Greetings, I have been a long time reader of AoM and for some reason I've never visited the forums. I think this website is amazing and it has helped me in my quest to be the best man I can be for my…Continue
"Hello, I am in a similar situation. I quit smoking for my daughter when she had RSV as a baby. Unfortunately, I quit smoking by dipping. I have always hated dipping, and still do despite having grizzly wg on me at all times.. I thought since I hated…"
"Some might call it unmanly, but in my opinion your morals and values are what makes you a man, not your dress, hygiene etc. Alot of males seem to think having chest hair and stubble is what makes a man. They are the ones quick to judge, and question…"
"I agree with most of the things said. The macho man talk you have heard most of your life has led to you thinking there is something wrong.. which might be the case or it could be something normal such as when the new wears off passion is not self…"
Looking for a safe place to talk knives and not feel like a social outcast, then join us here at Knife Collectors & Users. We just like knives- current productions, antique, custom & tacticals- really anything with a blade.See More
"There is just something about a watch to me... I love them. I have a lot of Fossil watches, I go into dillards when a new line of fossils come out. The previous line usually goes on sale for $20-$40 a watch which is awesome considering they are…"
"I personally use a small detail attachment to my wahl beard trimmer and trim the hair to my top lip line or SLIGHTLY above to where you can't see visually tell, but I can feel the difference. As for the sides that connect downward I slightly…"
"Man, wanting to better yourself is great. However, don't take away from what you are currently doing. In my opinion your job is more manly then the burrliest of construction workers. Any "man" that looks down on your job and taking…"
"I am a PC gamer when I have the time.. I've.never cared.for console games as they have always been several steps behind the PC's capabilities. Anyway, I currently play Diablo 3, DayZ and my all time favorite Ultima Online. UO has been…"
"I am currently on the 5th or 6th ADHD Med. For some reason my body fights it off, a typical ER concerta for example lasts most people 12 hours or so and then still causes sleep trouble at night. I get 4-6 hours off the ER, and then would take 2…"
"I went to college for psychology, changed to computer science and then dropped out altogether. I now work for the government repairing and inspecting bridges. Its certainly not for everyone considering it can get pretty grueling and the crazy…"
"My EDC is a Kershaw Burst with Speedsafe. I did swap between that and a CRKT M16 however my wife took that one over. When I bought them I went in to purchase a Benchmade Griptalion but considering I work on bridges for a living a drop would not be…"
I am currently searching for hobbies, I don't really have any. My life is centered around my wife and two children. Although I would like to find something for some alone time, nothing brings me even close to the joy my family provides.
I am a book nerd, from philosophy to fantasy to DIY.
A beautiful mind, clerks, the warrior and a whole lot more that is escaping my mind
From metal to blues and back around to authentic punk, but not a fan of country, rap or pop. Favorites include Slipknot, stone sour, gojira, cky, minor threat, pennywise, Johnny Cash, Todd Snider ( I know, the last two are considered country :p ), Nicholas Barron and several more.
Wealth should not be judged by the amount of money you have but by the things you would take no amount of money for
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"In the words of the Westminster Catechism, "Man's chief and highest end is to glorify God and fully to enjoy Him forever." As long as we are still living on this earth and continuing to sin then we are not glorifying God as we ought,…"
"So you would agree that a father should be paid less than a childless man? Afterall - 52% of men still showed up on that research as "having a job and family is difficult."
Does "it's difficult" mean that they necessarily…"
"It shows that women have a harder time holding a job while raising a family than men do. fwiw, my original statement that you quoted used intentionally general terms, to make it about mothers compared to non-mothers, instead of mothers compared to…"
As one who desires to honor God's decision in giving me the XY chromosome, I'm pretty curious, when has the goal of manhood been successfully achieved, when has one successfully proven that he is a man? How can a young man know, that he is a real, masculine man, God's idea of masculinity? Can a man without a girlfriend be a real man? Can he fulfill his expectations as a man without being in a relationship? Or is he trapped in childhood until he officially has a girlfriend?I have often…See More