"I generally use 2 blades a week. I shave 6-7 times a week, and do two passes across my entire face, and two more passes below my chin, so I shave a lot. I would think a lot of folks would swap out once a week, but at $.10-$.30 per blade, I think it…"
"I have tried it this today with lukewarm water for the lather and COLD (45F) water to splash on my face before and between passes. I did not enjoy the shave as much and I can't tell if I got a better shave but my face felt tighter afterwards,…"
"I just started using a couple samples of The Art of Shaving after shave balm. It works really well and smells pretty good. Really expensive but I used an almost immeasurable amount, so a bottle probably lasts a long time.
St Charles Shave also…"
"I can say that while I was a good student as a child, most of what I learned was at home. I had a bit of a trick where my father would teach me about a math subject a week prior it being taught in class. It was that we turned it into a game and my…"
"I avoid the doctor appointment if it is a general illness (cold, flu) since I believe time heals most of these ailments in short order. I do however go to the doctor for regular checkups: dentist every 9 months, family doctor 1-2 a year, eye exam…"
"I am a believer that a man pays for the first several dates when feasible and arranged by the man. However common sense must have some role if your low on funds; especially after your generous donation to her charity. I say offer to pay and be…"
Hi there Kevin. Welcome to AoM. Also, thought I'd give you a friendly invite to check out my relatively new group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"I suggest a firm wall of niceness. Thingslike, we dint talk thqt way here. Add in some broken record, as in, Sorry you feel that way, but i dont let people insult my wife. thats interesting, but i dont let people insult my wife.…"
Why is it that nowadays, blue collar men are looked down upon by today's society? Blue collar men and work have played a prominent part in the formation of our society, only to now be viewed as "classless" in many places.. Why are white collar office jobs viewed as more successful than mill/factory jobs? I don't mean this to disrespect white collar professions, I just wonder why our culture has lost the elegant heroism of the rougher hewn vocations.. any thoughts?See More
"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
This group is for all AoM readers who have an association with the armed forces, be it past, present, or future. If you served in a branch of the military yourself, please tell us about your experiences and what the military has meant for your life.See More
"By the description you've given of the scenario I would say you were in the right. You let your mother know that what she said was not courteous of her to say. Unless you used foul language towards your mother or called her names, then I could…"
"As far as approaching the conversation, I think the most important thing is to focus on solutions and compromise. It sounds like from her perspective, you attacked her character by telling her that she meant to demean your wife's ability…"