"Do you know how to make a million dollars flying helicopters? Start with ten million dollars.
By far the most cost effective way to learn to fly helicopters is http://www.rucker.army.mil/ They tend to prefer thoroughbred rotary wigs…"
"If you read through the link, question 5 is the salient point:5 If non-Indians (or whites) use Redskins it is racial/racist and unacceptable.
That was 66% as well (among natives), 47% (among whites), 38% (among Latinos)"
""There are lies, damned lies, and statistics." (With apologies to Mark Twain, if misquoted).
Methinks the sociology professor at Cal State, San Berdoo didn't do especially well in the undergraduate statistics class. "
"Recent study suggests 67% of Native respondents found the name and image racist.
Also, the Navajo nation (as a body), which is the largest tribal group in the country, has sided with the…"
"I'm kinda seething at the Cowboys and the Texans, myself. Look at this thing ...
What a disgusting stereotype. After what we did to real cowboys with the invention of barbed wire fences, now we slap them across the…"
"Eh. How far do you figure we'd have to narrow the group to get to one where even a significant minority find this offensive?
The general population doesn't. So, lets ask people in Washington. Nope. But, only…"
"Regarding the complexity issue. I think there were some good points raised about those who have a native identity (role in the tribe, plantation, etc.) versus those who simply claim some heritage.
If you want to think that's…"
"The only non-anecdotal observation in the article you cited is the following ...
That's not complex. It may be outdated. But, its pretty cut-and-dried. The rest of the article is manufactured complexity and…"
"Mastering dating is less about getting a 'yes' than it is about mustering the stones to ask the question. You're farther along than you think. Nobody gets a 'yes' everytime.
Dating is a numbers game. The…"
"My assumption is that most guys won't take the time to dig into other groups or previous postings. I get little or no feedback usually. BTW, I did not cut and paste, but rewrote from what I remember."
"Well contrary to popular belief in this thread, she was never really interested. She just texted me saying that I when I approached her at work & asked for her # I surprised her & she sorta panicked & she said she's not really…"
"Hey Matt, you're absolutely right, God works miracles through imperfect vehicles (which we all are). However, that doesn't negate our responsibility to do the best we possibly can in our respective fields. I admit I am not in the music…"
"You didn't listen. You should abase yourself for you. If you exalt yourself beyond your status, you're asking to be put back into your place. If you stay humble, you will eventually be exalted by others, which is much more satisfying than…"
"Hi Allen, thanks for replying! My point wasn't that Christianity should be merely an intellectual faith, but that when we worship God, we're expected to do so with our intellects as well, not just our emotions. Or, as C.S. Lewis put it…"