Ryan James
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  • Waymart, PA
  • United States
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Preamble ramble

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ryan James on Friday. 8 Replies

Hello to all of you, thought I'd do the deed and follow the rules with an introduction. My name is Ryan, I'm 42 and live in a small town in Northern Pennsylvania. I'm a machinist by trade, and a…Continue

 

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Ryan James left a comment for Herb Munson
"Thanks Herb, looking forward to diving in to the Great Debate! "
5 hours ago
Herb Munson left a comment for Ryan James
"Welcome to The Great Debate, Ryan. Great to have you with us!"
yesterday
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BBQ Pit Masters

The perfect place for pit masters, far and wide, to come share tips, techniques, recipes, and pretty much anything BBQ and Grilling Related.
Friday
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History Buffs

A place for history buffs to discuss historical issues and expand the knowledge of our past. Whether your into US history, European history, African history, or any other, come join us!See More
Friday
Ryan James replied to Ryan James's discussion Preamble ramble
"Thanks for the inspiring words JP....all in good time I suppose. It's changed somewhat from a profound sadness to a loneliness...miss him a lot. We'll get there! thank you. "
Friday
Ryan James replied to Joe W's discussion Introductions in the group Fathers and Sons
"Hey Joe, thank you.  I'm in Wayne county, northeast Pa..about 20 miles northeast of Scranton. Been in Jersey many times, southern Jersey....Old Bridge area? I've been to the drag races in Englishtown a handful of times with my Dad…"
Friday
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The Great Debate

"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
Wednesday
Ryan James replied to Joe W's discussion Introductions in the group Fathers and Sons
"Hello guys, I'm Ryan..42 from Pa, father of a 15 year old son, 13 year old daughter and also 13 year old step son.  I certainly have my hands full with the greatest job a man could ever have, being a dad. I love my kids immensely and value…"
Wednesday
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Fathers and Sons

There are groups on this site for fatherhood, but this one is specific for that special relationship that exists between fathers and sons.  Feel free to discuss matters relating to your relationship with your boy, your pop, or a guy who filled either role for you.Enjoy and God bless!See More
Wednesday
Ryan James replied to Fred Weldon's discussion Howdy from the high desert!
"Hi Fred, welcome."
Wednesday
Ryan James replied to Charles Neill's discussion Introduction to AOM
"Welcome aboard Charles, good to have you."
Wednesday
Ryan James replied to Ryan James's discussion Foreclosure of a dream in the group Remembering Dad
"Thanks Michael. Doing okay..little by little every day...seems all we can do."
Jul 16
Michael J. K. replied to Ryan James's discussion Foreclosure of a dream in the group Remembering Dad
"Having lost my dad when I was 12 40 years a go I really do not have a good memory of what it is like to have a dad.   I remember him but it has been a long time since I had one around.    Still I remember how it was to loose…"
Jul 14
Ryan James replied to Rob Deutsche's discussion Gone too soon, hard to understand why... in the group Remembering Dad
"Rob, Your story, your glaringly obvious pain is so apparent and I am so sorry for this tremendous loss you have experienced. I can't help but look at the similarities in ways that you mention the events and all that transpired. It's the…"
Jul 8
Ryan James replied to Ryan James's discussion Foreclosure of a dream in the group Remembering Dad
"Jones, thank you very much for that.  Those are strong pillars of guidance, and I can definitely appreciate each one of them.  Really good, and I appreciate you sending them to me, making the time to.  The fraternity I never wanted to…"
Jul 8
Ryan James replied to Paul's discussion Best concert you've been to
"Wow, so many it's hard to pick...I'll give a few: Scorpions & Alice Cooper, Harvey's Lake, Pa. 1996 Slash's Snake pit , AC/DC..Wilkes Barre, Pa. 2000 Heaven & Hell - Black Sabbath w/Ronnie James Dio 2007 Horde Festival -…"
Jul 7

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Interests
Outdoors, fishing, gardening, muscle cars, hunting and most of all..being a Dad
Books
Hunt for Red October, The Old Man and the Sea, Death In The Long Grass
Movies
Dances With Wolves, Star Wars, Pulp Fiction, Last of the Mohicans
Music
Guns n Roses, Eagles, AC/DC, Tom Petty, Ozzy, Sabbath, so many...
Quote
Know many, trust few...but always paddle your own canoe.

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At 3:58pm on July 26, 2014, Herb Munson said…

Welcome to The Great Debate, Ryan. Great to have you with us!

 
 
 

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