Jeff Meehan
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Native Son replied to Jeff Meehan's discussion Knee Problems in the group Exercise
"LIttle late to this particular party. I recently had a knee that was giving me fits.  It felt very odd when climbing stairs, almost like it was going to dislocate backwards and cause a fall.  I finally went to my doctor, and he found no…"
Sep 27, 2014
Charles Neill replied to Jeff Meehan's discussion Knee Problems in the group Exercise
"I have a similar knee problem due to an old injury. Squats pop it out of place, but a LOT of midweight quad leg lifts on the bench - NOT deadlifts or leg presses - tighten things up well enough for a while. "
Aug 1, 2014
Michael J. K. replied to Jeff Meehan's discussion Knee Problems in the group Exercise
"Rick that sounds like good advise I had some old injuries to knees that are starting to make things more difficult.  I will take your advise."
Jul 31, 2014
Jeff Meehan replied to CJames's discussion Best drink orders ever taken in film... in the group Film
"One I liked since I was a kid was Doc Brown in Back to the Future III. And I always got a kick out of Bill Murray fixing things just so in Groundhog Day."
Sep 2, 2013
Jeff Meehan replied to Scott J's discussion Films that choke guys up in the group Film
"Million dollar baby did it for me"
Jul 2, 2013
Jeff Meehan added a discussion to the group Man's Best Friend
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Her name was Jada

I was always afraid of dogs when I was younger. I wanted nothing to do with them. They were big smelly dirty and they made messes everywhere. The barking was loud and they had such big teeth. I remember a friend of mine named Ben, He and his sister Amelia had a large Labrador named Rosie. All she did was bark and vomit what she had eaten out of the garbage. She was often sick or hurt and so she often had one of those cones on her head. My Godparents had dogs. When I was very small they had a…See More
Jun 13, 2013
Jeff Meehan replied to Hunter's discussion Growing a beard tips in the group Men with Beards
"Well how old are you?"
Apr 28, 2013
Jeff Meehan replied to Steve Dallas's discussion Winning again in the group It's Okay To Be An Ass: The Democrats of AoM
"Are you kidding? They're bitching already"
Sep 28, 2012
Jeff Meehan commented on Conrad Neil's group Teddy Roosevelt Appreciators
"Ive got that wallpaper of TR shooting Bigfoot too. Except for the fact that bigfoot doesnt exsist, that machine gun didnt exsist in 1900s, the symbol on his belt isnt right and TR didnt smoke it's perfectly accurate"
Mar 15, 2012
Jeff Meehan joined Conrad Neil's group
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Teddy Roosevelt Appreciators

For those who agree that Teddy Roosevelt was a great, manly man.See More
Mar 15, 2012
Jeff Meehan commented on Mike Norris's group Man's Best Friend
"I'm thinking about getting a collie any advice"
Mar 15, 2012
Jeff Meehan commented on Joseph Victor Newman's blog post So THAT'S the problem! HURR DERR DERP!
"there's a package of 200 on amazon for about 20 bucks if that"
Feb 24, 2012
Jeff Meehan updated their profile
Feb 11, 2012
Hector replied to Jeff Meehan's discussion Knee Problems in the group Exercise
"Lifting is good, provided it isn't overdone and you maintain good body mechanics while you're at it. I prefer bodyweight exercises, primarily it's more practical to my needs. If you need a progression to being able to squat…"
Feb 4, 2012
Jeff Meehan replied to kilogulf59 aka Ken's discussion Opinions needed... in the group Real Shaving
"I use one of those merkur long handles that McKay reccomended and a tweezerman badger hair brush. It gives up some hair so it needs a breaking in. The soap I used to use was that provaso sensitive skin stuff but the shaving soap provided by the guy…"
Jan 30, 2012
John M replied to Jeff Meehan's discussion Knee Problems in the group Exercise
"I used to have significant problems with my knees when I was younger - a simple game of volleyball would hobble me for a day. My aunt, who is a physical therapist, took a look at me, and suggested that it was a weakness with the muscles that support…"
Jan 28, 2012

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Interests
History, Anglophile, Classics, Philosophy, NPR and PBS, Left-wing politics (COMRADES!), Soap (thank you Fight Club), Football, Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh Steelers, General Cowboy Hate (DIE YOU DALLAS DOGS!), Mysteries and Espionage, Self-Improvement
Books
Kathy Reichs, Daniel Silva, Kurt Vonnegut, Edmund Morris' Theodore Roosevelt trilogy, True Grit, Thomas Hardy, Sherlock Holmes, James Ellroy, Christopher Hitchens (RIP), Candy Girl, Starship Troopers, the Gun Seller, The Sunne in Splendour,
Movies
True Grit (the 2010 version Marrion Morrison was a big, fat, draft dodging, hypocrytical, pussy who couldn't act his way out of a paper bag), The King's Speech, Fight Club, Saving Private Ryan, Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese, Jason Reitman, The Blues Brothers, Zulu, Back to the Future, The Star Wars trilogy (before Lucas started fucking with it), Indiana Jones (before Lucas started Fucking with it), Kevin Smith, Lord of the Rings, V for Vendetta (not as scary after 2008), Clockwork Orange, All the President's Men, On the Waterfront, Bridge Over the River Kwai, The Best Years of Our Lives, The Thin Man, The Third Man, Judgement at Nurenburg, Network, Serpico, to Kill a Mockingbird, Paths of Glory, Good Night and Good Luck, Ben-Hur, Peter O'Toole,
Music
Classical, espically Beethoven, Classic Rock, Classic Punk, British Invasion, AC/DC, the Ramones, The White Stripes, Green Day, Bad Religion, Razika, Florence + the Machine,

A Bit of Advice

I went to a community college because I didn't have the money or the grades for someplace big.  Unfortunately I was a shit student and my finincal aid was at the bottom of the to do list i never looked at.  So long story short I went back and forth for several years, never finding a real job or making any real progress in school. Last year i decide to fulfil my lifelong ambition to join the US Army.  But i got an extermely bad case of bronchitus and once they found out i lied to get in i was sent packing. I had been through so much i didnt care.

 

Look whatever you do in the short term make sure you take it seriously and jump in with both feet.  Dont dick around for years.  If you've got an urge like to paint or whatever then take that seriously. Experiment a bit if you don't have any real desires for a career.  That's what college is really about.  Still, Good luck.

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At 9:10am on March 11, 2011, Philip Rodney Moon said…
Welcome to the Union Brothers group Jeff
At 4:04pm on January 27, 2011, Sir said…
Welcome, once-Virginian!
At 1:03pm on January 27, 2011, t-train said…
Welcome to Armchair Generals!  Its good to have you along.
At 1:22pm on December 13, 2010, Slacker said…

Welcome to the Writers Group, Jeff!

 
 
 

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Sir replied to john sorrentino's discussion what to post on my website?
"An article on punctuation, mechanics of writing, and packing punch into writing wouldn't be amiss, since that's a big part of what you're going for. For being manly, you can survey civilizations' ideas (see Manhood in the…"
15 minutes ago
Shane replied to Mongoose's discussion Question on Shoulders/Shirt Fit in the group Exercise
"Your shoulder width is set by bone structure."
1 hour ago
zeke degraw replied to john sorrentino's discussion what to post on my website?
"I think that's a really good idea and the website looks clean. What ideas do you have right now. Try and just do a brain dump on paper and get every idea out. Good, bad, ugly, and then just start narrowing down what you want to write…"
1 hour ago
Mongoose replied to Mongoose's discussion Question on Shoulders/Shirt Fit in the group Exercise
"I alter them myself. The problem is that you cannot alter a shirt's shoulders. I usually am able to find shirts which fit, and have a great wardrobe. It's just an issue for work shirts or other shirts which do not have an athletic fit."
1 hour ago
Clinton R. Ausmus replied to Mongoose's discussion Question on Shoulders/Shirt Fit in the group Exercise
"Have you tried tailored shirts?  Or taking shirts you buy and having them altered?  Alterations aren't as expensive as you'd think they are, and you'll get a much cleaner fit, which will make your frame look even better."
2 hours ago
Mongoose commented on Andrew's group Men with Beards
"Well, I officially have a Yeard, I think. And it's also today that I have my hair cut. Since it appears that the long beard does not make me look more attractive, but less, I shall have my barber trim up my beard (and, thus, elate my wife, who…"
2 hours ago
Jim joined OldSoul_76's group
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Date Night Ideas

Romance is manly. And every man should know how to plan a great night out for his woman. But, let's face it, sometimes ideas are few and far between. This group is for exchanging ideas about the venerable "Date Night" and other acts of romance.
2 hours ago
Mongoose added a discussion to the group Exercise
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Question on Shoulders/Shirt Fit

Tell me if what I am noticing is a real phenomenon, or just me:I've been lifting for about two years, and there is muscular growth around my chest, biceps, and triceps. This has affected how my shirts fit, and I've needed to give away many of my old t-shirts and dress shirts. However, I am not sure what's happening with shirts with regard to the shoulder seam.That seam where the sleeve connects with the torso of the shirt should be at the top of your arm, not down your arm. If it's down your…See More
2 hours ago

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