So far in my life the only jewelry I've worn was a class ring (for about 3 months), and my wedding ring. My dad is at the age now where he's starting to give stuff away, and I got some jewelry from…Continue
"I don't see anything wrong with him dressing up a bit and maybe you should talk to him before you report him for his claims to be manager. At one of the sales jobs I had, all sales reps were given the title of assistant manager,…"
"Great topic, Stephen
Actually I think the emerging trend is the other way. We went through a long period of prosperity in the US so we were more willing to pay someone else or just replace old items. Now that our economy has hit some…"
"Thanks for sharing this. My dad made some pretty bad mistakes as a husband and father too.
Though we've developed a friendly relationship in recent years, and I've been telling myself I forgive him, you've made me realize I…"
"Gave up porn a couple of years ago, for multiple reasons. The affect on my sex drive was contrary to what I expected. My sex drive went UP. Way up!
Can't really say if I diddle more or less than before, but I know my…"
"I don't think I agree that there is actual "disdain", but I've noticed in our local school system when they talk to the students about their future its as if a liberal arts degree from a 4 year college is the only real…"
"Jack Reacher and Bob Lee Swagger. Roland Deschain. Odd Thomas. Sherlock Holmes. King Arthur.
Sounds like I should read the Hannibal Lector books. I liked Silence of the Lambs but thought the other movies were…"
"The heavy bag is a workout I never have to talk myself into doing. Its a fun workout and stress reliever.
I was told the rule of thumb was to get a bag that was at least half your body weight.
Timer apps are great and I use…"
"I admire the young men who ignore all the talk about how bad everything is in the economy, politics, society, etc and are still looking to the future with determination and hope to accomplish great things.
It reminds me that things can and…"
There are groups on this site for fatherhood, but this one is specific for that special relationship that exists between fathers and sons. Feel free to discuss matters relating to your relationship with your boy, your pop, or a guy who filled either role for you.Enjoy and God bless!See More
"I was commissioned in the "green to gold" program and gained a lot of insight from enlisting. I have known officers who did fine without enlisted experience and some that detached charlie foxtrots because of their complete ignorance…"
"Battle of White Mountain, in the thirty years war,
Battle of Kursk, World War 2,
and the Battle of the Falkands, Falkands war.
White mountain due to being a good mismash of Modern technology, new and old tactics, and being the battle that in essence…"
I knew a guy on the USS Nassau who had a bar of brass about 4" in diameter and a foot long he did the same thing. Whenever he was in berthing relaxing or in his shop on break he would work with the bar. Dude was…"