"I write occasional letters with fountain pen to friends, even those living nearby. They are always delighted. As a result several of them are buying pens, some fountain and one a holder with nibs. I believe tradition keeps our cultural fabric…"
"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
"Dude, if people are determined to be crude on this site, your righteous indignation is more likely to amuse them than to deter them. Unless the site owner gets involved (which is rare) we have to police ourselves, and sanctimony doesn't…"
"Actually no. Men, how often are we told, at length, about how bad we actually are by other men? I'm not here to coddle people. There are times one can only change when being faced with their consequences at length. This is the type of thinking…"
This is a subject that has been running around my head for sometime. I don't see young men becoming "men" these day. I see "boys" who don't accept responsibility in the world. Its this whole concept of "finding myself" that I don't understand. I don't see them taking any actions of a man of doing what is necessary to survive in this world. They don't want jobs, they don't want an education, they just want to float along. It troubles me because this is the future of the men following behind. I…See More
"You said it was "joking in a misogynistic" context. How is that a joke?
I've been here for several years, and haven't seen anything like that. But, I've also heard "chat" can be quite the clusterfuck…"
"I'll admit, that's worse than I expected, and doesn't belong on this website. That said, given the general tone of the site and most of the posters, I think the best response is not a long, lecturing post. A quick…"