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[ Note: Reviews presented should not be considered synonymous with the Men’s Elective Network. ]

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Men supporting feminism…

men supporting feminism

It’s a personal moment where balance of the sexes is raising the question of “who is on top”?  A growing number of men are wanting to help out, so what’s involved…

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Men’s Health Magazine article:

Greg Norman in the Men's Health Mag

Retirement is treating Greg Norman pretty well. And that’s probably because he hasn’t stopped working out. The 64-year-old, in an interview with Men’s Health, revealed his current training habits; and declared his wish to be the “longest-living Norman”. “I’ve been very open about the fact that I want to be the longest-living Norman,” he told Men’s Health.

“And the Normans have got some really good genes. On my mother’s side, it’s 90s and 100s. My dad [Mervyn] is 93 this year. “And I’d like to hit 108, 110.”

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-Projects & Gizmos:

Victorian miniature railway

For the past 2 years or so there has been a “start from scratch” miniature railway in the making being constructed in a small country town in the state of Victoria, Australia.

What is interesting about this ambitious project is that it is going to be the longest miniature railway in the southern hemisphere…  Says its President Andrew Mierisch who happens to be the son of Colin Mierisch, a long time advocate of 7 1/4 inch railways. In fact Colin is now working full time in his retirement to help his son achieve this incredible project. By way of introduction the small township of Harcourt (150km north of Melbourne) regularly can here the roar of machinery most weekends that comprises of the diggers, Bobcat, tractor, trucks and other assortment of vehicles… and if that’s not enough to catch the attention of the townsfolk then maybe it would be the sound of the dynamite blasting away the rock in preparation for the railway track bed.

The first stage is to build the first 2 km of track with the completed station and the locomotive servicing facilities.

Read and see more here…

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– Male Reviews:

Neil Armstrong

(1930–2012) was an American astronaut who gained the distinction of being the first person to both land and walk on the moon.  “That’s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.” – Neil Armstrong (21 July 1969).

In December 1968, Armstrong was chosen to be the commander for Apollo 11, which would be the first planned mission to dock and land on the moon. Armstrong was chosen to be the first person who would have the distinction of walking on the moon.  Some suggest NASA chose Armstrong because he didn’t have a large ego.

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Oliver Cromwell 

(1599 – 1658) is a contentious figure in British history. Some see him as a defender of Parliamentary democracy fighting a tyrannical King. It is argued his defence of Parliament led to the development of a modern democracy. However, others see him in a different light, pointing to his seizure of power as ‘Lord Protectorate’ and the massacres of the Irish and Scots which were a form of genocide. He has also been criticised for his rigid puritanism, although in his reign Jews were permitted to re-enter Britain and there was a certain religious tolerance.

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