computer programming, reading, hiking, running, guitar composition, building with legos, traveling
[2013 Reading Log] Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck, How to Read a Book by Mortimer J Adler, Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne, Same Kind of Difference As Me by Ron Hall & Denver Moore, Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard, Narrative of the Life and Times of Fred Douglas an American Slave, Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom, All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren, Love Does by Bob Goff, Off the Road by Jack Hitt, Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw, Hard Times by Charles Dickens
Count of Monte Cristo, Catch Me if You Can, Shawshank Redemption, Silver Linings Playbook
Imagine Dragons, The Lumineers, Ben Howard
"The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level we were at when we created them" -Albert Einstein
"One point I've seen raised a couple of places is the need for ongoing drugs and/or hormones. Given the austere nature of the battle field that is a concern - just as it is for other conditions that require ongoing medical attention.
"I think a lot of it does come down to what people consider part of their identity. It is one reason religion can be such a sensitive topic.
When you have embraced something in such a way that anything that does not support that thing is…"
"Just to play devil's advocate - is it possible, that pervasive social stigma's which allow for bans against them (in various capacities, including this one) to pass political muster, could be a major contributor to that suicide rate? "
"Odd, I was talking about this today twice, two different venues and instances. Sorry man, it sucks. Sometimes it doesn't matter how polite you are. It's what happens when someone gets too wrapped up in identity politics, which isn't…"