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R.B vs Fox News

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Muir Oct 18, 2014. 110 Replies

Hi Guys,I'm from the UK and a big fan of broadening my horizons and seeking to understand that which I don't already.As such, I do my best to keep up-to-date with, and informed on, current world…Continue

The Moral Compass: Debate or Debase?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Curtis Oct 14, 2014. 35 Replies

When a friend comes to you with an issue that goes against your own, individual moral code; do you find it healthy/helpful to discuss the issue with them, or do you just back their decision as a…Continue

Can you learn/teach tranquility?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nick M Sep 12, 2014. 12 Replies

Hi Guys, Quick question regarding the tranquility with which some men, regardless of age, carry themselves with.  It's isn't just confidence, it's the furthest thing from arrogance, but it is the…Continue

Shoulders!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shane Aug 2, 2014. 7 Replies

Guys, I’ve been weight training for almost 4 years now.  In this time I have experimented a lot. I’ve tried different workout plans, exercises, diets, meal plans and training/rest patterns.I’ve…Continue

 

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Curtis replied to Will Baxter's discussion The age old issue...the good ladies past
"Been there, dude. The fact that you keep going over it shows insecurity and weakness to her - I know we all like to put women on a pedastal and think they're all sweet feelings and niceties, but it aint so.  Which is why I don't agree…"
Jan 8
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"Nicely put."
Nov 27, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"I didn't ignore it...I understand that it is legally permitted to use deadly force in response to a threat to ones self. I'm just asking if there is any stipulation on the severity of the threat, or if any threat of physical…"
Nov 27, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"JB, I can appreciate all of that, but surely a line must be drawn somewhere...or is any level of threat or assault punishable in the same way?  The threat of a black eye or fisticuffs is not a good enough reason to legitimize the…"
Nov 27, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"Titus; attacked with a knife in your home - by all means, shoot him.  I agree that protecting yourself and yours within your home and when confronted by an armed assailant, is cause for such measures and is justified.  Also, RE your…"
Nov 27, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"I am not seeking to promote anything, I just don't feel shooting him was justified.  Handguns in Switzerland are only legal for those issued with a permit, not the general public.  The only non-regulated weapons, as I stated, are…"
Nov 26, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"Mike Brown did assault Officer Wilson through the window; this much we know to be true.  When a shot went off in the car, Brown took off on foot, so he knew he wouldn't get the better of him. The fact Wilson was still able to shoot…"
Nov 26, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"Titus, I appreciate what you're saying and agree somewhat, I just don't think it's quite so cut and dry. Shooting an unarmed man/youth in "self-defence" simply because he might have been armed, speaks more of fear than…"
Nov 26, 2014
Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
"JB, I'm not familiar with US law, nor will I pretend to be...but what I perceive you to be saying is that; whether he was armed or not - regardless of the fact that the punishment (or "justice" as you labelled it) far outweighs the…"
Nov 26, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"I think all of the above.  That said, I appreciate where you're coming from."
Oct 30, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"I don't know who Annie Hawkins-Turner is.  Assuming she has large breasts though..."
Oct 30, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"Not exclusively, no.  It's about culture.  Being raised by whites, instilled with the values, beliefs and world-view of a white upbringing will most definitely be contributing factors to his ability to reach the white house. No doubt…"
Oct 30, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"Half white, raised by whites...and the what?"
Oct 29, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"I'm not trying to say white people are solely to blame, not at this point in time anyway (historically)- I just want people within the ruling class (thats whites) to think a little deeper.  Saying that we've made a token gesture…"
Oct 29, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"Righto."
Oct 29, 2014
Curtis replied to Sir's discussion What's going on in those heads in the group The Great Debate
"I'm trying to discuss the root cause, as per OP and you're nitpicking."
Oct 29, 2014

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Art of War, The Importance of The 20's etc. Anything inspirational or enlightening.
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Deja Vu, The Wolf of Wall Street, Drive, Only God Forgives, Place Beyond The Pines, Analyze This/That and anything Tarantino.
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Hip-Hop, R'n'B, Soul, Jazz, Grime
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"Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people." - Andre Dubus III

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At 8:53am on September 4, 2014, Michael J. K. said…

Have a great Day Curtis hope it is full of fun and frolic

 
 
 

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i.am.will replied to Braeden's discussion My Fellow Americans, What Nation are you From?
"Man, I don't fit in anywhere in that model.  Born in Germany of American parents, raised in France, lived in Northern Virginia, Arizona, Vermont. Became Canadian.  Spent much time Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and Honduras.   If…"
1 hour ago
Sir replied to John Muir's discussion Donald Trump Is A Greedy, Creepy, Ignorant Jerk in the group The Great Debate
"More on the Trump phenomenon. Noonan:  Trump's popularity crosses ethnic lines and party lines, and we should have seen it coming:  he's a phenomenon of the divide between the elite and the common people.  (And, yes, I see…"
1 hour ago
Liam Strain replied to Paul MacAlindin's discussion "I like guns" in the group The Great Debate
"And different methodologies and measurements used in building those sets."
1 hour ago
Native Son replied to John Muir's discussion Donald Trump Is A Greedy, Creepy, Ignorant Jerk in the group The Great Debate
"Garcia-Quintana as a name for a white supremacist doesn't surprise me. Especially since he considers himself to be a Hidalgo instead of an Indio. From what I've heard, the old-time upper class "Spaniards" in the Americas (los…"
1 hour ago
Native Son replied to Paul MacAlindin's discussion "I like guns" in the group The Great Debate
"Make that, with one outlier, Western European first world nations."
2 hours ago
Native Son replied to Paul MacAlindin's discussion "I like guns" in the group The Great Debate
"Unfortunately, the wikipedia article is what my workplace calls a "data dump."  It's a lot of unconnected, but similar figures, with no direct correlation between national data sets, and differing individual data sources within…"
2 hours ago
Tim replied to Greg S's discussion Brett McKay's pull-up routine in the group Exercise
"I've been doing pull ups consistently for a year and a half now. I started with doing barely 5-6, now I can do about 20 or so (body weight). For me, doing weighted pull ups (using a barbell plate fixed to a weight belt secured around my waist)…"
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