"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
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
I have a cautionary tale for my fellow outdoorsmen out there. I went hiking solo today through some less traveled canyons near where I live. I unknowingly ended up off trail and was aggressively bouldering to get up and around some obstacles, mainly a decent sized waterfall. I kept pushing because I thought this was my route, and the knowledge that I wouldn't need to go down because I was on a loop. Anyway, I finally got up the bulk of it and couldn't find anything that resembled a trail.…See More
"Good evening gentleman, just purchased an inexpensive safety razor along w/a 3 pc.set of shave soap from Walgreens. The razor appears similar to what my granddaddy use to use. I must need some practice, the first shave although effective, ultimately…"
It's just seems natural that Art of Manliness should have a barbershop group. My intent of this group is to gather and share general thoughts and experiences concerning barbershops. Anything from a good barbershop that you have found to pictures and stories of shops you have visited to discussing anything barbershop. See More
"I was told at a young age that I wasn't good looking enough to go without a shirt, so that made me afraid to be seen shirtless in public places for several years, until a friend of mine helped give me the self confidence to never mind what…"