After getting inspired by this site, I decided to buy a traditional safety razor and get away from the disposable multiple-blade razors. I tried it this afternoon after work...and I shredded my face…Continue
"I understand that DNA test results are rather broad and don't offer much detail. For example, my origins are Swedish and I would learn that I have a Nordic background, which could include Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. That…"
"A cousin of mine did research on my dads side of the family through ancestry.com. I was told I was related to Vikings who settled in the Orkney islands in northern Scotland. DNA results said my family actually came from medieval Normandy and settled…"
"I have gotten a little more comfortable going shirtless outside my home when doing yard work on hot days. However, there is one neighbor next door, a single woman in her 50s, and I'm a bit self-conscious around her. So when…"
"I agree with Liam's suggestions, especially the second one.
Also, in my opinion, the often-quoted "two months of salary" guideline is absolute nonsense. I didn't spend anywhere near that much for my wife's engagement…"
"Here's an idea for your man-space: go on eBay and find an antique map of your home state/province, then have it framed. Old maps are very masculine, great conversations starters, and fairly inexpensive."
"It was hot and humid this evening here in Iowa, and I was mowing the lawn. I started out in a sleeveless t-shirt, but I finally pulled it off and did the rest of the yard shirtless. It felt great! Granted, it was the back yard only, but still,…"
“Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death, the most exalted object which we are capable of conceiving, namely, the production of the higher animals, directly follows. There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according to the fixed law of gravity, from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being,…See More
Best I can tell, your complaint is that men -- particularly Asian or Korean men -- aren't into dark-skinned women. You say your parents immigrated to the U.S., so it doesn't sound like you live in Asia. You call yourself a…"
"I'll have to think about this some more, but one things comes to mind right off.
The volatility of the classes makes for some of the mismatches you mention. Purely income-wise I grew up probably somewhere between middle-class and…"
1. You seem to have self-loathing, low self esteem, and bad self image.
2. You live in Korea? Asian countries can be tough to deal with if you are not Asian. However, I can tell you many other countries in the world DO in fact like black…"
Just saw this and figured Id reply. I was a BLM/Forest Service firefighter for four years, two on engines and last two on a hotshot crew. The biggest thing honestly is calling and or visiting fire captains to show your interest. Some of…"
"I'm not sure what I could say to help, although I'd like to. It sounds like you are dealing with some specific problems that feel like general ones. I don't know what your experiences are, but they sound…"