Jonathan, I noticed in your profile that among many other things, you're into photography. There is an AoM Photography Group, and its' membership is growing all the time. Join today. The only requirement is that you love photography. If interested, here's the link: AoM PhotoGroup
Short list: I am interested in animation, directing, film making, short stories, writing, painting, drawing, photography, personal development, personal finance, investing, manliness, becoming a better man, fashion, religion, and my faith.
Stranger in a Strange Land, Hold on to your N.U.T.'s, Personal Development for Smart People, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Watchmen, Sword of Truth series, Song of Ice and Fire series, The Lord of the Rings, anything by Robert Heinlein, Atlas Shrugged, Jonathan Livingston Seagull
Most things animated, The Incredibles, The Shawshank Redemption, Waking Life, Mirrormask
Dave Matthews Band, John Mayer, Josh Groban, Sarah Brightman, Brahms, Dr. Horrible, Broadway (Jekyll & Hyde, Wicked, Phantom of the Opera), Toad the Wet Sprocket,
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.
"Movies: Kung Fu Panda 1 and 2.
Good God. These films blew my expectations. Dreamworks were never known for top quality films before but Christ these films are amazing; they some of the great american comedies.
The main character, Po,…"
So me and a group of friends have started an amateur Bartitsu society and we're pretty much teaching ourselves the martial art among elements of other fighting styles. While not ideal we're doing well, perfecting the techniques. I organise the activities and exercises and try to explain the basics of the technique from the instruction book.I was just wondering if anyone else has done something similar to this? If so do you have any tips of running these sort of clubs or interesting stories of…See More
"Eh. I think musical taste is directly tied to the perception of your experiences in life and is satisfying to the level of the soul (if you believe that a soul exists). Some of that is generational, some of it is cultural, but deep down a person…"
"Bands currently on my MP3 Player:
Older stuff: The Clash, John Lee Hooker, Iggy Pop, The Kinks, Elvis Costello, Warren Zevon, Tom Waits, The Doors, Bob Dylan, Curtis Mayfield, Sly and the Familiy Stone, Eric Clapton, Funkadelic, Grateful Dead, Led…"
"As a follow up to my December post, I had my inaugural colonscopy yesterday. After being warned, repeatedly, that I would be sedated and unable to do much for the rest of the day, it was a surprise that I was awake for at least part of the…"
"Terry I have absolutely zero respect for your opinions and your attitude in general, and I think it is YOU who broadly expresses non-scriptural opinions. Therefore, I have no patience with your hateful nonsense, therefore I reply to you in kind,…"
"Of course, I can only answer about myself.
I place God first. My faith is the prism through which I view - or try to view - all of creation. This prism is ever-changing. Perhaps ever growing like a crystal would be a more apt description. As my…"