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Kit the Odd replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"I got married younger (22) and have been that way longer (15+ years) - and I approve wholeheartedly this message.   And I'll add this - nothing else I would have done in my 20s would have made me a better human being, man, or even…"
Oct 30
Regular Joe replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
Oct 30
Jack Bauer replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"That, it was.  Corrected, I stand. JB"
Oct 30
Regular Joe replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"My post was in response to the original post. "
Oct 30
Jack Bauer replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"For those whose eyes spook easy, it's better formatted at the link.  For those who don't want to click the link, it's copied above.  All is…"
Oct 30
Regular Joe replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
Oct 30
Jack Bauer replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"Here's a solid article on the matter.  Longwinded, but worthwhile ... Hey, Young People:  Now's the time to get married and have kids ... Matt…"
Oct 30
Rick Shelton replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"OK, sorry."
Oct 29
Nathanael replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"Didn't miss it, but you were arguing against someone who effectively agreed with you."
Oct 29
Rick Shelton replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"Um, no, I didn't.  You seem to have missed my negation of the idea of 'soul-mate'."
Oct 29
Nathanael replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"Um, I think you missed his inversion of the idea of a soul-mate"
Oct 29
Nathanael replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"That's nice"
Oct 29
Rick Shelton replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
""But the 'real soul-mate' is the one you are actually married to." No, the one you're currently married to is the one with who's crap you are willing to put up with, for now.  She's also the one who you have…"
Oct 29
Leto Atreides II replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"Danger is my last name."
Oct 29
Nathanael replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"If God or the universe or whatever did indeed provide you with a perfect spouse with whom you are experiencing fairytale happiness, then I congratulate you on your good fortune.  You have been blessed in a way that very few people ever will…"
Oct 29
Leto Atreides II replied to Jake R.'s discussion Opinions About Millennials Getting Married Young(er)?
"The fact that you did not have the good fortune to experience something does not make it less real."
Oct 29

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Interests
CrossFit, Rugby, Singing, Reading, Nutrition
Books
Redwall series, Ilium/Olympos Cycle, Harry Potter series, Dan Brown books, Maximum Ride series, Babylon Rising series, Dirk Pitt series, Hatchet series, Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series
Movies
300, Newsies, Two for the Money, Boondock Saints, Rush Hour 2/3, The Protector, Ong-Bak Thai Warrior, Ong-Bak 2, Longest Yard, Superhero movies, National Treasure series, Shawshank Redemption
Music
Michael Bublé, Josh Groban, Brantley Gilbert
Quote
"God put me on Earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I'm so far behind I will never die."

"If you ever cut me open, I'd bleed (Bills) Red, White and Blue and that will never change." - Thurman Thomas

"There are no stupid questions, just stupid people."

"Strong people are harder to kill than weak people, and more useful in general." - Mark Rippetoe

"You can't make people smarter. You can expose them to information, but your responsibility stops there." - Mark Rippetoe

"It is better to say nothing and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt." - Abraham Lincoln

"What lies ahead of you, and what lies behind you mean nothing compared to what lies within you."

“Mikey looked death in the face that day and said, “You cannot take my brothers. I will go in their stead.” - One of the Navy Seals saved by Petty Officer Second Class Michael Monsoor

“To me, being an intellectual doesn’t mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.” –Chinua Achebe

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At 11:20am on January 14, 2011, t-train said…
Welcome to Armchair Generals!  Nice to have you onboard.
At 7:58am on November 30, 2009, Michael J. Austin said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!!
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Sean replied to Andrew's discussion How do you take your coffee? I prefer it black with a slice of butter in it.
"Taste buds are odd in my family.  My eldest daughter is a supertaster, tastes everything.  She likes her food extra, extra bland.  My younger daughter has less active tastebuds, and prefers to have her food spicy.  It makes…"
6 minutes ago
Rick Shelton replied to Tom Baker's discussion Masculinities and social class
"Next time look it up for yourself."
10 minutes ago
Rick Shelton replied to Tom Baker's discussion Masculinities and social class
"But Josh, you're not successful at anything.  You're not in school (you dropped out), you don't have a job (you live off your parent's money), you don't have a car (you get driven everywhere by your parents).…"
19 minutes ago
Rick Shelton replied to Tom Baker's discussion Masculinities and social class
"You really don't know how to argue Josh.  It's point-counter-point.  But your having only a 7th grade education I can understand."
23 minutes ago
Leto Atreides II replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!
" Move away from family Bookend holidays with mission-critical meetings at work  Make apologies for not being able to make it Call on the day and express regret Rinse/repeat "
25 minutes ago
Leto Atreides II replied to Andrew's discussion How do you take your coffee? I prefer it black with a slice of butter in it.
"Have you ever considered having your taste buds tested?"
37 minutes ago
Leto Atreides II replied to Tom Baker's discussion Masculinities and social class
"Exactly. This child has been spoon fed everything his entire life. His parents don't care enough for him to make him take responsibility for anything. Very sad."
41 minutes ago
Rick Shelton replied to Pale Horse's discussion Is __ Manly?
"Why, are you outside smoking after working out at the gym?  LOL."
50 minutes ago

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