"JQA's statement here would require a bit of effort to understand.
First we have to zone in and imagine the time, place and circumstance.
Secondly we should try to understand Why is he saying this, what does he want to achieve? Is he criticising…"
No Im not single. If that makes any difference to my points.
However can you imagine John Wayne or Clint Eastwood asking permission to go out and kick ass? Women by nature are very guarded and easily scared, and conservative. This…"
"If you made a decision to help out a mate, then you should stand by that decision. Really you are old enough to decide what are the consequences of your actions, if you are risking jail to help your mate, then that is your decision, and obviously…"
"About My Very Tortured Friend, Peter
he lives in a house with a swimming pool and says the job is killing him. he is 27. I am 44. I can’t seem to get rid of him. his novels keep coming back. “what do you expect me to do?” he…"
"James, it is also a Manly Art to curb the Manly Urge as you put it. In fact that is the crux of being a gentleman, ALL urges have to be controlled.
Think alcohol, in the old days it was a sign of manliness to "hold your liquour", not…"
"No, I call an argument that cannot remove moral qualities or one that believes that it can only be about morality to be one that is based purely on emotion.
If you cannot separate proper condom use from the morality of whether to use a condom, then…"
"My workout routine definitely is the variety is the spice of life approach.
I love muscle confusion, which avoids inevitable plateauing. Also, I find it difficult and monotonous to do the same workout for extended periods of time. Win, win!
"I started homeschooling at 2nd grade, so obviously my perspective on the classroom dynamic is skewed in some way. But from what I've heard, I mostly agree that it's not so much a bad thing, since it's not a moral question but a…"
"A) I think that a lot more liberals that you would expect would be down for such a plan. I think the fringes of both the right and the left would freakin hate it. I would love it and push it towards demonstrating a passing grade before the purchase…"
"Sticking with guns ... you can certainly see the problem with teaching 'how' to use without teaching 'whether' to use. Teaching a kid how to use a gun without teaching him the appropriate circumstances -- and addressing the…"