"And those folks tend to be white--which I also am. Very white, even when moderately tanned, aka north European. They're also East-Coast oriented, too, in the main.
From what I've read, guys a few shades darker than me (e.g., Mid-Eastern,…"
"C'mon, Will! Henry's impulse is "Come on in, the water's fine!"
Which is not inappropriate.
Assuming they don't live in the same house, I think whenever I went to his place, if at all possible I'd come w/o a shirt.…"
"Upside down bloke: Thanks for the link to near-naked Mungo. I see that the Henri James boxers he's wearing go for 23 pounds sterling--presumably plus shipping. But what Semper Virilis article? The one on this site…"
Liturgy, Society for Creative Anachronism, weight training, gay rights
Tolkien, other F&SF, some mysteries
Éomer: How shall a man judge what to do in such times?
Aragorn: As he ever has judged. Good and ill have not changed since yesteryear; nor are they one thing among Elves and Dwarves, and another among Men. It is a man's part to discern them, as much in the Golden Wood as in his own house.
Hi George, I am into weight training and noticed your post about the gym. Could you share what your routine is? As you read my profile I am a pretty active guy...but I felt I should connect with you and I have always learned to trust my gut so to speak so, I did it. I notice liturgy is an interest of yours...are you involved in a church per-say? Catholic, Episcopalian, Anglican? I liked your response...LOL
"I was a subsistence hunter for most of my adult life. I highly recommend putting yourself at the top of the food chain. Even if you're a vegetarian. You should know the work that goes into keeping you alive for a year."
"Maybe it's just me ... but describing carnivorism as "eating flesh cut from corpses of conquered lower life-forms" still wouldn't strike me as at all horrific. Just the reality of life. Some life -- maybe even most --…"
"I generally divide political factions into four groups, simply because most people fall into one of these four groups whether they think they do or not.
First and second are low-itelligence left and right. Both are vulgar followers who think…"
What makes you think I'm going to go point by point to debunk your bullshit when you don't actually care? BTW, just glancing at it, the third on the list is bullshit too.
He didn't say yes. He said, "ummm. I guess…"