This is a discussion on Old age sucks. within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by Olduser Old age will teach us all about vulnerability, courage and humility...if we live long enough. For me I am reminded of ...
Vietnam Veteran - 1966-1970 USASA
Bersa Thunder 9 Ultra Compact Pro - My Daughter Wanted It And Took It Away From Me.
New. Bersa Thunder 9 Ultra Compact Pro Duotone - My carry gun.
Politicians should be limited to 2 terms - One in office and one in prison.
Gettin old does suck. One thing for sure when you get old is never trust a fart.
Growing old is better than the alternative.
"No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms."*
"The Constitution shall never be construed ... to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms."**
Old age is a good excuse for many things, like when you over stay your kitchen pass to the bar. I always tell my wife when she says I stayed X number of hours too long, did I stay that long? I guess I just forgot about the time. I'll be glad when she becomes forgetful of time, but then I'll be too old to go to the bar by myself.
US Army 1953-1977
We, the People are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts not to overthrow the Constitution, but to overthrow men who pervert the Constitution.
There was a TED talk about a researcher who wanted to increase research in actually curing aging. It was a lot of fun. He broke down which aspects of aging needed to be slowed and which aspects needed to be repaired.
Yeah, here it is.
Last edited by CanuckQue; January 29th, 2013 at 07:36 AM. Reason: added TED talk link
The March of Dimes worked; it's why we're not debating Universal Iron Lung coverage.
Knowing about the Bystander Effect actually prevents it.