"Anything by Sabaton. They're a Swedish metal band that sings about history. Their subjects include D-Day, the siege of Stalingrad, the Somme, the 101st at Bastogne, Vietnam, the battle of Winza, The Thirty Years War, among many others.
"A littel bit of everything. To quote one of my favorite authors:
"A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone,…"
"Undergraduate: Major in History, a minor in Anthropology (mostly by accident). I don't regret it, but given today's job market, I wish I choose something else if I had the opportunity.
Graduate: I am a dissertation away from having a…"
"Classical- Beethoven, Vivaldi and Wagner are among my favorites
Metal- Sabaton is my all time favorite band, they sing about war and history. As a history buff and a metal fan, I can't help but love…"
"My hair started to fall out when I was still in high school, and was noticeably, painfully obvious when I got through college, so I just shaved it off. Completely shaved does make me look tougher/more crazy, which is a plus when dealing with middle…"
"I'm torn about this. On one hand, if someone wants to duel, then that's on their heads. On the other hand, all a duel proves is who is a better shot or better with a sword. If it was legal, I have a feeling that things would spiral out of…"
"Yes it is, and the show is mostly faithful to the books, with a few minor alterations.
A bit of a spoiler: With season three coming up, I'm dreading a certain event (if you read the series, you know what I'm talking about). If you are a…"
"I love fantasy, so when asked for a book recommendation , I always recommend The Song of Ice and Fire Series by George R.R. Martin and the Dresden Files by Jim Butcher.
As I'm writing this, Blind Guardian's Wheel of Time came up on my…"
Hello Gents,I want to gain insight into relationships, but my own experience is limited to flings which never pass 3 months. I know the how of being a gentleman, good relationship partner, and all the stuff a "good man" is supposed to have, but in my head I always boil up doubts about why I'm in a relationship and where she and I are going. These doubts eventually sap my will to continue the relationship because I feel like it's unfair to her, I'm leading her on, these doubts indicate…See More
I met the author of this book on LinkedIn - have gotten his book and LOVE IT!If we are to model our lives after the man - we need to look closely at what He did. Dr. Richard Spillman does a great job of digging into the scriptures and writing an insightful book giving examples that we can truly model.There are so many books that lead us up to Jesus's sacrifice on the cross - this one takes us on a journey of the New Life we are called to life.check it our here - and then buy it in their…See More
"After highschool, my best friend went into the military, for artillary. It's all he wanted to do since he could walk. After he finished his basic training he was in the group known as Personnel Awaiting Deployment. He would train, work…"
"Tim said it best...The guy is a self-absorbed prick. If you take your kid away from one school just because you don't want to have to drive her there--especially after they offered a hardship scholarship--holy hell. I know gas…"