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This is taken right in front of the Alcazaba in Almeria.

I'm 64 years old. I was born and raised a Roman Catholic, being Irish. As an adult, I was a Jehovah's Witness for about fifteen years. I'm separated for the last three years. I have two sons who are both grown up and living their own lives. I'm an avid reader, fascinated by mythology, religion and psychology. I love all kinds of music, play video games and watch TV. I exercise under duress. Although technically bisexual now, I have never had any homosexual interest during my married life (perhaps it was repressed) and don't want to start now. I would like to meet a woman to share my life with, to talk and share and laugh and have sex and make life worthwhile as the world goes mad around us.


Spam Alert, there are subliminal messages being used to get people to buy into things they normally ...
brentan comments on Jan 28, 2019:
I need to buy a jigsaw puzzle.
Sean is now hiding in the luggage rack out the door.
brentan comments on Aug 13, 2019:
I guess you can love nature too much.
Sometimes the sun can cast unintended shadows
brentan comments on Mar 29, 2019:
The shadow of intent.
This Kenyan Priest Created a Shadow Catholic Church Where Celibacy is Optional (WOW!) ...
brentan comments on Jun 2, 2019:
These pseudo-Christians should wise up and chuck the whole thing in.
Okay, I joined because, well, I'm in my 50s. When did THIS happen?! Before someone responds "On ...
brentan comments on Nov 14, 2018:
We should contribute to society. after all, Soylent Green is people.
brentan comments on Oct 17, 2018:
Quit yer bitchin' and wait for the wealth to trickle down.
New research suggests that men can actually tell from a woman's voice when she is menstruating.
brentan comments on Oct 17, 2018:
Is it if she says "I'm going to fucking kill you, you bastard".
brentan comments on Apr 15, 2019:
Very good! James Joyce refers to the town motto of Dublin, Georgia, whose immigrants played with the word in a similar way: https://americanidyll.blogspot.com/2007/11/thus-begins-finnegans-wake.html
“Hang on to your ego.” [tricycle.org]
brentan comments on Jan 27, 2019:
A clear head on a dull day.
“Do not judge, or you will be judged.” Says Matthew in the Bible. Do you agree that it is ...
brentan comments on Jun 24, 2018:
Judging as assessing V Judging as punishing I think assessing people is absolutely fine.
@phxbillcee for your haters lol
brentan comments on Feb 25, 2019:
I'll bet there's at least one good reason why people should be triggered.
Sounds like fun
brentan comments on Apr 14, 2019:
The dirty Jezebel!
What is your favorite day of the week?
brentan comments on Oct 15, 2018:
Monday. I find Sunday a drag. Everything is up and running again on Monday.
This says it all
brentan comments on Jun 3, 2019:
That sounds fair enough and a big help in a challenging world.
Co-worker: "I just don't think white people and black people should marry each other. I'm not ...
brentan comments on Feb 2, 2019:
I wonder what his/her reasons are! I can understand it as a personal choice but not as a principle.
Irony at its best
brentan comments on Jun 22, 2019:
You have to be more understanding where teenagers are involved. They would try the patience of a saint.
Is it against site rules to have two accounts? I have noticed two members that have at least 2 ...
brentan comments on Nov 24, 2018:
To be sure, to be sure!
Stolen Milk Duds
brentan comments on Jun 28, 2019:
People can be such judgmental fuckers.
That's gonna be a problem.
brentan comments on Aug 6, 2019:
Play dead!
Hahahahaha! What a dufus! 🤣 Megachurch Pastor Claims Teaching Children Evolution Causes Mass ...
brentan comments on Aug 11, 2019:
He's not connecting the dots at all.
Poll for you all Do you think cigarettes should be banned?
brentan comments on Feb 21, 2019:
What would be next? Where would it stop?
Got home to find a note from the missus on the fridge...
brentan comments on Nov 20, 2018:
Gosh, I completely relate to that. Goodbye and good luck!
Get involved in your community and your world will expand.
brentan comments on Sep 29, 2018:
Any more positive ideas like that and I'm going to report you!
Denouement - noun: From the French - Day-noo-mong; 1 The end of a story in which everything is...
brentan comments on Aug 27, 2018:
I'm excited already! The thought of a woman in denoued!
Dat glue tho.....
brentan comments on Apr 25, 2019:
When sticky fingers was an innocent term.
Faith is believing what you know ain't so. Mark Twain
brentan comments on Aug 16, 2018:
The things that you're liable To read in the Bible It ain't necessarily so. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QdkeQc9opj8
"What could possibly go wrong?" Timmy Turner
brentan comments on Apr 25, 2019:
Stay alive, Bernie!
POIGNANT: poign-ant. ADJECTIVE. Evoking a sense or sadness or regret; sharp or pungent in taste ...
brentan comments on Oct 9, 2018:
It was a poignant moment when the actor forgot his lines, perhaps more for the audience than the actor himself.
I laughed. Poor kid.
brentan comments on Oct 14, 2019:
Oh, that is so cold!
Gearing up for Father's day BBQ. Sangria... rest overnight in the fridge. Done!
brentan comments on Jun 16, 2018:
Have a great day!
Not an Uncommon word, but an oddity of English.
brentan comments on Mar 15, 2019:
That's really curious. I wonder if there is a name for this word order.
Empathy.... Can you have too much?
brentan comments on Jan 12, 2019:
Mentally ill people can be assholes like everyone else.
In the Midnight Hour.....
brentan comments on Jun 20, 2019:
I guess it's the haircut.
Unfuck yourself
brentan comments on Sep 2, 2019:
Heck, I can't remember who that was.
Hello group! My intro post will be an original joke, so fair warning how funny could it possibly ...
brentan comments on Jun 26, 2019:
Terrible. Just terrible. Welcome to the forum!
Is This Really The United States?- Redneck Area?
brentan comments on Jun 7, 2018:
I'm sure they're just misunderstood.
Rabbi Bans Females From Riding Bikes Because It’s ‘Provocative’ | Michael Stone
brentan comments on Jun 8, 2019:
The Rabbi doth protest too much.
Hammer time!
brentan comments on Feb 4, 2019:
He looks ready to hammer a lot more than facts.
That's one ugly chicken!
brentan comments on Jul 27, 2019:
Ok. That explains 'choke the chicken'.
You dirty rat
brentan comments on Oct 17, 2019:
Well, it's the thought that counts.
Yesterday, while cooling my heels in the ER. I saw this guy wheeled in. The nurse asked me if I ...
brentan comments on Jun 29, 2019:
There is no avoiding the man when we are ill.
I hate that I'm the type of person who gets super motivated by getting points & moving up levels, so...
brentan comments on Jan 20, 2019:
‘I thank you, God, that I am not like other people (Luke 18:11).
Who needs 50 Shades...
brentan comments on Oct 27, 2018:
I hate a lot of these new phrases. I think most of them come (no, don't) from porn. One that came from a recent rape trial in Ireland was 'spit roast'. It's really offensive to refer to a human being that way.
Canada. Just read that Quebec government has passed a bill barring schoolteachers, police officers,...
brentan comments on Jun 23, 2019:
I like the idea in principle, not being sure what all the ramifications will be.
From the heart ❤️
brentan comments on Sep 2, 2019:
I think that word 'special' has the two meanings there.
What are some things that are okay to do occasionally, but definitely not okay to do everyday?
brentan comments on Sep 30, 2018:
Eating burgers at McDonalds. No, it's not OK to eat at BurgerKing on the other days.
I knew the feeling once
brentan comments on Nov 2, 2018:
Not even a van to live in!
Can't catch a break.
brentan comments on Mar 7, 2019:
Yeah, porn is very repetitive and boring. I wish they would make erotic films with good story lines.
Eureka! Bacon!!
brentan comments on May 11, 2019:
No doubt.
For those who have trouble sleeping researchers say that 1 week of camping, without electronics, ...
brentan comments on Mar 20, 2019:
There's one week of civilised living lost forever.
Doctors: Then and Now
brentan comments on Jun 16, 2019:
How can we rely on these guys? I guess we don't anyway, now that we know how many mistakes they make.
Is Social Democracy a revised version of Socialism by capitalists?
brentan comments on Feb 11, 2019:
No. It's a good balance between extreme capitalism and extreme socialism. It lies far closer to capitalism than socialism because the money is generated by capitalism but some of it is used for public services.
Points aren't totalling-Been at same total all day today. Thought something was off but I see I'm ...
brentan comments on Dec 5, 2018:
It's time for the talking to stop and a move to action. We need a class action suit. But how can we be compensated for such a serious loss? We would have to try it in a state that still used capital punishment and that might not be allowed..
116th Diversified Congress!
brentan comments on Nov 23, 2018:
The future is so bright we'll have to wear shades!
Believing without evidence is always morally wrong | Aeon Ideas
brentan comments on Nov 7, 2018:
I love that expression about the spreading of religion as 'polluting the well of collective knowledge'.
I think most of us can relate once in a while! :D
brentan comments on Apr 28, 2019:
My mistake.... four coffins. OK, not good.
"An elder is wise, not because they are always right, because they have more experiences of being ...
brentan comments on Jun 6, 2019:
I blame old people for the disrespect they get from the young. So many people older have not learned a darn thing from their mistakes, often not even accepting they made mistakes.
Former 25 year president of the National Secular Society gives scathing critique on competence of ...
brentan comments on Jul 29, 2018:
The 'best' excuse I ever heard for God doing nothing for so long is that he has to prove Satan wrong about how humans should live. We're the collateral damage along the way.
Today is Shakespeare's birthday, may his works be long remembered as doing so has given him the ...
brentan comments on Apr 23, 2019:
It's a pity we don't know who invented the wheel. He (yeah, I said it) got robbed.
At Magical Gardens, Philadelphia
brentan comments on Oct 15, 2018:
And on the 8th day, god created the remmington bolt-action rifle. So that man could fight the ...
brentan comments on Jun 1, 2019:
A lot of people think Sodom was destroyed over homosexuality. It happened, according to the prophet Ezekiel, because of pride, greed and general immorality (Ezekiel chapter 16). I think society is destroying itself these days for the same reasons.
And to think these fuckers breed.
brentan comments on Mar 12, 2019:
There was a song I haven't heard in a long time called 'Blame It On The Kellys' where the chorus went 'if the sun refuse to shine blame it on the Kellys It was about Ned Kelly and his brothers. These guys and their obsession with blaming Jews for everything remind me of it.
This! A thousand times this.
brentan comments on Jan 14, 2019:
I blame Protestanism for preaching the idea that spirituality and success in life are proportional. I think the epitome of this thinking can be seen in Joel Osteen's ministry.
I think I have finally discovered what my aversion to math is.
brentan comments on Jun 11, 2019:
Thank goodness for non-Euclidian geometry! No, that didn't help at all.
I am going to vote for the cantidate who vows never to attend a "prayer breakfast".....
brentan comments on Aug 2, 2018:
You'll end up voting as often as a Jehovah's Witness.
Only one word.☺
brentan comments on Jul 19, 2018:
ATAVISTIC. - Adjective....relating to or characterised by reversion to something ancient or ...
brentan comments on Jan 1, 2019:
I must have always mixed it up with avatar.
Vote out ALL incumbents. The new ones can't be worse.
brentan comments on Feb 20, 2019:
Oh lordy, that was funny!
Further evidence that you have to be more specific when you advertise..
brentan comments on Mar 20, 2019:
The family jewels - Took my diamond to the pawnshop But that don't make it junk. - L. Cohen
Trump Vs McCain Vs Mueller
brentan comments on Mar 22, 2019:
I thought criticising a soldier for getting caught was a new low.
Man, spring is finally here! I can finally let my dawgs breath 😂
brentan comments on May 18, 2019:
It's a new lease on life. I've been deliberately walking on grass.
Only in Mississippi
brentan comments on Mar 24, 2019:
Could it possibly mean there are less votes in child health after they are born? Nah, couldn't be.
This Southern Baptist Convention church uses a membership agreement that forbids members from suing ...
brentan comments on Jun 10, 2019:
I hope the legal rights of children can cut right through that strategy.
Love your.....
brentan comments on Jun 22, 2019:
I'm on it. Better late than never.
1,000 Years Ago, the Catholic Church Didn’t Care If You Were Gay - [gayety.co]
brentan comments on Apr 17, 2019:
It got complicated with the apostle Paul. He used words that we can't really translate into modern English. All I know is he talked of lots of types of activities that would make you ineligible for salvation. And homosexuals have been scapegoated by Christians so that other lifestyles would not come under condemnation. But they are condemned - greed, adultery, drunkenness etc. We have to really make our minds up about homosexuality. Society had the good sense to mostly mind its own business about homosexuality for a long time but now I think we have to do more than that. Political correctness has driven condemnation underground in many countries but the negativity remains. The issue is always male homosexuality and the anus and attendant feces. The physical abhorrence and moral disgust came to a head when AIDS spread in the 1980s. It seems the health issue has been dealt with thanks to better hygiene but nonetheless there is still a problem with the 'other'. There seems to be a great reluctance to openly discuss the matter so I fear the problem will continue indefinitely.
Just chattin'...
brentan comments on Apr 6, 2019:
Oh gosh. Were the last two letters that troublesome?
This gave me a good laugh this morning.
brentan comments on May 13, 2019:
.... or not.
I LOVE Saturdays!
brentan comments on May 24, 2019:
I'm thinking of the Jewish Sabbath, the day of rest, and what a wonderful concept it was! R & R, rest and re-creation.
Cajuns and christians can never be clear in their speech.
brentan comments on Jul 1, 2019:
I guess they couldn't resist getting apocalyptic about it.
Folsom Prism Blues
brentan comments on Feb 18, 2019:
Darn. How do people keep coming up with these witty ideas?
But I don't want to be like her, I don't care what my name is...
brentan comments on Mar 1, 2019:
Some of us have greatness thrust upon us.
I admit that I agree with liberals on a number of issues but I simply cannot go along with the ...
brentan comments on Feb 10, 2019:
I'm a lefty. They put up with me (so far). I hope you enjoy the group.
Wouldn't you rather be a bonobo?
brentan comments on Jun 27, 2019:
That must be a nice life.
Meow.... who knows what I agreed to?
brentan comments on Mar 22, 2019:
No worries. Google Translate is awesome.
Number 6 is my Achilles heel.
brentan comments on Feb 18, 2019:
8, I think, for me.
Relevant statistics.
brentan comments on Feb 20, 2019:
That's really good. And it would look even better in kilometers.
Good Morning My Hippies! Heading out to meet my new boss shortly. Went to clean out my car and it ...
brentan comments on Oct 14, 2019:
Yesterday, all his troubles seemed so far away....
He's the master of it..
brentan comments on Sep 27, 2019:
Somehow Saudi Arabia passed the test.
Count me in...
brentan comments on Feb 26, 2019:
Why waste 3 days?
Cats and Dogs This is a brazilian cartonist tha tis now translating one of his series about cats ...
brentan comments on Apr 12, 2019:
Very good cartoons.
Ben looks disappointed he didnt think of it
brentan comments on Aug 20, 2019:
We must be mad bastards!
OK.... Can someone please explain the line between Masculinity & Toxic Masculinity?
brentan comments on Jan 16, 2019:
I think it's all about the change in what men can provide to society. Their strength and their courage were really appreciated in the past. Technology and peacetime have reduced such a need for strength and bravery. Men need to re-train for the future but keep in mind the future might revert back to the ways of the past in a heartbeat. If that happens, Sheldon Cooper will need to turn into John Wayne mighty fast!
I love Daryl's but l kind of wish he had just let Joe take care of this... great song all the same.....
brentan comments on Feb 6, 2019:
Daryl's House is a great repository of great music played by great musicians.
It's that constipated look that gives it away!
brentan comments on Feb 6, 2019:
That's an attitude I'm seriously trying to avoid even though it's very likely to be true.
Turnabout is fair play?
brentan comments on Apr 14, 2019:
Perhaps a bit too intense.
Lol...looks like people know my existentialist sense of humor. I was tagged with this post on ...
brentan comments on Jun 20, 2019:
Thank goodness French wine is better than French philosophers.
Well you did ...
brentan comments on Nov 5, 2018:
She might be thinking of England!
I just found this article that may be as interesting to some of you as it was to me. "Here’s ...
brentan comments on Aug 9, 2018:
That was informative. Apart from the child abuse scandals that happened everywhere, I knew nothing about reasons why Americans are turning from religion.
I’m not sure if this is an ageism thing or not and would welcome your opinions. A few weeks ago...
brentan comments on Apr 27, 2019:
It happens a lot. I think we become a target for all the anger people have against religion. I know from my Christian days how important the opportunity to see loved ones in the resurrection is even though I come from such a dysfunctional family I'm happy never to see them again. For me, the loss of the hope of everlasting life left a big hole in my heart.
Weirdness is just a side effect of my being awesome.
brentan comments on Jun 17, 2018:
Normality is overrated.


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