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Started this discussion. Last reply by Regular Joe Dec 2, 2013. 24 Replies

Last night I went to a pipe smoking event, it was the first time I had went to something like that and I didn't know what expect. When I got there I mostly sat around and listened to the other…Continue

Hello from Ontario.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Vytautas Nov 24, 2013. 1 Reply

Hello gentlemen,My name is Michael, I have been a long time reader of the Art of Manliness and as you can I am a long time member, but not a long time contributor. I have a lot of interests varying…Continue

 

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Eric Y. replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"Finding out my grandfather was a Mason is what sparked my interest. I did my research for over a year on the subject and talked to a few Masons I knew. Talking with the people in the lodge and getting to know them over the dinners before called…"
May 15, 2015
Edward Andrew Fox replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"Rusty: glad to read that you're in and getting started. They vote on my candidacy in 2 days."
Mar 31, 2015
Mongoose replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"Edward, me, too. I will be inducted(?) in a couple weeks into apprenticeship. And, as nerdy, (uuber nerdy) as it sounds, it is a bit like being a kid on Christmas Eve. But if you repeat that, I will deny it!"
Feb 25, 2015
Mongoose replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"What?!? They're only theories? Drat. Now I want to quit! lol"
Feb 25, 2015
Edward Andrew Fox replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"I am also just petitioning a lodge right now. I believe it will be presented at the next lodge meeting in just a couple of weeks. I am so excited to enter the craft. It feels like Christmas Eve. I have a friend and former college who has been in the…"
Feb 25, 2015
Charles Neill replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"Family legacy for my part as well, but I do get a great belly laugh reading all the conspiracy theories, I'm half waiting for some crackpot to tie the Freemasons and Alien Abductions to cross-breed chupacabras with Bigfoot or something..."
Jul 29, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Good work brother, I am still battling with the work, one part still eludes me. Again, well done!"
Apr 12, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Good luck Bro. Steinschreiber. Tuesday is my first lodge of instruction night, it will be weird seeing some of the brethren in an informal setting."
Mar 28, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Wow, I am still somewhat speechless. Had my initiation last night, still trying to connect the dots, or even find the dots for that matter. An evening that was well worth the wait."
Mar 26, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Congrats Shawn!"
Mar 19, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Thanks, for the advice Jeff, there is a lot of good insight on this page. I find that I am very excited, but very nervous, especially about being blindfolded. That will be something I would have to work through."
Mar 11, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Hey guys, I just found out that I will be initiated on March 25th."
Mar 10, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on Anthony Giannotti's group Mustaches
"Hello gents, I loved my moustache. I say loved because I shaved it recently and it can't grow back fast enough. Every man is entitled to a few errors in judgement aren't they?"
Mar 3, 2014
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Mar 3, 2014
Michael Doucette commented on James Machamer's group Freemasonry
"Congratulations Shawn, I like hearing about these initiation experiences. I am told that I should be receiving my initiation night in April."
Mar 3, 2014
Jeff "Jeffro" Kylberg replied to Michael Doucette's discussion What made you want to be a Mason in the group Freemasonry
"Probably because it was important to my father, his father and his father before him."
Feb 9, 2014

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Interests
Reading, writing, learning, music (playing and listening), pipe smoking and freemasonry (waiting to be initiated).
Books
Art of War, Art of Peace, Book of Five Rings, The Tao of Pooh and The Five Agreements.
Movies
The Bourne Series, Star Trek 2, 3 and Into Darkness, The Original Star Wars Trilogy, TMNT 1 and the Original Karate Kid.
Music
I have an eclectic taste, but my feel good music is generally Sinatra, Jimmy Buffet, Weezer and Willie Nelson.

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At 10:07am on November 24, 2013, Herb Munson said…

Hey Michael, welcome to The Great Debate. Great to have you with us!

At 8:11pm on November 23, 2013, TKM said…

Hey! Cool, another Ontario person!  Welcome to AoM.

 

I see you're interested in Freemasonary, I just completed my interview, am now waiting on the results of the vote, maybe we'll be brothers some day.

 
 
 

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Steve Dallas replied to Sam K's discussion Should freedom of speech apply absolutely to the internet? in the group The Great Debate
"He read one thing on one website that vaguely presented it another way and he can find one obscure reference that has no basis in reality, so obviously you are wrong"
26 minutes ago
Steve Dallas replied to Joshua's discussion Favorite Truck?
"It is $4k more for the diesel. It only becomes worth while if you own the vehicle well over 5 years.  But yeah, the extra torque and the  700 miles per tank sounds great. I'd wait at least a year, they just released it with that…"
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Sam K replied to Sam K's discussion Should freedom of speech apply absolutely to the internet? in the group The Great Debate
"By classic left/right politics it's pure left.In the modern since it's not, but that's more because the "egalitarian/dem. socialist left" really has more in common with nationalism than it doesn't with left in the…"
42 minutes ago
Regular Joe replied to Sam K's discussion Should freedom of speech apply absolutely to the internet? in the group The Great Debate
""the internet is the closest to anarchism that one can really get so there's no further-left one could go in that regard." Anarchism is neither left nor right."
1 hour ago
Carl Monster replied to David R.'s discussion Profanity and Vulgarity
"You curse in front of boys? Why do you feel the need to use the term chick when you already stated that fact about women? Are they different? Just curious. I never hear that term used in conversation."
1 hour ago
Mike S. replied to Joshua's discussion Favorite Truck?
"Didn't even know it was a diesel. Diesel prices are lowest in a decade supposedly (from cursory research) and diesel vehicles hold value longer. So this actually is a plus for me. "
1 hour ago
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Favorite Truck?
"I'll admit that my "favorite" truck is mostly because it is going to be my first truck as well.  Will be getting it this Wednesday or Thursday. 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLT with the 5.2 liter Magnum V8.  Only has 90,000…"
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Michael Martin replied to Tyler M.'s discussion Females in Combat Roles in the group The Great Debate
"As a man with 2 daughters and 3 sons who are all grown, two of my sons have been in the military, my daughters are just not equipped to be soldiers. I do realize that some women are just as able to become any type of soldier that they would like to.…"
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