06-14-2015, 08:49 AM
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Hello everyone. My name is Steve Arnold. I'm 53 yo, married 32 years as of next month. We have 2 sons, 31 & 26. I, as-well-as our oldest son and others in our family have and still are serving our country. I USMC; Semper Fi,  many moons ago and our oldest son USAF. 

I have got into wetshaving because of the high cost of multi-blade cartridges. Every time I would purchase a set of 4 my stomach would turn. So I thought, there's got to be something better. 

A Google and Amazon search lead me to a basic Proraso kit along with an Edwin Jagger DE razor. After the first couple of shaves, I was hooked. 

My dad and other male members of the family used to shave with DE razors but with the influx of cartridge razor commercials and other advertising, the use of DE razors seemed like it feel of the face of the earth. 

I've joined Bagger and Blade but have not really done anything with it. For the last 6-8 months I've just been observing, listening and watching most of what information that has been put out for the world to see. 

I've posted some of my #SOTD pictures on Twitter @Parrish1088 

I guess I've just been waiting to see which forums and communities I would like to be part of. 

This one along with 1 or 2 others seem to be great at being helpful and not judgmental. At my age I've had enough of the silly BS dealing with people that are idiots. I know most if not all, the people in this community feel the same way. 

So, thanks for allowing me to be part of this community of wet shaving enthusiasts. 

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 06-14-2015, 08:51 AM
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Welcome Steve.

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 06-14-2015, 08:53 AM
  • jamesrobson5
  • Chubby Chaser... Big Brush is Best!
  • Sherwood Park AB Canada!
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Hi Steve, welcome to the Shave Nook.

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 06-14-2015, 08:55 AM
  • Agravic
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  • Pennsylvania, USA
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Welcome to The Shave Nook, Steve.

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 06-14-2015, 08:56 AM
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Welcome to TSN, Steve.

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 06-14-2015, 08:57 AM
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Welcome ,even if you are a marine I won't hold that against you...that much...Just kidding

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 06-14-2015, 09:39 AM
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 06-14-2015, 09:43 AM
  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Steve, welcome to TSN.

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 06-14-2015, 10:10 AM
  • kwsher
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  • Austin, TX - USA
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Hi Steve, welcome to TSN- great group of community members here and a lot of solid dialogue with no drama.

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 06-14-2015, 10:13 AM
  • eengler
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  • South Dakota, USA
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Enjoy the Forum Steve!

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 06-14-2015, 10:26 AM
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(06-14-2015, 10:10 AM)kwsher Wrote: Hi Steve, welcome to TSN- great group of community members here and a lot of solid dialogue with no drama.

That's the best thing about this forum no arguing like children or drama just mature discussion,with people that respect opinions.

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 06-14-2015, 10:33 AM
  • racebmx
  • Sapone Di Paolo
  • Charleston, South Carolina
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Welcome aboard!

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 06-14-2015, 11:12 AM
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Welcome to TSN.

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 06-14-2015, 11:30 AM
  • jtmke
  • Ex shaving hater
  • milwaukee
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Welcome to TSN

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 06-14-2015, 11:44 AM
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Welcome Steve

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 06-14-2015, 12:17 PM
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Welcome to The Shave Nook, Steve!  Smile

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 06-14-2015, 12:26 PM
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Welcome to TSN and thanks to you and your family for your service!

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 06-14-2015, 12:43 PM
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Welcome to TSN enjoy!

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 06-14-2015, 12:46 PM
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Welcome to the forum and glad your here.

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 06-14-2015, 02:20 PM
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Hi Steve! Welcome to The Shave Nook. Smile

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