Mark Elliott
  • Male
  • Woodland, WA
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share
 

Mark Elliott's Page

Latest Activity

Mark Elliott replied to Anthony McKenzie's discussion Self-Reliance / Independence
"Avoid debt, except for your home mortgage.  Pay that off as soon as possible too.  (10 years beats 30 years.)  Look at every bill every month and think of how to make it smaller.  Drive a good used car that's both reliable…"
Jun 30, 2015
Mark Elliott updated their profile
Jun 30, 2015
Mark Elliott replied to Chris Badgett's discussion Can I Get Your Opinion on Something ... Is Gardening Manly?
"The very first job any man had was the tend a garden.  It was called "The Garden of Eden.""
Jun 30, 2015
Mark Elliott posted a photo
Jun 30, 2015
Mark Elliott replied to RiotReiben's discussion Manly advice for short guys?
"Move to Mexico.  You'll be a giant."
Sep 12, 2013
Mark Elliott replied to Lynn Jones's discussion What is a manly job for 15 year olds
"First of all, it is manly to work.  It is not manly to not work.  There is honor in work.  There is dishonor in laziness.  The seemingly lowest employee of a McDonald's cleaning toilets stands a mile above the slickest…"
Sep 9, 2013
Mark Elliott replied to Alex Romo's discussion What's your manly hobby?
"It changes from month to month, or season to season.  I just spent about three months figuring out how to get a razor sharp edge on almost any knife.  Before that I learned how to drop a squirrel at 10 yards with a BB pistol.  Before…"
Sep 6, 2013
Mark Elliott replied to Frost's discussion surviving anywhere.
"Where there's a will, there's a way.  But, knowledge is important.  Watch one episode of "Naked and Afraid" (Discovery Channel.)  Then you'll learn that the #1 physical need is clothing and shoes. …"
Sep 6, 2013
Mark Elliott is now a member of Art of Manliness
Jul 18, 2013

Profile Information

Interests
playing musical instruments, shooting pistols, sharpening knives, the US e-con-o-me, ways to do things more simply and less expensively
Books
the bible, everything written by John G. Fuller, everything written by David Hatcher Childress, apocalyptic fiction
Movies
Aliens (sci-fi & Vietnam rolled into one film), The Stand, The Deer Hunter, Apocalypse Now, Jarhead, The Day After, Threads, The Road
Music
modern worship music, nearly everything on the radio between 1970 and 1990
Quote
"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it" George Santayana

Mark Elliott's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Art of Manliness to add comments!

Join Art of Manliness

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Latest Activity

John Muir replied to Spinne's discussion Music Thread
"For the last several months, I've been listening to music from an organization named "Playing For Change". They promote music education around the world, and cultural interaction. They have a program called "Songs Around The…"
2 hours ago
Lumberjoe replied to Heath Edward O'Donnell's discussion Gaming and Proper Social Actions
""* Politics is a story-killer.  Stories prosper when they're about characters, not when those characters are there to serve an ideology, whatever the ideology is.  I suspect the blowback on the new Ghostbusters! was not just…"
2 hours ago
Brad replied to Brad's discussion I've lost a lot of weight! How should I expect my life to change?
"Thank you, my friend. "Steady as she goes"."
2 hours ago
Sir replied to Heath Edward O'Donnell's discussion Gaming and Proper Social Actions
"I haven't seen the new Star Wars, but I can think of other reasons for fans to react badly to having their pop culture areas changed in accordance with feminism: * Fans always gripe about any change * "...without coming across as…"
2 hours ago
Lumberjoe replied to Heath Edward O'Donnell's discussion Gaming and Proper Social Actions
"Coincidentally (really!) this article popped up in my feed during the weekend: https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/why-nerds-are-so-sexist?utm_source=vicefbanz&utm_campaign=global It's actually quite enlightening. Here's an…"
3 hours ago
Salt Dragon replied to Brad's discussion I've lost a lot of weight! How should I expect my life to change?
"I don't agree.  People who make life changes for the better are often condescending to those that don't or haven't yet so I find his advice sound.  "
6 hours ago
Salt Dragon replied to Brad's discussion I've lost a lot of weight! How should I expect my life to change?
"In my case I didnt lose weight as much as moved it around through exercise.  I find myself less cold because the cardiac training seems to improve blood blow. "
6 hours ago
Profile IconKilted Bear and Bradley Rudolph joined Pale Horse's group
Thumbnail

Sons of the C.S.A.

Not white supremacists,Neo-Nazis, or Klan members. Men who are proud of their Confederate Heritage, or just want to discuss various aspects of the Civil War and its effects. Everyone is welcome.See More
10 hours ago

© 2017   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service