"Yes, I think this is disturbing too but it is not a new phenomenon as it is already happening in advertising geared towards women and girls (e.g. Victoria Secret). More exposed flesh, more $$! Note that in many of these ads, photoshop is often used…"
"Yup..I enjoy running shirtless on warm days as well. Apart from staying comfortable, running shirtless reduces the laundry load and eliminates nipple chafing problems, which I sometimes get on longer runs when wearing a shirt. I get very sweaty…"
"On cool days when the temps are low enough to warrant wearing a shirt while running, I tend to take it off towards the end of the run or right at the end of it. I find that I cool and dry off faster by doing that. Isweat easily and plenty during…"
"Recently graduated with an M.Sc. in Biology. In my thesis project I was evaluating in vitro the potential use of synthetic 'hybrid' antimicrobial peptides as novel antibiotics (against bacteria). So in terms of fields, microbiology,…"
"Trance/progressive/house when lifting in the gym.
Usually no music when doing cardio- I run outside on the roads and especially trails and I prefer not to get distracted by music out of safety concerns (traffic, bears (yes I've encountered them…"
"For 1, I usually start with the abstract, followed by intro, then results and discussion. I tend to go back to the methods section if I want to dig deeper into how they obtain their results or how they did their experiments. I always like to read…"
"Was out early this morning fishing for coho salmon off the ocean beach on a low tide. Didn't catch anything though- it was my first serious salmon fishing trip. Beach was already fairly busy when I got there (~5:30 am) however action was…"
Hello my fellow AoM members,I have come to a point in my life, as a senior in college, where I am frankly not interested in being a child anymore and have arrived at the point where, simply put, serious intentions have been on my mind, both with regards to my career, my spiritual and personal-growth life, and my romantic life. I want to clarify that I am not desperate to be in a relationship. I have been in 1 relationship that lasted one month, and I learned many things from it; including to…See More
"I rowed all through my teen years. Competing in both sliding seat and fixed seat competitions.
It's a great sport. As for sliding seat (the kind you're probably referring to). It can take a lot of practice before you really get your…"
"Josh isnt your son and calling him " as useless as a dog with two dicks." doesnt sound like a approbriate teaching method. Would you like it if random strangers talk to your son that way if he is asking for the link to a article someone…"
"Hey Rusty, welcome to AoM. Not sure where you are in the "Beard" cycle but am somewhere between a trimmed and a full beard here. I think I will aim for a full trimmed if all goes to plan. So far so good anyway! Don't know if you chat…"