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"1. You might not think you are eating that much or very poorly but you might be surprised. I used an app called My Fitness Pal to help track what I ate and how much I exercised. I knew my eating habits were pretty poor but…"
"One of my favorite stores lately is "Thrift". Plenty of brands to choose from at a very good price. Obviously you need to take some time and check for defects, rips, stains, etc. You can even pick up some high end items,…"
"A couple things you can try.
1. Do many sets for a few reps each. If, for example, your max is 225; do sets w/ 190# (~85% of max) - 10 sets of 3 reps each.
2. Try pre-exhausting the assisting muscles - the triceps and anterior…"
"I learned to shake someone's hand at a young age. It wasn't exactly stated word for word. It was through shaking my dad's, uncle's, grandfathers, etc, etc, etc, hands and learning "first hand" what a proper…"
"Nothing wrong with a gin and tonic. I love them and drink them quite often. Other options:
1. Sip a scotch neat (not because I think it's the "proper way" to drink it rather you *can* nurse it for a while without…"
""As for the colors... I don't know why everyone is so concerned that it will be dark. There is a dark element in the design...but the wall murals should brighten it right up. I've discovered that I enjoy painting…"
"How about some charts/posters for the inexperienced? Charts describing max heart rate, target heart rate zone, exercises one can do on the BowFlex, etc. etc. Posters of the muscles, their actions, flexibility exercises, and such.
"The DoE has a tactical unit?! What is it, commandos with rulers who break in and give you detention? The civilian thing... That's a little different. It's a common term used in state jobs (think police, fire department, EMS, even some ER…"
"You think that's nasty?
*Looks at who I'm replying to*
Holy crap. I guess your parents let you have access to the computer again. What's the over/under on when you get grounded again?
For those who don't remember this douchebag a…"
"Ok. Trust. The ability to confide in one another. Excellent basises for a strong friendship. Again, sounds a lot like Liz (my best friend) and I. If she is interested in continuing the friendship, run with it! It doesn't sound like there would…"
"i think you miss understood what i meant when i said there would be no chance of us hooking up. when i say "hooking up" i meant having sex. were both Christians. i dont want to date her for other reasons. honestly we really dont have a…"
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More