"Actually, AoM usually has a few teams that participate. It *is* a very good charity.
I've no great desire to shave off my beard, but maybe some styling? I could shave down to a traditional goatee, and then let the mustache…"
I know shaving goes against all that is beardly, but it is a pretty good cause.I decided to commit to it this year but my wife has never seen my chin and so made the stipulation that I have to raise $500 before shaving. I'm even willing to act as sacrificial lamb goat (because they have beards) so as to preserve the many fine beards found here.Go to www.Movember.com if you haven't heard of it and want more info, and …See More
This group is for all AoM readers who have an association with the armed forces, be it past, present, or future. If you served in a branch of the military yourself, please tell us about your experiences and what the military has meant for your life.See More
Discussions on science, pseudoscience, education, and general skepticism.May contain discussions on religion, cynicism, and other fragile topics. Not prepared on machinery used to process nuts.See More
""Consider the people you know that are married; or that are living with a partner w/o marriage. How long have the relationships lasted?"
I know unmarried couples who have been together for decades. My uncle is in his 70s and has…"
""And such a couple is usually married. A couple specifically avoiding marriage is an indicator of lack of commitment ... and thus lack of stability."
I suspect this varies from region to region and culture to culture. Where…"
"Consider the people you know that are married; or that are living with a partner w/o marriage. How long have the relationships lasted? Marriage is for life half the time, for decades much of the rest, and then there's the serial…"
"Yeah, I wish there were definitions.
Homicide, as you know, is just a human killing a human. When a prisoner is executed, or a policeman or citizen kills a criminal assailant, that's a homicide...
Unintentional firearm could include dad…"