The Old Man and the Sea, Brothers Karamazov, Critique of Pure Reason, Aristotle's Physics, Everything by Chesterton, The Lord of the Rings, Great Expectations
In a Better World, No Country for Old Man, James Bond, Good Will Hunting, Band of Brothers
Bourbon & Bitters, The Head and the Heart, Fleet Foxes, Mumford & Sons, Elliott Smith, Danny Schmidt,
"Andromache, dear one, why so desperate? Why so much grief for me? No man will hurl me down to Death, against my fate. And fate? no one alive has ever escaped it, neither brave man nor coward, I tell you-it's born with us the day that we are born." -Th Iliad
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"Question is, why? Here's why I ask:
I am a bagpiper. Somewhere, WAY down my mongrel heritage, I have Scots blood. All that being said, when I first started playing the pipes, I thought wearing a kilt was cool. I wore one quite often, actually.…"
"I'm wondering whether any of the traditional, established fraternal groups would be into sponsoring or facilitating a "youth outreach" along the lines of what you're describing. They have resources and experience that might…"
"What leads you to believe there is little for young men in these organizations?
I'll tell you what led me to believe that, before I joined one (Knights of Columbus): ignorance of what they did. It wasn't entirely my fault.…"
I'm not talking about orders not accepting young men. I'm talking about the reasons for young men not joining.
There is little for them in most of these organizations, hence why they don't have many young people in these…"