""... though power tools can make most anything manlier. Garden with horsepower. Overkill is underrated."
Rototillers are for pussies afraid of hard work, sweat and blisters. Pick, shovel and spade all the way, say I."
"I love my garden with all my heart and it is somewhere I can escape and no one comes near me because if they do I give them a job. I loved gardening with my sons and can't wait for my grandchildren to grow enough for me to initiate them in the…"
"I agree there are benefits to no till, fostering that community of microorganisms in the soil builds healthier plants and soil, and keeps the weeds down. However compaction is a farmers worst enemy, and it is constantly ongoing. So tilling, plowing,…"
"What activity, be it gardening, sewing, carpentry or cooking is not manly if done by a man who knows who and what he is?
I shop for groceries, cook, do the dishes and sew and iron my own shirts.
Tell me I'm not manly - just try"
"That man definitely does not speak for the greater MKP community, which welcomes young men (and sometimes has discussions about how to recruit more of them). He may have spoken for his own "I-group" (a small group of 8-12 or so…"
"Insurance is a small portion of the problem as a whole - a portion of which was actually formed by market forces.
Insurance, in and of itself, has one purpose; to create access to healthcare. Full stop.
In this, a successful ACA rollout only does…"
hey guys, I have been interested in the MKP for a few years now and even began pursuing my dream of attending a weekend. After many emails back and forth as well as a few phone calls with an influential guy there (who was very nice) I was politely told that the weekend is more for older guys and while there are annual meetings in my area, in which guys get together at a local church and further share and bond, because of the nature of these meetings (they discuss feelings and their deepest…See More
"I have instructed my wife that my body is to be donated to a local science program, so that I may forever be fondled by young coeds.
Okay, cut the fondling part. My body is to be donated to a school for up and coming students, though."