I've never had a garage or a remote garage door opener. The one I have now came with the house so I've never had to program or configure it. The glitch is that I have to stand literally in front of…Continue
""So when the minimum wage raises to 15 and people like me have worked so hard for 17, will I get compensated too?"
So this is less about whether or not it's a good idea to have a higher minimum wage and more about your frustration…"
""How often has this happened... Someone asks you "so how's work?" Right as you fork a big bite into your mouth. You can't spit it out. So you go "mm" and nod. And chew. And you put a finger up. And chew faster. Now…"
""Things I'd rather do to socialize with friends: barbecue"
You want to socialize with your friends by BBQing and then what? Throw all the food away and call it a day? Go eat in silence in your own little corners?"
YES!! This story strikes very close to home. My family came north from the Charleston area 2 generations back. We're not 100% sure if we're part of the Gullah population. I do remember hearing my great grandmother and great-great grandmother both using Gullah expressions. We also have Cherokee ancestors starting with my great-great grandmother, and going back. That kind of inter-marriage was not uncommon in Gullah communities.
Can I ask you a question? what does this description of a Tai Chi mean? The whole martial arts thing is so varied that I honestly am not sure what to take from that description.
"Tai Chi Chuan translates to “Grand Ultimate Fist” and is an internal form of martial arts. This Chen style is based on the theory of yin & yang and the philosophy of Chinese medicine. In traditional Chinese martial arts there are both outdoor and indoor teaching methods. The form taught at VMAA is an indoor or family form received in Tai Chi Chuan men’s tradition."
Saw your post over at Christian men. Not a member, so I thought I'd leave a quick comment here. Mark Shea covered this a few days ago, here. Short version: The media gets almost everything the last two popes have been saying wrong.
"For what it's worth, there is plenty of upward mobility available in insurance sales. An acquaintance of mine -- I know him through my kids' school -- is a State Farm agent. Does very well for himself. His wife isn't…"
"I know of not one but two men who thought investing in out-of-the-Philly-area PA real estate was a good idea.
Both of them lost lots of money, had difficulty pulling out, got screwed by tenants and regretted doing what they did. But good luck, if…"
"I always take a can of tuna because it stores and it provides a lot of good nutrients. I also always keep a few granola bars in my fishing vest so I don't have to leave a good hatch for food. Outside of those two, really depends if…"