6. Get handy. I always wanted to be one of those guys who, whenever something doesn’t work, straps on a tool belt and says, “I’ll fix it.” I like the Walden-esque idea of complete self-reliance. Build my own house, clean out the carburetors, find out what carburetors are. Recently my washing machine broke and flooded my entire downstairs. I was forced to stand idly by waiting for a plumber to arrive while water rose around my ankles because I didn’t know how to shut off the water. That’s the kind of experience that makes you have your testosterone levels checked.I loved it. You ought to read the whole thing.
Saturday, May 25, 2013
20 Life Lessons From Kareem
I thought this was a great article - 20 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Was 30 by Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Here's my favorite.