"I have no hobbies whatsoever. Never had. Never played a sport, or built anything. Not mechanically inclined. Not really creative. I work and go home to help keep the peace between my daughter and wife. But I live in my imagination. So you don't…"
"The quill is just the tool. You have to know the forms of writing first before you can really use one. That's calligraphy. There are many types of calligraphy, not all of them are flowery. Just look at the constitution…"
"I say waste of time. They're addictive and time consuming. And how are they helping you in life, other than a way to relax (or rev up for some)? I used to like them as a kid and try to keep my daughter from wasting her life…"
"Get your certificate or a degree in ESL. English as a 2nd Language is a great way to meet all kinds of people. A lot of people get a cert. or a degree in EFL (English as a Foreign Language) and go overseas to teach....companies…"
"Reading your last hate-filled response made me go out and by some chick-fil-a. I support them and Mr. Cathy anyway, but this thread tempted me so I had to have the chicken tenders and a salad....delicious!"
"You are assuming that the chick-fil-a is on the campus. It said the local chick-fil-a so I took that as one nearby but off campus. The school probably would have already acted if it was on campus. If it is off, as I thought then…"
"Barefoot, tank tops and shorts. I wear a shirt so I don't gross out my 10 yr old daughter. If o had a son I'd go shirtless. An elegant yet modern way to dress would be a preppy polo shirt, nice shorts or kahkis and some…"
"Ask them what laws were broken by chick-fil-a? Remind them that it is not part of academia nor is Parr of the campus and they have no basis to make any demands. They do have a right to protest the company, as customers. But…"
"We had 97% in ATL. Were not able to make the drive north to see the full shebang (I got called in on a contrac), but should be able to see the next one in seven years. A couple shots from Little Five Points."
"Thank you, Christian. Here are the English and the (Google) German translation. (I am hoping that I was successful in attaching a file to my Word document. I guess we'll just have to see if it worked.)"
"Yes. Saw a ring of fire around a black disk. Supposedly it was the corona, but it was plenty bright.
Had so much fun looking thru my 2 pinhole cameras, seeing it on my tablet, and an occasional look thru eclipse glasses."
A lady came to my church's weekly food pantry (which used clothing as well) who told the ladies there that she couldn't understand them because she only speaks German (which may or may not be true). I told the ladies that I would have a simple set of rules translated into German, and with my one year of German in high school, I could show and read to her these rules next week.I translated using Google from English into German. Are any of you guys able to check my Google translation for…See More
""After action report"
Readied the telescope and target paper (Old middle school science technique.
Made, tested, and readied pinhole viewer.
And then got 10/10 SF Bay Area marine layer (high fog) on the morning.
AND, got one of our…"