Is it my imagination or are common batteries actually becoming more unstable? In the past couple of decades it "seems" that batteries are getting worse. They have ruined a handful of my devices. They…Continue
Hello Just found this site through a side door whilst Googling around for info on antique shotguns of all things and when I saw the monicker of "Manly Arts" I thought, WTF another testosterone…Continue
"Who along the chain has the most to loose and least gain...a 19 year old kid. War always was a good business opportunity but in recent times it is so blatant and the profit line is right at the soldiers back...not 5,000 miles up stream."
"I think my original response speaks directly to the heart of your question. It's very easy to see blatant rudeness but most of the time nice people don't even know they are being rude. How many times have you been flipped off on the…"
"Some so-called good people can be very rude and not even know it. Every spring on a nice sunny Sunday mornings carloads of nice people drive around the country side (we live on a farm in a rural area) with a bible and try to save other folks. They…"
""the point of the spear". It seems now that the point of the spear is there only to protect the gilded shaft of commercial interest visa vis Halliburton et al. The low paid point now protects the high paid "hired gun". Efficiency…"
"I read that he kept meticulous genetic records on this like someone breading dogs. In those days any percentage of black blood at all to I think one percent made you black and therefore eligible for slavery."
"Tea...I don't drink enough of it...to much coffee. I read about a study on Alzheimer and those afflicted with it who were British tea drinkers. I seems that British tea drinking is almost as "systematic" as Japanese tea drinking and…"
"So then it follows that if you smoke pot your a stoner, drink a beer your a drunk, look at a nude painting your a pornographer?
Don't think so. I do all these but I am none of them. I eat pizza by the truckload but I am not Italian."
"It seems that most of these comments are based upon nothing more than personal biases or morals.
I once new a guy in high-school, a truly tragic figure. He was a real jock and football hero. He used to get stinkin drunk on the weekends and fight…"
"I think a man needs a good mix of the normal 'blokey' stuff like football etc and 'non-blokey' stuff.
I have no problems at all going in to the garden to pick flowers for the lounge room. Yet I also like to be tough…"
Disc Golf, Gardening, hunting, trout fishing, native grass restoration, canoe, pottery, print & antique collecting, rebuilding antique lights, Japanese maples, Buddhism and science. I am also ADD as you can see.
Nonfiction, science, history, and existentialism.
documentaries, Humor and adventure
Almost everything across all genres except contemporary country. I listen to music aprox 8-10 hours /day
“The dissatisfied mind is the fundamental element of human nature .”
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"I am one of those that Paul mentions as having "The Gift of Singleness." It was never my intention to be single for as long as I have. Most of the women I've dated have been dissatisfied with aspects of who I am. So instead of…"
"Seem dead may actually be damn alive and kicking but you cannot and will not see it. My wife and I have a had an argument in front of friends and they ever realized it. Its the subtle things that carry allot of weight in some…"
"There probably was a better word to use ... mostly, because it's not gay. Disfavored epithets have their moments, but it ought to make sense.
If you're going to use politically incorrect terms like that, just own it. …"
"My guess would be that you're vastly overestimating ... and, you're probably not as attuned to marital health as you think you are. You're not married; you probably don't know as much as you think you do.