Hello Gentlemen! My name is Matt and I am new to the forum here. I am from a small town in WV about an hour from out capital. I am a history teacher at the middle school level. To tell a little about…Continue
"I agree with both of you; my real sticking point is getting rid of the monuments because there were some important southern figures. I also like your point Travis, the stars and bars weren't even used most often but the KKK and other hate…"
"I almost fear to bring this up, but in light of the shooting in Charleston there has been a huge backlash against confederate memorials and the flag. Should we as a nation just wipe the memory away? As a amateur Civil War historian I refuse to…"
"One thing I've noticed is that by dressing well, I don't have as many problems with parents in face-to-face encounters. I think a sweater vest/khaki combo will always beat the blue jeans/untucked plaid combination some of my fellow…"
"I Really think the clothes maketh the man. As long as your deeds in the classroom and office can back it up. Here's a picture of me at a school even. As the Head of Grade 3 I wanted to stand out a little. Compared to just a shirt and tie all…"
""The moral is the story is that hats aren't dead, but we must as manly hat wearers help kill the image of the ironic hipster rocking out his 20 dollar wal mart brand fedora. "
Nowadays thats how you wear hats, well for my generation…"
"Not at all, people have different tastes - I think them hats are nice, and especially the last one..
Dont see why any of you want to kill off a fashion trend? If you dont like it, dont wear it.. but its whats happening and isnt going to stop"
"Even today, the term BARBER SHAVE remains known as a luxurious indulgence. And, as the definition of a close shave.
The AIDS scare caused a lot of this to die off back in the 80s, but with proper hygiene it's easy for a barber to…"
"Maybe the left/right political dichotomy is naive. Maybe there's a Y-axis between totalitarianism and libertarianism. Maybe the Nazis were centrists. Maybe, and I know this sounds completely ridiculous, but just maybe, there's a Z-axis as…"
"Those both seem like good reads! I will have to pick them up. I love those books I can sink my teeth into. Don't get me wrong, I love my fluffy reads... but I feel I enjoy things with real substance much more."