"And right wing "cultists" seem to not understand mathematics. Economists that know a hell of a lot more about this than you or I are saying this is a bad idea. Hell, even usually ridiculously conservative papers and supporters have started…"
"I understand that many on the right are saying we need to enact cuts in order to bring down our national debt and they seem to be using the threat of the debt ceiling as leverage to that effect (not to mention the grudge about the affordable care…"
"While I do agree the US needs to reign in spending, refusing to raise the debt ceiling is not the way to do it. Namely because all the things we are spending said money on will still be "on the books". Locking the debt ceiling wont…"
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
I just figured we needed a thread to discuss how awesome vintage suits are.I just got lucky the other day and ordered a vintage 1950's suit from Hallaballoo... I mean Ballyhoo. It fits me perfectly, as if it was tailored for me. I plan to get the sleeves slightly adjusted when I have time to take it to a tailor, but other than that it fits perfectly. I plan to wear it with a black fedora that I have, and obviously with a dress shirt and a tie.…See More
I have a date tomorrow night with a girl I met online. While this may sound like great news and the answer to lifelong joy, I want to make sure that this leads to a second date, and that I don't make a "death move" to end all chances of seeing her again. This is the early cultivation phase of a relationship, the kind of relationship I have been praying for , that leads to romantic love, marriage and procreation. All of my experience with the few dating I have has been unsuccessfulSo, at this…See More