IMO, motorcycles are pretty manly. Especially vintage motorcycles and/or crusiers. That said, even though this board is titled "Cars" I'm posting pics of my bike.2005 Triumph SpeedmasterMade in…Continue
"Of course bikes are manly! Riding a bike that can go fast and being so exposed to anything that might go wrong, it's about balls... And balls are manly!
Very simplified of course, but yes riding a bike is manly. Its a dream of mine that will…"
"Triumphs... there is just something about them. I almost bought a Speed Triple, such a nice machine. But didn't quite click with me. My current ride is the Ducati Streetfighter S. Absolutely brilliant machine!
Had a zx6r before that and…"
"Cologne is very subjective. I could recommend a given product, but your best bet is to head to a department store and sample a few. My local Macys has about 50 products to choose from. I almost never wear actual cologne anymore. On the rare…"
"The Ka-Bar has been the preferred knife of the USMC for almost 100 years. You'll be hard-pressed to find a measurably better, all-around knife. I put mine through hell n' back while in the USMC, and still use it occasionally when the…"
"LOL. I had the same problem when I finished my USMC enlistment in 2003.
I have one word for you.......Ebay. You can score good quality stuff for cheap. And you don't have to settle for worn-out junk either. I got a pair of Brooks Brothers…"
"FWIW, I was an NCO in the USMC. A few tips I can offer:
1- Your troops ALWAYS come first. You don't eat until they eat. You don't sleep until they sleep. Etc, Etc.
2- Get to know your troops. If you don't know the names and jobs of…"
"This kid is on probation?
In the U.S. a juvenile delinquent is placed on "probation" and assigned to a probation officer. This officer keeps tabs on the kid and makes sure they adhere to the conditions of their probation. The officer can…"
"nice bike. ya i think 800cc is more than enough as long as rider isn't a bigger guy. i have a 805cc suzuki intruder or vs800 as its sometiems called. it was my first bike learned on it not too big to learn on and still good enough or big enough…"
IMO, motorcycles are pretty manly. Especially vintage motorcycles and/or crusiers. That said, even though this board is titled "Cars" I'm posting pics of my bike.2005 Triumph SpeedmasterMade in England. Its only 865CC but can still haul ass.…See More
"I have a few guns, but my Ruger GP100 .357 is my favorite. I've had this gun for 10-15 years now. I walked into the USMC exchange to buy a glock, but walked out with the Ruger. It fits my hand perfectly and the weight/balance is great. Its…"
"I am an avid DIY'er and woodworker. I also perform most of the maintenace and repair on my vehicles. That said, I tend to spend a little extra on fine tools. If cared for, they will outlast my great-grandchildren. Pics of my workshop.
"I think Native Son nailed it. I'll go further. Not only are these things not taught in schools, there are few apprenticeships, and few fathers willing and able to teach this (many reasons). I'd dare say that in some…"
"Ok, everyone is saying to read a lot, and that is certainly true. But write also. How about writing about that child you're bringing into the world? Notebook it or blog it. Becoming a dad has been the best experience I have ever…"
"Literally millions of hobbies to take up. Carpentry, plumbing, gardening, car care, electricity, cooking, athletics, reading. You are on the right track already. Exercise extreme patience with the boys or they will hate being…"
"Points for you to ponder: Have you forgiven her? Has she forgiven herself? Now, have you forgiven yourself? (What? But I...) Sush, just shush. Think about how you reacted to the news. Turmoil may have caused you to…"