"This is a good question. I think that I would look at my own behavior. Am I presenting a human being that people would want to imitate? I believe that St. Francis said, "Always preach the Gospel. When absolutely…"
"Whoever controls the media, the images, controls the culture."- Allen GinsbergThose of us over 30 have probably had at least a few moments in recent years when we've taken close, hard looks at society and wonder, "What happened to us?" The changes come slowly, patiently, and unrelentingly, but they are always coming.“If by any chance a playwright wishes to express a political opinion or a moral opinion or a philosophy, he must be a good enough craftsman to do it with so much spice of…See More
Some of the guys I sail with enjoy a good game of cards from time to time, and I thought it would be handy to build a miniature abacus with the same dimensions as the cards for keeping score. Beats pen and paper!Yet to be completed:- Installing an internal wall to separate unit counters- Installing the 1/16" stainless steel rod…See More
"It's not rude to politely request that he refrain from touching you while you're having conversations. In fact, quite the opposite. Frequently injecting one's self into others' personal space without a reason…"
"My first post from a smartphone (useful at times, but obscenely overpriced) so apologies in advance if there's something off about the post, but...
You ask "why" a lot, and I think that's an excellent question to ask. The answer…"
"I would recommend getting something like this: Clamp Edge guide. I ended up using this instead of the fence that came with my first table saw, as I could square this much easier to the blade than the cheap fence. I also found that if i'm…"
As my wife and I unpacked our boxes, we noticed that a few boxes apparently didn't make it off the moving truck - and they don't know what happened to them.One of the items lost was the rip fence to my Ryobi 10" table saw. I've built a crosscut sled for it now, at least, with the help of a scrap of plywood and some clamps (and some calipers to make sure I was parallel with the blade, of course) but I'm still left without a rip fence. I've looked at some ideas on the internet, but my table saw…See More
"Cabela's wanted 35$ for a 50 round box of 230 grain .45 JHP... I remember paying 10-15$ for that stuff back in the day.
I've got a few reloading supplies, but I don't have a complete setup. Seeing that, which I didn't…"
"Nice to see a good woodworking group! My wife and I bought our first house back in February, and she has graciously ceded the garage to me, so I'm in the process of getting it set up. Slow process, and some boxes just vanished…"
"So target shooting and home defense?
1. Do you live in an apartment/condo/duplex or a house? And does anyone live in the dwelling with you?
A heavy FMJ (Full Metal Jacket) .45 or even 9mm will go through the sheetrock very easily if it…"
"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 was wondering similar things almost a year ago when I made Sergeant in the Army. While being active duty is probably very different than reserve, but some things may still apply. The biggest thing I cannot stress enough is to pay…"