" I go to a gym that is frequented by a lot of older people. I won't even go in the locker room except for a quick occasional weigh in because of the old men walking around naked in there. Most of these folks are Type A personality types…"
"My uncle served in the ETO on a tank destroyer. As the story goes, just a few day before the end of the war, when he was 24, they had the Nazi's on the ropes and were constantly on the attack. My uncle's company was being resupplied…"
A discussion about what it means to be manly on the inside. We can participate in all the manly activities we desire and still be a coward. Men are involved in a variety of careers and hobbies that differ greatly, but we can all still be great men.See More
"I drive a Jeep Liberty pretty much every day for work. It’s an ok vehicle but it can be a little tight if you are a big guy plus the Liberty didn’t get very favorable performance reviews for a SUV in its class. That aside, I live in the…"
"Ditto on everything Aaron and Sean said. Get a frame, make sure the belt is tight around your waist, carry the heaviest part of your load up high on the pack. The only thing I would add is find a mental "happy place" to go to…"
"A summer ago two friends of ours from Fairbanks took a long leave from work and toured most of the US by motorcycle. I wondered how they were able to afford such a long trip. Now he mentioned that they used couchsurfing.org. Bless…"
"Carrying around with you, yes, I see that's a ludicrous and insanely irresponsible decision.
"an ID that used the SS number as verification to get it" is referring to standard licences (e.g. driver's), right?
"you're saying, if he had been the biggest producer in a top-producing state, that would have been different?
No, he'd just be a bigger thief. My point was that if you're going to take a stand, don't die for a pawn - get some bang…"
"My bible reading is not daily, as I'd like. But I do read my Bible. I do not allow guilt trips, for when I miss. I do pray, several times a day. As far as reading goes, I read the Bible through, from Genesis to…"