I tell my kids that you do not have to be best friends with everyone but you should be nice to everyone and friendly with everyone you meet. There will be some real @ holes out there but you don't have to be mean to them. It is not…"
"I won't mention how I was as I would not have anyone here follow what I did, though I did have a bit of fun nonetheless.
Just know (unless you have a trust fund) these are the last remaining years of your being a dependent.
"1. Decide early on what kind of a person you want to be. You probably already know a lot of the traits you admire in other---emulate the good things you see in guys to whom you look up.
2. Pay people what you owe them---not because they…"
"I am a saxophone player, and also repair saxes and other instruments...under $70......no way, at least not something that he will actually be able to play. You might find something in that price range, but finding one at that price that actually…"
"I don't know about you, but getting tired of trying is like getting tired of life, and life is a very precious thing to me. Getting tired of trying is like giving up hope, its like giving up entirely. Learn from your mistakes, use them to…"
"You can't help someone who doesn't want to be helped. Protect your boys. Let her know you're there to help if she needs it. Otherwise ... you might as well mind your own business. She's not going to listen…"
My ex has been dating an alcoholic abusive policemen on and off for about 4 years. After she sued him for damages related to an injury from his drunken rage, they parted ways for a year and a half but now appear to be back together. She is keeping him away from our sons (now 11 and 13) but her personality changes a lot when they are together. She disconnects maternally from our sons and becomes combative to me and her family of origin. Unless there is some trauma to boys, I don’t have good…See More
"Id say we get pubic hair in our early teens and then spend the rest of our lives figuring out what it means to be a man. Enjoy the journey. Initiation and mentoring help, along with maintaining life-long male friendships, which is quite…"
"I watched the yiannopoulosm video and one quote caught my attention: in an outrage culture, it pays to be outrageous. He and Donald Trump are more about their personal brands than anything substantial. The divisism of both may have…"
"There is an inherent rift in Christianity behind this blasphemy. Jesus spoke of "we" and "all are one" blind to differences, but Paul said to speak to people to tell them what they want to hear (my own…"
"I'll admit to sometimes browsing Tinder (which is maybe a different crowd than Christian Mingle, but there are a lot Christians). I usually just send a setup to a joke. They have to respond to get the punchline, so it gets some back and forth…"
"Only reporting I saw was noting the presence of a Palestinian flag on the floor of the convention, and a Soviet flag at what looked like a Bernie-fan protest march outside of the hall.
Much ado about nothing. Kinda like the half-dozen tweets…"