Hello Gentlemen,I've recently attempted to embark on a career path in exploration (yes it does still exist, though I wouldn't blame you for thinking me crazy).I've recently been able to get in…Continue
"I still back the blog idea. You may not have kickstarter but if you can blog and get a donate here button you can still do this.
Blog about the Empty Quarter of Oman, link to Nat Geo / Pintrest
Blog about Leopard Cubs.
"As far as neckties go, it's really a case of trial and error. It also depends on if the shirt itself has a pattern, if it does try and put the pattern into a "Pattern Type". For example, if the shirt has a "bold" pattern…"
"I have to raise the money (although they also want a £500 deposit that they failed to mention before hand -_-).
They expedition is bound for the empty quarter in Oman. Part of the expedition is about caring for abandoned Leopard cubs but the…"
"As others have said Kickstarter or other such funding thing. The trick here is that you need to build an interesting story that people can get behind. You need to develop an online persona that people will like. You should have a…"
"To be honest I don't know a thing about Kickstarter. . . I know there are some other sites like that and I don't know the names of them. A friend of mine just sent me a link the other day about a company building a programmable guitar…"
"It could be. The idea has been implemented by other companies as well. And there is no reason he could not use the same idea of social media + benefit/rewards for investors in general on his own. Kickstarter just makes it easy"
Hello Gentlemen,I've recently attempted to embark on a career path in exploration (yes it does still exist, though I wouldn't blame you for thinking me crazy).I've recently been able to get in contact with a society that offers internships for the career, however one of the stepping stones towards the internship is actually going on an expedition with them. To do this I have to raise (roughly) £4000. Therefore, my question to you is: How in the name of all that is holy can I raise that much…See More
The Flashman papers (George Macdonald Fraser), the Bond novels (Ian Fleming), a classical education (Caroline Taggart), Tom Brown's school days (Thomas Hughes), The Art of War (Sun Tzu), By the Sword (Richard Cohen), The Dictionary of Espionage (Christopher Dobson and Ronald Payne), to name but a few.
Basically, I've just looked at my dvd collection and have decided that there are far too many to name. However, to put them in a nutshell, if the above books are films, then I have them on dvd.
Classical, Swing, Rock and Roll, Jazz, and anything else except screamo. No offense meant to anyone who DOES enjoy it, however I do not believe it counts as a form of music, it's just noise.
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"And that's totally understandable. But that doesn't mean you may not be subject to social repercussions, even if misguided. Buck the system all you want, but it is much more likely to hurt you, than the system. I choose to pick my battles…"
"It has to do with how it is used.
A non-jewish person saying "Oh, you know Peter, he's a real Jew..." often carries some negative connotations. The way the term has been used by some, nearly puts in in a pejorative category -…"
"Censoring, in some cases, is a strong word. But it is a strong word when it applies to political correctness as well. At the least, those fixated on being PC will shut you out or label you for using the word that isn't "in," or…"
""if there needs to be a change, the leaders of the change should be members of the group. For self-appointed guardians to decide for other ethnicities what they should be offended by seems pretty demeaning."Of course. By the same token,…"
"Although my main concern with PC is the other uses of it as discussed above, there's an ugly underside to the terminology for groups, that we need to be aware of. Maybe we already are. Let's see.
Consider a few groups that have PC updates…"
"If PC is to be defined _only_ as using language to be kind to minority groups, then it's not conflation to link kind language to minority groups to other uses to influence political opinion. Let's just be sure we don't limit it to…"
"My ex was similar to yours. I remember when she started sleeping on the couch and I understood that she had to come back to me (or not) on her terms. I let her sleep there for several weeks and after 7 years of marriage it was painful to…"