"Buy yourself a good 20 foot snake at your local hardware store. The plug is probably farther down the sewer line. Also, since you’re in a basement, there’s probably not enough fall or head pressure to drive organic matter…"
"I have done aerobic and weight training much of my life. A few years ago I became a vegan (for health reasons) but I haven't noticed any difference in my training results. Here's a short video that might clear a few things…"
"I’ve always been creative and analytical and feel like a career in advertising would suit me best, but I don’t meet the entry requirements.
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"“Moral certainty is always a sign of cultural inferiority. The more uncivilized the man, the surer he is that he knows precisely what is right and what is wrong. All human progress, even in morals, has been the work of men who have…"
Many municipal libraries have a lot of great stuff to offer:
Story time for the kids
Cultural passes for things like museums, parks, educational venues, gardens, etc.
DVDs and Blue Ray (lots of movies, non-fiction and educational…"
"For winter use get yourself a set of fitted micro-fleece sheets—we got ours from Ross for about $23. They are unbelievably soft and warm. Also, you can google “bachelor bedroom ideas (images)” for some great ways to set…"
Have you considered joining a gym? My experience is that many people who buy home exercise equipment don’t follow through and expensive machines end up gathering dust in the attic. I like exercise clubs because they have a…"
"Look, your life doesn’t depend on any specific job, any one house, any particular car and especially only one woman! You may need a job, a house, a car, or even a woman—but you DON’T need any particular job, house car or…"
"I'm partial to Sherlock Holmes on audiobook. They're shorter than novels, being short stories (although the 4 novels are also good). So it's not as boring as trying to get through a novel. Also, they're…"
"+1 JB, you said this very well.
I too could never tolerate a girlfriend who is "always right" or who "walks all over" me. I've ended relationships over that kind of thing.
The damaging thing about the view of the…"