"I always appreciated the manliness of Robin's chest.
He was a complex man. I think of his role in Bicentennial Man, how his humanity came through in that mechanical man he portrayed. That movie, and others, will be much more poignant now."
"It's his own personal discomfort level, unfortunately. I'm LDS, live in Salt Lake. And General Authorities (the upper leadership) attend and sometimes are invited to speak at services of other faiths here. They have made it a strong point…"
"This time of year reminds me of a great outdoor concert my wife and I attended several years back, of the Utah Symphony performing Tchaikovsky's 1812 up in Deer Valley, complete with an array of live cannons. That was spectacular."
"Of the ones mentioned already, here's what usually gets me:
We Were Soldiers
For the Love of the Game
Field of Dreams
I'll add these as well:
Trouble With the Curve
and the new 47 Ronin"
Scott, I was interested to see your profile information. I have my MM in organ performance. It is so rare nowadays to know that any one plays classical organ. I put online a recital I did many years ago. If you are interested I'll send you the link.
"So you enjoy the sensations, physical or mental, that you get from running. Because they're excruciatingly painful? Because they make you feel despondent and hopeless? It's because you find them pleasant in some way,…"
"Strongly disagree for politicians. If this were implemented (and it could not be; who would vote for it?)...
...the greedy would have to look elsewhere to fund their lifestyles. They would all be for sale.
...the not-greedy would have to…"
One can state that, for offices of government, that the Salary be no more than the poverty line. After all, politicians are public servants, not a job for money. Disagree, agree?I personally can see a slew of questions come up. Why, then, have the military exempt? Cut the pay for them all - but they are also the ones who actually protect the land. But then it can double back - what then do they do that politicians do not. Or, even, have a Pay grade system for the Politicians - save the fact…See More
"Haha that's true! Probably will just nut up and do it today though.
As for the fraught comment - not any more, never been happier - i just had a couple of problems with alcohol and depression that made me not very nice to be around. All good…"
"Its a matter of perception. Let it explain with running.
I go running since iam 14, i enjoy it, there are multiple reasons why i do it, its healthy, it makes my butt look great but the main reason is that i like it, i enjoy it and might aswell be…"