"I have one of these GEM micromatics. I first learned how to use a safety razor with it a few years ago. I'd say it's not the most user friendly right out of the gate. There are definitely more forgiving razors out there but…"
"I have been shaving every other day with one of three Micromatics for the past year. I have two clog-prufs and one classic. As long as I'm careful, I can avoid cuts and achieve some of the closest shaves.
In my opinion, the trick is to keep the…"
"I did a lot of reading last night, and this morning gave it another go. There are some things to learn about safety razors before just diving in, it seems. Damn this thing shaves close. No nicks or cuts, no irritation.
I have an old Gem Micromatic, exactly like the one in the third photo in the bakelite case here: http://wiki.badgerandblade.com/MicromaticI used this once a really long time ago. It was awful. Now, I wouldn't hesitate to chalk that up to bad technique or a cheap blade. But does anyone use these daily? Is there a secret I'm missing?See More
"Right. Biased judges and criminals create a narrative that doesn't exist. Rational people understand common sense crime prevention and reduction methods. Liberals cry about racism with nothing to back up those charges, as per usual."
"Not a black church in NYC, I'll bet. Or any place where a stop and frisk policy has been widely implemented.
Nope. Cleveland Ohio. Where they draw a distinct difference between Community policing, and Stop and…"
"As I said before, the CDC report shows three clear factors in dramatically reducing crime. Oddly one done in Massachusettes on drunk driving also correlated to the same thing: Increased patrolling, community outreach, and rolling back last call.…"
"I could meet you there. If you coupled it with an effective community policing program, or as you put it community outreach. But make it maybe a directive, and less a policy. If that even makes sense (can't seem to find the…"