Romance is manly. And every man should know how to plan a great night out for his woman. But, let's face it, sometimes ideas are few and far between. This group is for exchanging ideas about the venerable "Date Night" and other acts of romance.
"I'm eighteen years old, and I wear watches. I feel naked when I don't wear one. I wear watches for both fashion and function. The watches I have though are not loud or bright colored. I have an all black watch that I wear with athletic…"
"Look up videos on youtube! There are a lot of good body weight videos out there; you just have to find them.
Here is a body weight chest workout that I did a couple of days ago that killed me.
I did just regular push ups. I did about 6 sets with 20…"
"Sorry, I forgot to check back in on this post. At Supercuts, they used to use clippers on my hair, but it always cut too short, and I was using number 5 clippers. I asked the lady if she could go longer, but she said that clippers only went to…"
"@ B.A. thanks for the insight. I agree and I think you nailed it with the fact that it takes conversation. My barber does scissor over comb on top and clippers on the sides, with clippers over comb to blend it. "
"It appears that I am a bit tardy for this discussion, but I feel the need to reply. I am replying as a professional and barber.
1) All barbers, as well as hairstylists, should be trained in the art of using both shears and clippers. A barber will…"
It sounds like to me there are two problems here. *Disclaimer - this is based only on what your post stated.* Clippers are used as stated by the others to remove bulk this is true. You need to understand that scissors can…"
"Just out of curiosity, why were you so insistent he use scissors? I mean, the idea is to make your hair shorter than it is. Why does it matter, so much to you, which tool he uses to accomplish that?
Clippers are generally used to…"
I read the Art of Manliness article about reviving the barbershop. After I was done reading it, I went to the barbershop in my town, and the barber had me sit down and asked me what I wanted. I told him that I would like my hair scissored; the barber immediately grabbed his clippers and was about to run them through my my hair when I had him stop. I asked him that I wanted scissors, and his whole attitude changed toward me. He rudely told me that he only used clippers, and he grabbed me out of…See More
"And that's totally understandable. But that doesn't mean you may not be subject to social repercussions, even if misguided. Buck the system all you want, but it is much more likely to hurt you, than the system. I choose to pick my battles…"
"It has to do with how it is used.
A non-jewish person saying "Oh, you know Peter, he's a real Jew..." often carries some negative connotations. The way the term has been used by some, nearly puts in in a pejorative category -…"
"Censoring, in some cases, is a strong word. But it is a strong word when it applies to political correctness as well. At the least, those fixated on being PC will shut you out or label you for using the word that isn't "in," or…"
""if there needs to be a change, the leaders of the change should be members of the group. For self-appointed guardians to decide for other ethnicities what they should be offended by seems pretty demeaning."Of course. By the same token,…"
"Although my main concern with PC is the other uses of it as discussed above, there's an ugly underside to the terminology for groups, that we need to be aware of. Maybe we already are. Let's see.
Consider a few groups that have PC updates…"
"If PC is to be defined _only_ as using language to be kind to minority groups, then it's not conflation to link kind language to minority groups to other uses to influence political opinion. Let's just be sure we don't limit it to…"
"My ex was similar to yours. I remember when she started sleeping on the couch and I understood that she had to come back to me (or not) on her terms. I let her sleep there for several weeks and after 7 years of marriage it was painful to…"