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Sophisticated Gentleman ## Admin ## 12/02/14(Tue)02:01 No. 1 [Reply] Stickied

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Hello gentlemen!
You have been awarded your own private club from which you may scorn the local riffraff. If you continue posting at least 25 posts per day for the next two weeks, this will be a permanent board.
If you notice any problems (file sizes, file types) post in this thread. I'm not sure if we want to make this General or SFW, so you can discuss that, too.
Keep it work safe and stay classy.

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/01/22(Thu)23:59 No. 2997


Beliefs Sophisticated Gentleman 12/05/31(Thu)19:01 No. 903 [Reply]

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What is a gentleman's religion/belief?
Does a gentleman share such things?
What is the key element that defines a gentleman, mentally/emotionally?

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/04/17(Fri)06:18 No. 3024


Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/31(Fri)22:21 No. 3077

High Church Anglicanism.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/08/01(Sat)22:48 No. 3078

This. That is all.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/04/07(Tue)17:27 No. 3020 [Reply]

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I was raised to be a sophisticated, intelligent man of refined tastes... but all I want to be is a bogan. There's something incredibly appealing about their philosophy and way of life. I had many goals but now my only aspiration is to be lazy and get high.

If the opposite of a gentleman is a bogan, then what is it to be a bogan? We all know what a gentleman is, but what is a bogan?

I want to know what you think.

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/06/28(Sun)14:34 No. 3065

they all have fetal alcohol syndrome from too many goon bags while pregnant.
in vic there arent really many bogan aussies, due to all the fucking wogs down here. nsw and tasmania are where you find the deadbeat bogans

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/25(Sat)22:10 No. 3074

Australian Rednecks. I mean...just, wow.

Suddenly I feel MUCH better about my own position in the greater scheme of things. Just to assuage my curiosity; is the banjo a really popular instrument down under?

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/26(Sun)07:33 No. 3076

And Queensland, they've dragged us so far behind the times our laws are from the 1950s.

Not really, but that's just from where I live, could be a completely different situation in Tasmania or Perth I suppose.

Pooch Sophisticated Gentleman 13/01/12(Sat)22:59 No. 1955 [Reply]

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What breed is your canine companion and best friend?

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/05/29(Fri)04:52 No. 3034

A Pembroke Welsh Corgi and a miniature Dachshund. Though they're too small for my taste, the Corgi was rescued from an abusive home, and the Dachshund has been by my side for 11 years.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/06/06(Sat)05:53 No. 3038

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Really agree with that sentiment.

My dog is a German Shepherd Lurcher cross. Got her from a rescue charity when she was 2, now it's been 7 happy years.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/25(Sat)22:16 No. 3075


I also concur whole heartedly. Absolutely DESPISE yapping dogs; Chihuahuas could replace clay-pigeons for shooting skeet as far as I am concerned.


Sophisticated Gentleman 14/06/14(Sat)17:03 No. 2809 [Reply]

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Favorite paintings by any artist?
If someone posts "The Starry Night" I will shoot them in the neck with a luger
"At Eternety's Gate"
Vincent Van Gogh

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/25(Sat)15:44 No. 3071

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Not a painting, but an ink study by Peter Paul Rubens. Just that every single stroke is thought out and in the perfect position, it's just gorgeous. Everything that I strive to be when I draw.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/25(Sat)15:50 No. 3072

I was curious since I didn't recognize the painting, but it is definitely academic/romanticist in style. There are unfortunately no major active artists that match the surname 'Brun' in the 1860s either.
I'd suggest looking into Lefebvre, Bougereau, Delaroche, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Bonnat etc. etc.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/25(Sat)20:47 No. 3073

It's Christen Brun, titled A Basket of Ribbons.


What's your pickup routine? Sophisticated Gentleman 14/10/14(Tue)09:09 No. 2931 [Reply]

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opener/ice-breaker: ask - what’s something that can break without you touching it? silence

kiss: ask - what’s something that can break without you touching it? a heart

Then I follow it all up by saying ''So we may as well touch''.

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/06/30(Tue)04:24 No. 3066

Are you an angel, 'cause you got nice cans

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/06(Mon)03:22 No. 3067

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Mystery, is that you?

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/07/10(Fri)00:48 No. 3068

If you are in a crowded environment, you can go to their group and tell them that your friend and you have a bet whether or not they are from country X.
If you are socially competent, you can then make some funny small talk that'll get you into a conversation.
Otherwise, you can depend on them to tell you to stay and chat a while if they are interested in speaking to you.
If neither options work, try improving your appearance and/or social skills; or simply try again.

How to don a suit. Sophisticated Gentleman 15/02/24(Tue)02:58 No. 3008 [Reply]

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A quick guide to cover the basics should you be unsure and in need of guidance.

Step 1 - Get your birthday suit ready.

Exactly what it implies, shit, shower, shave, teeth, hair, nails, whatever personal grooming you need to do you get it done before you put on the suit. Nobody wants to see moisturiser, toothpaste and dandruff on your clothes so put them on, let them set and wash any grease off your hands before you start touching cloth.

Step 2 - Socks and underwear.

Order doesn't matter but the key thing here is to put your socks on before you put your trousers and tie on.

Step 3 - Shirt

Put your shirt on, button it up two from the top. Leave the tie for now.

Step 4 - Trousers
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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/06/14(Sun)03:43 No. 3060

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OK, screw single upload.

I'm out.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/06/15(Mon)01:41 No. 3061

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Fashions change over time. I'm waiting for the zoot suit t o come back, myself.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/06/24(Wed)23:03 No. 3062


FPOB!!R1ZmxlMzD4 12/12/20(Thu)15:14 No. 1860 [Reply]

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Good afternoon gents. I am starting into drinking alcohol other than beer and should like to inquire as to what cocktails are acceptable for any self-respecting male to drink?

I believe Manhattans, Martinis, and Sidecars are acceptable, but have no knowledge as to anything else as I am an utter novice in these matters.

Also, I recently purchased 1 and 3/4ths liter of Jagermeister; aside from the so-called Jagerbombs and Jagerade, are there any classier cocktails that could be made, or should I just drink Jager by the shots?

My novice impressions of Jagermeister are that it is rather strong and bitter tasting, but it creates a pleasant burning sensation in the throat and stomach after consumption. It also aids in digestion as an herbal liquor. I find tequila and vodka to be extremely nasty, though the lemon helps the tequila go down better. I cannot compare with other liquors such as whiskey and Gin for I have not tried those before. Would you gentlemen be so kind as to introduce me to new liquors, with reference to aspects such as strength and taste?

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Sophisticated Gentleman 14/02/12(Wed)11:13 No. 2707

Jagermeister is cool as a digestif after a meal and not much else, on the rare occasion I drink it - I'd shot it.

Tequila is not all bad, go for a respectable brand and if you don't like the bite from the blue agave in a blanco tequila, go for an anejo (aged) - aging in wood softens the bite of the alcohol and makes it more complex. I drink fine anejo tequilas like I do a scotch: in a rocks glass - neat.

Onto a list of gentlemanly cocktails:

Daquiri (real one, not frozen)
Tom Collins
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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/02/22(Sun)01:34 No. 3007

Personally, I believe that there is nothing better in this life than a glass of makers mark.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/04/15(Wed)10:21 No. 3023

Never tired any mixed drinks with the Jager, personally, I like it as-is. (I'm a fan of earthy and medicinal flavors, but that's just me) quality makes a HUGE difference in Tequila. Try a reposado or above- the aging mellows it out. if it's clear, it's probably nasty. If it's cheap and amber, it's probably caramel colouring.
If you like sweet and medicinal, try the green chartreuse/ chartreuse vert.
I don't know about respectability, but a gin and tonic is fantastic on a hot day, and I isn't too hard hitting in the alcohol department.

Sophisticated Gentleman 12/02/14(Tue)13:00 No. 21 [Reply] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]

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Every gentleman needs his drink to settle down after a hard day of work. In my case I like a scottish whisky, preferably single malt and aged a minimum of 10 years to exhibit the right flavors.

What is your spirit of choice /class/?

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Sophisticated Gentleman 15/02/26(Thu)10:12 No. 3010

Has anyone tried the Yamazaki? Apparently the Japanese make a fine whisky.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/03/06(Fri)09:48 No. 3013

My man, nothing beats a snifter of Laphroaig at the end of the day

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/04/15(Wed)10:15 No. 3022

Hendricks gin is pretty nice. Can's say I know that much about whisky, but The Macallan 18 yr is a pretty rad and casual? If the weather's hot, then a G&T is the way to go for me. a mint leaf isn't entirely out of place in one

Low-Yield Cigarettes? SmokerNoober 14/08/17(Sun)10:17 No. 2842 [Reply]

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Am wondering about Low-end nicotine cigarettes. None of this e-cig bullshit; I like the light and softness of a real cigarette, but I'm looking to cut down on the nicotine and tar content. --- anyone help me out?

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Edward 15/02/08(Sun)19:49 No. 3001

I like Camel Blue. Marlboro Gold (also known as Marlboro Light in some countries) is good too and low in nicotine.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/03/01(Sun)09:29 No. 3011

It's not the nicotine in cigarettes you should be worried about.

Sophisticated Gentleman 15/04/04(Sat)23:30 No. 3019

This shit right here. Cancer is not classy.

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