I've been reading this blog off and on for the past few years. It's been refreshing to read about the topics that are posted on this blog. I've just turned 21 last month, so a lot of the content…Continue
A group for discussing simplicity and "deliberate living" as highlighted by the likes of Thoreau.For those of us who want to "live deep and suck the marrow out of life", and "put to rest all that is not life".See More
"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
I've been reading this blog off and on for the past few years. It's been refreshing to read about the topics that are posted on this blog. I've just turned 21 last month, so a lot of the content posted here is very helpful and applicable. Anyways, I never knew there was an AoM community. So I look forward to meeting some new people on here and having some good discussions. Cheers.See More
"any book on prohibition is very interesting in my opinion. so much was going on in this country during that time. I don't have any specific books, but at my school library I've dabbled in a few of them.
"So it's come to this... A Health Test.???
To exercise a civil right?
The same government that already claims we don't eat right and need to be told what to stuff in our faces is going to do this, right? They get to decide who or what…"
"Iam not talking about the financial aspect. Getting a driving license requires a test that proves that one isnt a complete moron. Such a thing should be required for guns too.
Some basic training and health test´s wouldnt hurt.
"Is that because motor vehicles kill far more people than guns?
Or for some other, nebulous reason?
(Pssst...in many states, it is harder to get a gun than a driver's license.)
In Maryland, you can be an illegal alien and get a DL. …"
"True. But, the government won't tell you 'no' on the car. You're not really asking their approval, by background check. The ATF has been known to do that (ATF does background checks, right?). You're…"
"But you don't have to wait 7 days for certain types of cars because the government that is letting a licensed dealer sell you the car doesn't trust you to drive it off the lot. (Even if you bought cars before and met all the other…"