I recently found out that the MBL would be banning home-plate collisions by 2015. To be honest I don't know much about baseball but I do believe that's sliding to the home plate and possible colliding with the catcher. What bothers me is how much rules and safety procedures we're creating just go to a park that has been remodeled the toys are at ground level and there's some soft padding to walk on. Gym classes are being cut from schools or some sports and actvites are being replaced with more…See More
"My comments were for the newbie, Mr. tough guy. Not everyone wants to condition their hands and knuckles that way. The OP has talked about wanting to hit the bag for the exercise of it, not that he wants to be a fighter. Perhaps…"
"My Great grand father lived in Poland, and he served in the military transit depot in Gdansk, in the battle of westerplatte, first of the war in Europe. He was hit by shrapnell in the stomach, but when the garrison surrendered he was taken care for…"
"I'm with you. I hate leaving lights on because it waists energy, causes light pollution and doesn't seem to accomplish much. In my house, my wife is the person who wants to keep the outside lights on overnight. I will do no such thing.
"First, I'm very sorry for your loss. Your dad exemplified what it means to be a man. It's tragic to lose someone so close to you. I mostly wanted to let you know I read your post. I'm sure whatever I might say would be better said in…"