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Erg replied to D.J.'s discussion "The Woman in You Brings Out the Man in Me" in the group The Great Debate
"I would say no. If you get into a place where your masculinity gets defined by others behavior you are not acting in a independent or self reliant way, which isn't a manly virtue. Furthermore, it also gets into a place where you are defining…"
Jul 18, 2013
Erg replied to Sir's discussion Religious content in Hollywood in the group The Great Debate
"Generally speaking, crime fiction and crime drama is where you are going to see the most religious themes.  The genre has always played heavily on conflict between good and evil, justice in a corrupt and fallen world, and the opportunity for…"
Mar 18, 2013
Erg replied to Sir's discussion Numeracy in the group The Great Debate
"Numbers are mean are meaningless without narrative. Same with facts. Without a story attached to them they just sorta sit there. I agree though, we shouldn't make the facts fit the narrative we are comfortable with."
Mar 12, 2013
Erg replied to Sir's discussion Numeracy in the group The Great Debate
"http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/342161/great-ammunition-myth-charles-c-w-cooke?pg=1 A useful explanation of the situation, and from a right wing source you'll trust."
Mar 11, 2013
Erg replied to John's discussion How can I ask a girl this?
"Don't white knight it.  Like any other human being, if you are in the situation just offer.  But don't use it as an in to ask her out.  If you like her, just ask her out.  You are way to nervous and will never be…"
Mar 11, 2013
Erg replied to Josh's discussion What to do?
"Seriously, just ask her.  If she says no, oh well, to bad.  You will ask out many, many girls.  You will get gunned down many times.  This is not a bad or awkward thing to ask.  Your asking her out on a date, not to be the…"
Mar 11, 2013
Erg replied to Chu Kim's discussion Are you a Good Guy or a Bad Guy?
"Most men are neither in this world.  They are a hero when it comes to risking their life to save a little kid or attractive woman from an oncoming car, but fat, mean, old Mrs. Wilkerson?  Not so much.  They won't cheat on their…"
Mar 11, 2013
Erg replied to Sir's discussion Numeracy in the group The Great Debate
"There is one in that blog post you linked to from Forbes.  The blogger uses 50 million dollars in new uniforms as an example of government waste, to go along with his goofy concern about bullets."
Mar 11, 2013
Erg replied to Paul_of_TX's discussion Really "Pro-Choice" in the group The Great Debate
"Sure. But it's just an example. Fake scandals happen all the time, and both sides shop em around. You don't need to shop more solid stuff so hard."
Feb 18, 2013
Erg replied to Paul_of_TX's discussion Really "Pro-Choice" in the group The Great Debate
"1. The "party" split, at least if you see the party as activist, donors, pols, staffers, actual party officials, and friendly media (which voters and political scientists do see them as. 2. Like it or not, any statewide candidate in a…"
Feb 18, 2013
Erg replied to Paul_of_TX's discussion Really "Pro-Choice" in the group The Great Debate
"I think the "national hysteria" was the concern that Republican Congressman simply did not take rape, excuse me, "legitimate rape" seriously.  The DNC didn't have to spin that any more than there was any need to spin…"
Feb 18, 2013
Erg replied to Paul_of_TX's discussion Really "Pro-Choice" in the group The Great Debate
"I expect crickets."
Feb 18, 2013
Erg replied to Daniel's discussion What makes a great politician? in the group The Great Debate
"A great politician understands power, pure and simple.  What it is, how to get it, how to keep it, how to use it, and what to use it for."
Feb 13, 2013
Erg replied to Tyler M.'s discussion "Are Catholics Christians?" in the group Christian Men
"Without getting too picky, is the importance of tradition (and what tradition is) itself a doctrinal issue?"
Feb 11, 2013
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Christian Men

Regardless of the specifics, we can all agree on one thing. Jesus Christ was the perfect Man who died and rose again for us such that we could have fellowship with Him
Feb 11, 2013
Erg replied to Daniel Benton's discussion Living down your past in the group The Great Debate
"Lots of things can affect a teachers ability to be a credible teacher.  Perfectly legal things.  The question isn't "Does having a past as a pornstar make her less effective as a teacher?"  Of course it dsoes. The…"
Feb 10, 2013

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At 8:34pm on January 27, 2013, Herb Munson said…

Hey Erg, just wanted to say welcome to The Great Debate!

 
 
 

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Josh replied to Bruce Uall's discussion What can we do to Increase Acceptance of Shirtlessness in the group The Shirtless Man
"yes.... same goes for working on a construction lot. Usually one take his shirt off - and mostly other do the same within minutes."
23 minutes ago
Salt Dragon replied to N Fan's discussion I could have died while hiking today, don't be stupid like me
"Thanks for the story, I had a similar experience once which was also humbling. "
1 hour ago
Sam K replied to Sam K's discussion Should freedom of speech apply absolutely to the internet? in the group The Great Debate
""The internet... is the largest experiment in anarchy we've ever had. - Eric Schmidt "
2 hours ago
Sam K added a discussion to the group The Great Debate
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Should freedom of speech apply absolutely to the internet?

It goes without saying that freedom of speech as mentioned in the 1st Amendment was drafted long before anyone could have envisioned the internet.Interestingly many states do have their own local laws regulating speech (ex. obscenity) which seem bypassed by internet access.So should freedom of speech as a right be applied unequivocally to anything any everything accessible on the internet; the internet is the closest to anarchism that one can really get so there's no further-left one could go…See More
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Tim Covone joined Herb Munson's group
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The Great Debate

"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
6 hours ago
Native Son replied to Sir's discussion US Presidential primaries in the group The Great Debate
"Welcome to the wonderul world of retail politicking.   "
7 hours ago
N Fan posted a discussion

I could have died while hiking today, don't be stupid like me

I have a cautionary tale for my fellow outdoorsmen out there. I went hiking solo today through some less traveled canyons near where I live. I unknowingly ended up off trail and was aggressively bouldering to get up and around some obstacles, mainly a decent sized waterfall. I kept pushing because I thought this was my route, and the knowledge that I wouldn't need to go down because I was on a loop. Anyway, I finally got up the bulk of it and couldn't find anything that resembled a trail.…See More
7 hours ago
Lou commented on Matthew Jones's group Real Shaving
"Good evening gentleman, just purchased an inexpensive safety razor along w/a 3 pc.set of shave soap from Walgreens. The razor appears similar to what my granddaddy use to use. I must need some practice, the first shave although effective, ultimately…"
8 hours ago

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