"My all-time favorite, but I don't have anybody to credit it to. It really hits you hard if you stop and think:
"Someone once told me the definition of Hell: On your last day, the person you became will…"
"When I think of manly music, I'm not always focused on a manly message in the lyrics, but the way that the musicians can tell a story with the either voice or instrument. There has to be true musical talent and a general enjoyment that they…"
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
"You are not going to find this true balance if you spend all of your time worrying, as you do. You need to find peace in your current situation, and move on from there. Ben Franklin describes a similar attitude in his Thirteen Virtues, where he says…"
"Groups are magical things. They allow you to show off your own individuality through indirect interaction, and she can watch from a distance. It sounds as though, in your pursuit, you have been limited to one-on-one scenarios. These can be great for…"
"Odd, I was talking about this today twice, two different venues and instances. Sorry man, it sucks. Sometimes it doesn't matter how polite you are. It's what happens when someone gets too wrapped up in identity politics, which isn't…"
"I doubt you'll find a reliable answer on that: it's too politically sensitive, so you'll get this:
* Transgender suicide rates are high
* Transgender persons have been know to suffer from [cause we would like the reader to blame…"
I don't have absolutely hard info on the first story, but it seems pretty strong.Maybe 5 years back I answered an FB post by a favorite niece who's a huge PP fan. It was a polite and moderate answer, not directly opposed to her view but s leaning, but... niece exploded, saying I obviously hated all women and children. My response was that we're family, you know me better than that, and we shouldn't let politics destroy such bonds. She took down the post, thinking (I believed), wow, that got…See More
"I think it's a good idea to care about your comrades at arms, especially those aspects of their lives they hold most dear.
I don't like this change. Yes, transgender is a severe disability, but what if Trump instead banned the military…"
"This isn't about surgeries or showers, to my mind. That's an argument for school locker rooms and healthcare bills. Frankly, we ought to be screening out the severely mentally ill from military service, across the board. …"