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GO VOTE!

Started this discussion. Last reply by terry sperling Oct 20. 10 Replies

As dad once said "Get off your ass and register to vote!"   To be fair, it was 8 AM on a Sunday... So I really couldn't go down to the post office and pick up my forms, but I sure was standing in…Continue

Creativity

Started May 4, 2012 0 Replies

Now I have been told that the color of the sky in my world is a different shade then most.  But I came across a great video on youtube by John Cleese about creativity.  I have to say that growing up…Continue

Tags: Cleese, John

Howdy

Started Feb 24, 2012 0 Replies

Hi everyone:  My name is James and I am a 29 yr old college student.  I have a beautiful fiance and plan on making the next step into manhood this December.  I love a good joke.  I like spending time…Continue

 

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James replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Unsolicited Sexual Advances and Privacy in the group The Great Debate
"I wonder if he is going to try to use this thread as a way to extort management out of money.  There by starting the first "Blog Squatting" ring!"
Dec 10
James replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Unsolicited Sexual Advances and Privacy in the group The Great Debate
"I wonder if it is him, or someone cat fishing?!  I mean a grown man who is a "dentist" seems to have better things to do with his time."
Dec 10
James replied to Benjamin M.'s discussion Self defense for men only
"It is the simple things that bring people together really."
Dec 5
James replied to Benjamin M.'s discussion Self defense for men only
"I heard there is a world renown self defense course. It involves shooting, and martial arts, is gender separate, and you can learn from the best instructors the planet offers. So everything you wanted. The downside, I heard the membership fees are…"
Dec 5
Herb Munson left a comment for James
"Hi there James. Welcome to The Great Debate!"
Nov 29
James replied to Hannah Carroll's discussion Whiskey Trouble
"This is a different direction in whiskey but Blenheim makes a delicious wheat whiskey. If your feeling adventurous give it a go."
Nov 26
James replied to Padre's discussion Girls in football
"Let them play. If they can take a starting position from the guys it is their right. The way I see it, the team should want the best player in each position. Makes the team stronger as a whole. If a guy should feel shame that anyone took his job,…"
Nov 26
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Nov 26
James replied to Jason McGinty's discussion Girlfriend asked me what I want for Christmas
"This is forever the problem isn't Jason? See what you are saying is you want her to use past instances and subtle clues to get a gift that is personalized and fitting just for you. You know who else does that... Ok, so here is the thing about…"
Nov 12
Buffalo Bill replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"My Dad said I had no right to complain if I didn't vote -- and he's right.  I vote by mail :)"
Oct 20
Penelope replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"Renting around here usually includes water, and sometimes includes power.  In 5 years renting, I rarely had a power bill above $50, but HOA dues started around $400 for comparable homes.  Not to mention that even in 2009, at the supposed…"
Oct 20
Penelope replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"This wasn't single-family v. condo, this was costs of ownership (of anything) being twice the cost of renting similar residences in similar neighborhoods.  I eventually rented a place with condos available on the same block.  The…"
Oct 20
Regular Joe replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"That's not the case up here. What you describe would be an exception / oddity north of the border. "
Oct 20
James Sullivan replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"In many places said condo fees include your monthly gas, electric, water, etc, thereby eliminating a lot of those usual expenses & bills..."
Oct 20
Regular Joe replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"Yeah . . . a lot of people don't realize that mortgage payment + monthly condo fees + usual expenses & bills = rarely cheaper than buying a stand-alone home. "
Oct 20
Penelope replied to James's discussion GO VOTE!
"You can now get voter registration forms online.  No need to go to the post office, and no need to skip class. As for advice, "Buy a condo.  Build some equity" - when the cost of such home ownership was twice the cost of renting,…"
Oct 20

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My Wife and beer brewing
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Starship Troopers, American Soldier by Tommy Franks,
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What Dreams May Come, The Pacific, Star Wars
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I like country but I will listen to almost anything... once.
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Leto Atreides II replied to Jack Bauer's discussion 'Manspreading'. The latest in feminist caterwauling ... in the group The Great Debate
"Good luck with that. Mine has had of mind of its own since I was 15."
38 minutes ago
Leto Atreides II replied to Jake Maestas's discussion 50 books challenge
"Speed varies depending on many factors. I'm not surprised you're above average. Rarely does someone who reads 50wpm think about taking up reading as a hobby. "
39 minutes ago
Milo Morris left a comment for Danny j pasichnyk
"True. Thank you for reaching out. Have a Merry Christmas."
40 minutes ago
Will replied to Jack Bauer's discussion 'Manspreading'. The latest in feminist caterwauling ... in the group The Great Debate
"More microagression, essentially.  Andrew Kavlan discusses this sort of thing to good effect. http://www.truthrevolt.org/videos/andrew-klavan-newest-threat-college-campuses-microaggression "
48 minutes ago
Shane replied to Jake Maestas's discussion 50 books challenge
"If you absolutely can't get passed it, Sparksnotes are good."
50 minutes ago
Will replied to Pale Horse's discussion "You Maniacs!" in the group The Great Debate
"I suppose I can understand, intellectually, why you'd call someone who takes a horrific risk that will likely get him killed a "coward," if his action is evil.  And it's a common enough thing; President Bush called the men…"
59 minutes ago
Jake Maestas replied to Jake Maestas's discussion 50 books challenge
"Well, I am very interested in a lot of the books that AOM has suggested on their multiple reading lists.  I will follow the AOM Official reading club as closely as possible throughout the year (I'm currently reading "The Rise of…"
1 hour ago
Will replied to Jake Maestas's discussion 50 books challenge
"What books will you read?  Quality beats quantity!"
1 hour ago

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