"I had a long distance relationship. We lived about 3.5 hours away and only saw each other perhaps once a month. She was finishing undergrad and I was in graduate school. We did that for two years until I moved closer to her.…"
"I met a police officer with a master's degree in psychology. Of course it is doable. There is a lot of opportunity in law enforcement for someone with your credentials and academic success. However, you have to fit the police…"
"I am forced to get a flu shot every season because I work in a healthcare environment and the administration decided I need one because in theory it will reduce risk to patients. I probably wouldn't get one otherwise.
"That's valid, I'm not a fan of our government either. Also consider some of the other areas of the military such as coast guard, navy and air force. An old friend swore that the coast guard changed his life for the better.…"
"It is good that you recognize this at this point. You are still young. It is hard to change your habits though, I would suggest just picking one thing to do at a time. Follow the rest of the advice here.
Have you ever considered…"
"I've been there my man. In my case jealously was never a trust issue, but it had to do with insecurity. Pretty much exactly what Claude said.
First, never act out of jealousy. Bad idea. But doing nothing is really tough.…"
"Speaking as someone from the medical field I can tell you that a huge part of what physicians do is cure worry. Many people who get annual physicals don't necessarily get them because they think something is wrong, they get them because…"
"I'm going to depart from what a few people said.
I think you've done enough. Anything more and you will cross over into the desperate category. Maybe you are desperate, I certainly have been, but acting out of desperation…"
"Unless you're talking about fighting for sport, which I don't think you are, you want to avoid the ground at all cost.
Say your fighting in a bar and someone gets you on the ground. It's over. Everyone has friends in bars and you will…"
"I'm going to echo what everyone else has said because I think it is important.
1. Get a lawyer
2. Get a divorce
3. Get the kids
You don't need me to tell you that your life with her is only miserable. You need to do what is best for you…"
"Hmmm. Ah, the old classics, a pinch of salt, some tomato juice (V8 if you're feeling exotic). I get the cultural thing with the lime or the onion. Otherwise, the whole idea of "infusing" a beer seems like something…"
""Third world" doesn't refer to level of development or quality of life; it refers to political alignment. First world means aligned with capitalism/democracy/"the west", second world means aligned with communism/the USSR and…"
"Yeah let's not pretend like it's entirely altruistic. It's a transaction wherein there is a mutual exchange of cost and benefits. And we all know that it's easy come / easy go. If / when it's no longer beneficial to the US,…"
"People often refer to Krav Maga like it's this super micraculous unbeatable system that will make you invicible.
The reality is that Krav Maga can be good but it all depends on the quality of the instructor and his training methods. IMO most…"
"I'm 5'5" about 140 lbs. soaking wet. Because I live in Taiwan, there's not a soul I fear, as I'm about average size here. But I remember working in a gym as a personal trainer (working mainly on clients looking…"
""Rebekah I think most self-defense classes for women-and men-, but for women in particular are worthless because they are not nearly violent enough."
It's true. IMO, a self-defense program isn't super useful if it doesn't…"