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Hello from Norway

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shane Nov 14, 2012. 3 Replies

Hi there! I am a 46 year old man from Norway who has been struck by the realization that there are more boys than men out there, even at my age! I was also struck by the realization that my own…Continue

 

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Saxon replied to Chris Hamm's discussion Who Wears a Watch Anymore?
"As a lecturer, I find it far less disturbing to my students if I discretely look at my watch than if I pick up my mobile phone to check the time. Aside from that, a watch and a ring are more or less the only manly jewellery, so wear your watch with…"
Jan 7, 2016
Saxon replied to Sean's discussion So, what do you sing? in the group Manly Singers
"Like you, I am a baritenor, with emphasis on the tenor. My singing range is C#2-E5, but my comfort range is narrower (currently roughly G2-G4). I like the "singing" styles of singing, the styles that focus upon the actual art of song. That…"
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon joined Kevin Heredia's group
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Crooners

If you are a fan of swing, big band, jazz, ragtime, or any other type of music from the Swing Era, you've come to the right place. Take a seat and share with us.See More
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon joined John Wright's group
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Manly Singers

A gathering place for men who take part in the manly art of singing whether they sing in church choirs, barbershop quartets, or just enjoy singing for the sake of singing
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon joined Nathan T Jeung's group
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Singer-Songwriters

Musicians. Writers. Poets. Collaborators.Share songs, inspirations, tips, and techniques with other singer-songwriters or people who are just interested in the process of how a song is created.See More
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon replied to Jay Maxwell's discussion post your suit and discuss those of others in the group Suits
"Your suit is a bit difficult to see properly, Jay, both because it's dark and because the picture is backlit. From what I see, it looks like a good fit with sliiiiightly too much material in front of the shoulders, and perhaps a somewhat…"
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon replied to Jay Maxwell's discussion post your suit and discuss those of others in the group Suits
"It looks good, but now I am curious: what kind of performance?"
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon replied to Jay Maxwell's discussion post your suit and discuss those of others in the group Suits
"Yes indeed. They know how to balance fitting with that little room to move. It fits really nice. As for chest and shoulders: One thing, though, is that I pulled my shoulders slightly back when measuring, which means the suit is the perfect fit…"
Dec 19, 2014
Saxon replied to Jay Maxwell's discussion post your suit and discuss those of others in the group Suits
"My wedding suit, from Davies&Son, Savile Row in London. "
Dec 15, 2014
Saxon replied to Shawn's discussion Has Taylor of Old Bond Street sandalwood changed? in the group Real Shaving
"I read something about the formulas of at least some of the Bond Street firms changing so as not to use animal fats. I do‘nt remember if that included Taylor, but maybe this shows that they have changed?"
Dec 1, 2014
Saxon replied to Matthew Perry's discussion Where to start a collection? in the group Fountain Pens
"Having tried out a few hundred fountain pens, I was left unimpressed by MontBlanc. They are simply not writing tools, but rather fashion accessories that look better in your shirt pocket than in your hand. "
Jul 24, 2014
Saxon replied to Matthew Perry's discussion Where to start a collection? in the group Fountain Pens
"You can't go wrong with a Cross pen. I would also recommend a rather odd one out, the Lamy Persona. Lamy isn't your typical high-end pen maker, rather the opposite in fact, but they made this one exquisite gem which I would recommend very…"
Jul 24, 2014
Saxon replied to Izzy's discussion What board game are you playing right now? in the group Analog Gaming Society!
"Live play at KGS seems to be better for developing, but I rarely have time for live play, so it's more turn based. I've been stuck in the 10-12 kyu range for some years now, though, so that might be telling."
Apr 29, 2014
Saxon replied to Izzy's discussion What board game are you playing right now? in the group Analog Gaming Society!
"Best place (imho) is http://www.dragongoserver.net/"
Apr 28, 2014
Saxon replied to Izzy's discussion What board game are you playing right now? in the group Analog Gaming Society!
"Go. Also known as Wei Qi or Baduk. The oldest still popular board game."
Apr 25, 2014
Saxon replied to Marvin's discussion What would be considered physically weak? in the group Exercise
"There are several different schools of training, and definitions of "strong", but I am pretty old school and think you should focus on basic, functional strength. Could you survive a week of old-fashioned farm work? Then you are…"
Apr 22, 2014

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Heath Edward O'Donnell replied to Heath Edward O'Donnell's discussion Gaming and Proper Social Actions
"Straight from one of the ladies I've been talking to. Compressed version: she works at a game store and finds that the major attitude is dismissive of her being any expert on the subject. Encourages teaching children about strong females in…"
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"I too started embracing the shirtless lifestyle a lot more when I was your age. Despite getting colder this weekend it still feels good to be able to keep my shirt off 24 too"
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Manly Artists & Connoisseurs

Sometimes a man feels he needs to express things visually that aren't all that attractive. Respect for our thoughts and ideas are hard to come by in our current "politically correct" world. No need to be polite here. Show us what you got. It could be a drawing, painting, political cartoon, caricature -- any kind of art -- by you or someone else.See More
4 hours ago
Carl S replied to 2risewhenfallen's discussion Any Highly Recommended Parenting Books?
"Forget the books. Set an example by being the kind of man you would want your sister to end up with. And set the expectations (politely) for the live-in about how he needs to act in the home. Some rent, yard work, clean the bathrooms, etc. Not try…"
4 hours ago
Tony L replied to Andrew's discussion Fishing
"I live in the Land of 10,000 lakes and grew up here fishing a number of them.  Unfortunately, geography and the type of fish you're looking to catch plays a large role into how to fish.  I don't have any experience in Nevada, so…"
6 hours ago
Sir replied to J. Exalto's discussion What kind of woman are you interested in?
"Humor.  It is a difficult concept.  It is not logical."
10 hours ago
J. Exalto replied to J. Exalto's discussion What kind of woman are you interested in?
"I'm well aware that this dynamic can exist between two men as well, I just thought that most of the guys here wouldn't have any insight on that situation, which I found equally confusing. I've never wanted anything like a male-female…"
10 hours ago
J. Exalto replied to J. Exalto's discussion What kind of woman are you interested in?
"Thank you for the insight.  I'm realizing that I value traditionally masculine attributes much more than traditionally feminine attributes like being supportive and nurturing, which never even occurred to me as something to view positively…"
10 hours ago

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