put me on the spot once (trying to embarrass me, I think). Afraid of heights, that is,…"
"When I was growing up I easily could have thrown this kit together out of the stuff in the garage. But my dad spent decades picking up camping gear here and there. Now that I'm married with kids of my own I have accumulated that kind of gear…"
"I'll be honest here, I would rather be in the woods "roughing" it than in any place the redcross/FEMA/whoever set up. Call me paranoid, but that many desperate people in once place is just waiting for bad things to happen. And yes it…"
"I like the cache idea and Shane has really got me thinking about the holes in the planning portion of things. As I see it now I would rather use a cache as a more of a supplement to the B.O.B. then a replacement. As nothing ever goes according to…"
"Was talking with the wife about the food/water weight issue and she came back with this idea.
Honestly it's not bad, I could haul over most terrain and between it and the double wide running stroller we could give the kids a break from…"
"i used Champix, but only for 2 weeks as opposed to the 3 months you're supposed to. I smoked for 14 years, and haven't had one for 2 years now.
It's fucking hard, simple as that. You just have to really not want to."