There is no easy way to begin this message, so I'll just give it to you straight. A friend of mine recently told me she was molested several years ago by her piano teacher, and when I asked further…Continue
"Thanks for your input. I find the Australian precedent of gun control rather fascinating, as there were many parallels between Australian attitudes on gun ownership prior to the gun laws of the nineties and current American ones, and the success of…"
"Alright, well judging by some of the previous input, I don't quite have the ethos that a lot of you do, but I might still have a thing or two to contribute.
Some people think that the Old West was some kind of golden age for the liberty…"
"Now would you be so kind as to respond to my questions? Do you think a military intervention would have been possible, and what do you think would be an appropriate way to learn from the incident and prevent it from occurring again?"
"You're right, I apologize. I think that it was handled less than perfectly. With regard to what they called it immediately after, I believe that this was done so that the perpetrators could be properly tracked down (playing dumb to catch the…"
"I don't really understand those of you who think Obama has ramped down the GWOT... that's not to say he has decimated Islamic extremism (cut off one head, two more grow back), but he certainly hasn't been soft on terrorists with the…"
"Something that usually works well is just passively agreeing with his ridiculous insults like he is a toddler telling you he can fly. If he says something, you just reply "whatever you say, sweetheart." Eventually, the friends will realize…"
"The easiest and nicest way is to hear the opinions and not discuss them. Not to justify, argue, or convince, but put up a wall of "nice."
Agree when you can, always be polite, and never explain. Never bring it up. Use phrases…"
"Personally I don't see the "mixed messages" others have referred to. She has pretty much said "I like you but now is not a good time" that is pretty clear. This issue is you're only hearing the first part.Don't get…"
I recently moved to Greenville, SC and I don't really know many people. I have tried Craigslist and reached out to a few people but don't see to be able to find the right roommate. Does anyone have any advice? See More
"Let it go...time to do what is best for you. She has sent you mixed messages, a friend of hers is involved. Says she is moving away. It is getting messy up in here. She wants it both ways and is perhaps playing with you until…"
"In short, it's time to move on.
There really is nothing to be gained by gestures or hoping to draw it out or change her mind (bar more disappointment), just let it go (easier said than done, I know, but that is life).
Chances are, you…"
"Um...first off, my anti-gun for self defense friend...ironic avatar you got there considering your argument. Which I shall now dismantle.
Actually, the saying goes: "Don't bring a knife to a gun fight." So there goes the first part…"