"As a proud Eagle and older brother of an Eagle Scout, wearing the badge (now a knot because I am all growed up) is both an honor and a responsablility. It's a reminder that even though life throws us all curve balls, the strong will survive. I…"
"I think this is an awesome topic that should have more activity on it.....
That being said, to me it was always about leadership. A scout is supposed to be knowledgeable, capable, devoted to God and country, and be prepared to tackle anything that…"
"That is a deep question, and I am sure that there are many answers. To me, it means knowing that I accomplished something that only 2 out of 100 scouts ever do. This gives me motivation to continue to persevere in other things, knowing that if I do…"
This is an interesting question that I find myself from time to time having to answer. Occasionally when someone finds out that I am an Eagle Scout, they will look at me and say " Ok, what does that mean?". To me an being an Eagle Scout is being the example not just for younger Scouts but for everyone around me. It is not just holding doors and helping little old ladies across the street, it is being the one to stand up and say I will take care of it when something goes wrong or being the one…See More
"Because it is a loathsome invention by the polarized right to throw as a cheap gimmick against the left.'Ohh the Nazis were socialist, remember how bad they were, you're a Socialist, so you're a Nazi, you're badddddd!'
"I would have to agree there, it is often heartbreaking but it really does improve their quality of life, especially if the family visits frequently. Having a 24 hour staff of professionals to make sure they get the care they need, and often some…"
"I worked as a certified nursing assistant in a nursing home for a couple of years. You have to understand my job description was changing adult briefs and helping assist in ADLs, I agree this is a big problem. The potential skin breakdown from not…"
"They are an easy disarm if the person is willing to be harmed to take it away from you. If they aren't willing it is tougher, some martial artists could probably do it. I think the best tool you have for disarming is surprise, if they already…"
"I can only trace the Fraser Scottish side back to 1700, too many people named Thomas Fraser who named their sons Thomas Fraser. The records I need haven't been digitized yet so there's still hope. The Buchanan side from my mother can be…"
"That is a LITTLE far! I shave my head myself now, but it would be fun to have a barber do it occasionally. There are a few expensive "gentlemen's lounges" that do headshaves. I'll need to save up my pennies.…"
"Bit of an update and another question:
- I weighed in at 150 lbs. today, so a gain of eight pounds so far. I know it's not gainz, but it's progress, and it seems like every one of those pounds has been a fight. But, as I said, progress.…"