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Weekly Round-Up: February 20, 2010

Posted By Brett & Kate McKay On February 20, 2010 @ 1:55 pm In Roundup | No Comments

Around the Community This Week

Community Feature of the Week: Myles [1] wrote an amazing story about how his best friend lost his dad in World War II. [2] The ending is truly touching.

Jason [3] asked, “What does leadership mean to you and what new standard could you set for yourself to become a better leader [4]?”

Will [5] is looking for advice on getting long-term disability insurance. [6]

D Hanton [7] asked how many is too many [8] as it concerns sexual partners, children, and pets.

Chris [9] asked, “What are you reading [10]?”

Brad [11] asked, “What are you listening to [12]?”

Mikey [13] is looking for suggestions and tips for a new cigar smoker. [14]

Brian [15] wrote an interesting post on the way we use cognitive distortions [16] to rationalize actions that violate our core values.

Ray [17] started a discussion on the funny things tourists do where you live. [18]

Chris [9] started a discussion on tv shows you can’t believe got canceled. [19]While Leo [20] posted a discussion on which shows you can’t believe haven’t been canceled. [21]

Gabriel [22] started a thread that will be dedicated to showing and talking about the home improvement projects you’re working on. [23]

Matthew [24] wrote an interesting post about being a truck driver. [25]

Chris [9] asked, “What is your American dream [26]?”

General Interest Links

He Clips Hair, Not Conversation. [27] (@NYT) An awesome story about the world’s oldest barber. Anthony Mancinelli has been cutting hair since Calvin Coolidge was president. Now almost 99 years old, he’s still going strong. Now there’s a guy with some stories to tell.

Be a Man: Get What You Want with Integrity [28]. (@Tao of Bachelorhood). Is being an a-hole really the way to get what you want? Michael argues that knowing how to balance being polite and being assertive is actually the real key.

GI Joe ID Quiz [29] (@Mancraft). And now for something with no larger social significance or meaning beyond having a few minutes of fun….an awesome quiz that tests your knowledge of GI Joe characters! How many can you identify?


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URLs in this post:

[1] Myles: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/MylesBancroft

[2] story about how his best friend lost his dad in World War II.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/mylestones-my-brothers-voice

[3] Jason: http://www.artofmanliness.com What does leadership mean to you and what new standard could you set for yourself be become a better one?

[4] What does leadership mean to you and what new standard could you set for yourself to become a better leader: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/do-you-lead-others

[5] Will: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/Will

[6] getting long-term disability insurance.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/insurance-1

[7] D Hanton: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/DHanton

[8] how many is too many: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/how-many-is-too-many?id=2357106%3ATopic%3A257754&page=2#comments

[9] Chris: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/ChrisOGainey

[10] What are you reading: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/what-are-you-reading-1

[11] Brad: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/JamesBradfordBancroft

[12] What are you listening to: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/what-are-you-listening-to

[13] Mikey: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/Mikey

[14] suggestions and tips for a new cigar smoker.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/new-cigar-smoker-looking-for

[15] Brian: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/BrianBurnham

[16] cognitive distortions: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/brians-manly-mental-health

[17] Ray: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/RayDaniels

[18] funny things tourists do where you live.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/tourists-do-the-funniest

[19] tv shows you can’t believe got canceled. : http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/i-cant-believe-they

[20] Leo: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/leomulv

[21] shows you can’t believe haven’t been canceled.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/i-cant-believe-they-havent

[22] Gabriel: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/GabrielSchrock

[23] the home improvement projects you’re working on.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/home-improvement

[24] Matthew: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/n4mgr

[25] being a truck driver. : http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/kings-of-the-road-trucking

[26] What is your American dream: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/what-is-your-american-dream

[27] He Clips Hair, Not Conversation.: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/16/nyregion/16barber.html

[28] Be a Man: Get What You Want with Integrity: http://taoofbachelorhood.com/2010/02/10/be-a-man-about-it-part-1/

[29] GI Joe ID Quiz: http://themancraftguide.com/2010/02/gi-joe-id-quiz/

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