"Hear, hear. Have said this for years. European schools with far more recess and far less testing, like Finland, turn out underemployed, booze-raddled adults who can quote Tolstoy and Shakespeare.
That said - I'm for assisted suicide. Why not?…"
"Hey Kenneth, You must have seen the movie "Soylent Green". It was a good movie
but was ahead of it's time.
I have lived in The Netherlands and Germany for 2 years in one place and 5 in the another. I'm…"
" I don't see why people and lawmakers are so opposed to euthanasia. It's been allowed in European countries for years. America needs to catch up with the rest of the world in this matter and many others too.
"I will never die because whoever earns the title "U.S. Marine" never gets the order to die. That's what my DI said anyway.
I'm not afraid to die, but I am afraid to stop living.
Illegitimi non carborundum"
"Canada is currently engaged in that debate. A lot of people want euthanasia to be legal. Québec is treating it as legal because their position is that our constitution doesn't bar it. It'll certainly happen here sooner or later.…"
"In the end I figure if you have lived a satisfying life and can honestly say you have done your best to try to live a quality and honorable life, death becomes a completion and not a scary interruption."
"First IED I survived I was more in line of "What the hell, why is everything moving so slow?" And smoke filled in the vehicle.
The last one I experienced my reaction was, "Are You F@ckin Serious!"
But my shoot…"
"Interesting, I read an awful lot of fear of pain and suffering here.
I wonder if that portends embracement by the medical establishment of death as a treatment for certain conditions, rather than fighting it at all costs."
"To be honest, I am afraid of dying to some extent. Not so much 'being dead' but the events leading up to it, wondering how you might die, whether it will be a painful, drawn-out process etc does scare me. Also while I'm not a…"
How do I delete all my posts from the sex group. I'm interested in continuing with the group, but was harangued incessantly by Jack Bauer there-seems like a really mean fellow who brought his shit into that thread on me. Seems he's done it to others at AoM. How to delete?
"Way too much peeing and moaning about toilets. Any guy who's been at an arena concert knows the men's room becomes unisex during the evening. For that matter, there are any number of small eateries (Think Starbucks) that have…"
"The day I got back with my ex after nearly four months of seperation. We went to the bay and frolicked all day with the wind and fall leaves on the ground. I've never seen such an amazing smile on anyone's face. I haven't…"
"Part of their job as the AIA, is to provide guidance to their members as it relates to best practices. Example, energy conservation is considered best practices. These changes were brought about by manufacturers and special niche groups:…"