"i started out just as many young, inexperienced players do, at winger. moved quickly to fullback and that is where i played the bulk of my time. i loved playing fullback for a few different reasons. i love putting the ball on my foot, and at…"
all things outdoors... rafting (as a job and a hobby), kayaking, hiking, biking, skiing, boating, grilling, shooting guns at the range, fitness, music, sports (playing and watching), RUGBY
The Bible, The Shack, Wild at Heart, The Great Divorce, The Godfather, To Kill A Mockingbird, In Cold Blood, The Sound and The Fury, The Great Gatsby
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, The Dark Knight, all those stupid Will Ferrell movies, Braveheart, Gladiator, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Pay It Forward, Forrest Gump
any music with talented musicians... Dave Matthews Band, O.A.R., John Mayer, John Mayer Trio, Muse, Weezer, Led Zeppelin, Boston, Pink Floyd, Coldplay (yes, i said Coldplay), this list could go on forever.
"Never doubt in the dark what God has shown you in the light!" ~Victor Raymond Edman
"One good thing about music is when it hits you, you feel no pain." ~Bob Marley
"A setback is just a set-up for a comeback" ~Robert Green
"There's a continuum of force, and cops are authorized to use one level above a perpetrators level in an assault. So if an offender is using fists, you're allowed a baton. If an offender is using a blunt I object as a weapon (intending…"
"The problem with your question is that (in this case) you're asking a police officer to judge the intent of someone who had already committed a felony to determine the severity of the threat. Brown had ample opportunity to not die. He chose to…"
"I didn't ignore it...I understand that it is legally permitted to use deadly force in response to a threat to ones self.
I'm just asking if there is any stipulation on the severity of the threat, or if any threat of physical…"
"Albert Brooks had a monologue in Broadcast News in which he tries to talk Holly Hunter into loving him rather than William Hurt. It starts with something like, "Tom, despite being a very nice guy, is the devil," and it ends with…"
I can appreciate all of that, but surely a line must be drawn somewhere...or is any level of threat or assault punishable in the same way? The threat of a black eye or fisticuffs is not a good enough reason to legitimize the…"
"I put rowing -- but on a machine -- back into my upper-body workouts a few months, ago, and am really enjoying it. I count it as cardio rather than strength, and I've heard that it's a better cardio workout than an elliptical or a…"