"Exactly, you can't count on a career in the military, higher pay grades have to decide your worth retaining. Just remember if you ever wanted to join and don't, you will always regret it, and you will join the ranks of those who say…"
"The Obama administration had nothing to do with catching Osama. The same CIA and intelligence guys have been looking for him since 9/11 they just happened to find him now during the current administration. I thought it was funny watching him take…"
"I live on a country road, I hate the inconsiderate pricks who see you driving at speed down the road but pull out in front of you anyway and s..l..o..w..l..y accelerate forcing you to slow down if passing them is not an option. I also cant stand…"
"Im an ''eternal Life Scout''. I got to Life Scout and was in the middle of my Eagle project when I joined the Marine Corps, I didn't know at the time I could postpone boot camp and finish my Eagle. Scouts was one of the best…"
"I was in a Marine JROTC in high school and really enjoyed it. The physical fitness part definitely helps in boot camp and so does some of the drill, but you may have a small problem with your SMI using an out-of-date drill manual like for an M-14…"
"I gotta agree with not hitting the face. A head is a hard thing and your hand was not really built to punch things. Weak points like collar bones, diaphragm, throat (which is a small strike area) are better targets. I know the OP didn't ask how…"
"It was a war but we weren't fighting it, we were trying to get the Afghans to fight it for themselves. This proved unfeasible so we sent in our ground forces to do it. Thats when the Afghan war really started for us."
"I for one am all for a war that advances American interests. When we went into Iraq we should have seized the oil. In Afghanistan we should be seizing the minerals, if nothing else it would recompense us for the cost of liberating these people.…"
"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
"Heat up the center with a blow torch and use a pipe bender or pipe jack to put pressure against its natural curve. When it comes off the pipe jack it should be straight. Probably have to do it a few times to get it completely straight."
"I dont really know how this kind of borders work, since we dont have them here but let´s assume there is a wall...
Couldn't Mexicans just get a permit for entering the USA, like for vaccation, and cross the border on the normal…"
Hello all,I am 23 years young and have been thinking a lot about what to do with my life... I got to travel a lot in my last 10 years and have met and still contact with many beautiful young Woman, but I am not ready to settle down and get married. eventually I will get there in Maybe 10 years or so, but for now I just wanna do as many Manly Jobs as possible to get that all rounder experience so l will fit in any environment once I find that woman to settle down... I don't care where on this…See More
"For East Asian classics, I'd start with the following Chinese books that were also seminal works for Korea and Japan:
The Four Books (Analects, The Great Learning, The Mean, and Mencius) The middle two are always overlooked but were a standard…"
"This generation is definitely different than the one I grew up in. I had a job from the time I was 12 -- mowing lawns, delivering papers, dishwasher, waiter, Dominos' pizza driver (back when they had the 30 minute guarantee -- that was…"
"About three months ago I went back to pen and paper for almost everything. I have been deleting apps off my phone ever since. Feels good.
However, if you really like the smartphone thing, I highly recommend you turn off all…"