I am CJ from Fairfield and have been a follower of AoM for about 6 months and finally decided to join the community. Originally from Malden, MA, I am an avid Boston sports fan and get up to the area…Continue
"Everybody but my mother, sister, wife and kids calls me by my last name. It started in high school and really picked up through college and beyond. Even my inlaws and wife's extended family call me by my last name. I agree with Stein...I think…"
"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
"Silverado(my favorite western) - Danny Glover comes into the bar for the drink, they try to deny him, he beats the crap out of everyone in the bar, then finally gets the drink before being run out of town by the sheriff(John Cleese)
So, I confess I'm a bit of a barfly. I'm always looking for a good pub, lively club or just a damn good watering hole. I'm also a lifelong fan of the movies so I figured I'd mix two passions together and ask WHAT IS THE BEST DRINK ORDER (or scene) IN FILM?I'll offer up one to get things started...In Ocean's Eleven, Danny Ocean (George Clooney) meets up with old flame, Tess (Julia Roberts) in a casino bar and when asked what he'll have to drink (using his thumb and pointer) he replies " I'll…See More
"The Champ (Ricky Schroeder crying over Jon Voight)
Brian's Song (hard to top hospital scene)
Glory (several moments throughout)
Field of Dreams (the catch)
The Killing Fields (last scene with "Imagine" playing in background)
"Yeah they got me big time. All daddy's little girls no doubt. It's nice to have some time for a little manliness though With 3 boys in particular...there's a ton of great stuff throughout as I'm sure you're aware. I…"
I am CJ from Fairfield and have been a follower of AoM for about 6 months and finally decided to join the community. Originally from Malden, MA, I am an avid Boston sports fan and get up to the area as often as I can. I spent many years teaching History until a recent jump into school administration at the high school level. I have a wife and three beautiful daughters...but there's ALWAYS room for AoM! I am a beginning home-brewer and am always on the lookout for good beer. I'm an avid reader,…See More
Is it fascist that we insist people have car insurance or working headlights? Is it fascist that people aren't allowed to wear masks in certain public places? Is it fascist that alcohol and tobacco isn't sold to…"
"Tsk, tsk, little man. Seems you've forgotten the American revolution can be argued to have begun over taxation without representation - the Sugar tax, the Stamp tax, tea taxes, etc. Nothing unhinges citizens more than when their…"
Hi.I've been a reader now for a short time and I decided to join the forum to maybe take part in some discussions. I'm from Ireland, as the title says... any other Irish readers/posters on the forums?See More
"I think it is mostly just internet talk. Once it comes to actually doing something, only the very few willl show up, and even they really don't want anything to actually happen. Just being there with a gun is all that they can…"
"I've heard that definition of "fascist" before ... mostly from anti-capitalists that like to equate, however spuriously, "fascism" and capitalism.
The definition I'm using is ... "a way of organizing a society in…"
"I wouldn't call these militia types sheep, sheep dogs nor wolves. Annoying dogs that upset your wife a little, shit on the lawn, maybe dig up your flowers but in the end they just make a mess and annoying noise. Sure, the other shit dogs…"