I have been doing a lot of research on the Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabelle and I have decided that the internet really can't satisfy the things I want to know. I want a book and a good…Continue
I am currently going to college and working full time over the summers and part time throughout the school year. By avoiding the common college sins that put holes in a man's wallet (drugs and binge…Continue
"The Rape of the Sabine Women is semi-legendary, probably not an historical event. Greece was far from "hellenized" at that time period. And neither Greeks or Romans fought naked. They just depicted themselves fighting naked, because this…"
"I'd chose something that would sit well in a gentleman's study. Probably something with relatively muted colours, and a manly twist.
Perhaps a military tone:
The Battle of Trafalgar by Auguste Mayer
The Charge of the Light Brigade by…"
Hi there Dennis. Welcome to AoM! Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you with us.
Since you wanted anecdotes from other faiths, and none have been forthcoming, I have some for you:
1. In Taiwan, people routinely go onto the street outside of their apartment building with a little rolling metal can, about the…"
"I feel like the question of where everything came from is about the most meaningless question to human life as we could think of. The lack of an answer to that question does not justify religion and it doesn't justify the scientific…"
"Just a few months ago, I actually saw a couple of guys go into a Lowe's sans shirts. No one said anything and I actually saw them in the checkout line almost 30 minutes later. I figured that with my luck, I would definitely be asked…"
"Completely agree, but hate the sunburn too. Obviously showering is a shirtless experience, but my favorite experience in the sun has always been an outdoor/roofless shower on the south side of a beach or lake house. Great way to wake up…"