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screename1 Alaska
02/08/14 7:10 am

I threw a couple punches with my brothers when we were young. I was younger and smaller, so it wasn't much of a fight!

Captainbstring Biden is a Clown
02/06/14 10:43 pm

You reach out to hurt me.... There are no rules or morals. You will regret it I guarantee it.

Landy NE Indiana
02/05/14 7:42 am

I'm no pacifist, but words work better than fists.

SeanF Washington
02/06/14 12:29 am

In some cases, yes. Although, words don't always work. Words don't work against the ignorant or the corrupt.

frodosynthesis South of Incoherent
02/04/14 8:00 pm

Sort of, I couldn't do any punching, but my ex was abusive.

02/04/14 6:46 pm

I got jumped by 3 chumps back when I was about 17. I caught one of them alone later :-)

Destructor ohio
02/04/14 6:22 pm

Some typical locker room a*s hole. He swung first but i swung last

Bulldog74 California
02/04/14 3:30 pm

5th generation Soldier. Started Kick Boxing and Karate at age 7. Never started a fight for no reason but always finished them. Always taught not to be a bully and to be a friend to those who have be bullied. Lastly taught to pass these lessons down.

ladyniner81 I hate people
02/04/14 1:19 pm

One kid was bullying me in school, I got fed up and just started pounding on him. Yes jt was a boy Poor kid probably got laughed at for getting beat up by a girl, but he left me alone after that lol

02/04/14 7:17 am

Yes and I don't recommend it. There are other ways to solve things.

offbeat California
02/03/14 11:21 pm

Won some, lost some. Don't care for it at all anymore. Doesn't feel right.

Something about it all, like we shouldn't do it or something. Like how a lot of people can't punch in a dream. Ah, anyway that's just my random thoughts on the subject.

02/04/14 11:30 am

Man, I thought I was the only one with those dreams. So frustrating.

FIAT2LUX On Planet Earth
02/04/14 3:24 pm

Actually I manage to beat someone crazy in a dream who tried to pull a weapon in someone nearby. So I doubt that rule about punching in dreams holds true…

Laurie2133 Rural Southwest
02/03/14 10:31 pm

In the line of duty! And good guys never lose!

02/03/14 9:25 pm

I got beat up in school a few times, but never threw a punch back, so I'd say no.

02/03/14 9:26 pm

Oh, wait, are we counting sibling fights? Then yes! My sister and I didn't punch, we slapped, kicked, bit and pulled hair.

02/03/14 8:16 pm

I thought it say fist FLIGHT... I was very confused

DenisC NYC Rome Miami Beach
02/03/14 7:37 pm

Bunch of wussies !!!

bnnt Los Angeles
02/03/14 7:14 pm

Only with my brother. Then he kicked me in the dingleberries at 11, I threw up, and we never fought again.

02/03/14 6:59 pm

When I was younger...I've gotten to shoving and shit talking as an adult, but haven't needed to swing in years.

Liberatheist Mustafar
02/03/14 6:44 pm

No. I'll only fight in self defense and no one has had a reason to fight me.

02/03/14 6:41 pm

No fists, pushing, shoving, wrestling.

02/03/14 6:38 pm

Kicked some ass in the middle of the street with all the neighbors watching. Cops were called.

Ebola1 Florida
02/03/14 6:21 pm

Not in a loooooong time. I almost got in one as an adult several years ago though.

02/03/14 5:56 pm

Almost everyday when I was in school then I was a bouncer at some pretty seedy bars. Problem now days is when you fight in school they call the police

02/03/14 5:21 pm

Too many to count... Anger issues when I was younger. My wife turned me around

ladyniner81 I hate people
02/04/14 1:21 pm

Nah, me and my sister used to fling things at each other when mad. Whatever what wasn't nailed down lol

ladyniner81 I hate people
02/04/14 1:22 pm

it was quite comical actually. I have bad aim, and 95% it missed her and would hit the wall LOL

LeDerpityDerp We are not our failures
02/04/14 2:05 pm

Nice lol. But no we fought pretty good and physically too.

Amplifiedsoul Arizona
02/03/14 5:09 pm

Yep. Plenty of times when I was younger. Only a few times as an adult. None in a long time.

02/03/14 4:07 pm

My last fist fight was in 9th grade. I remember one in eighth grade and a couple in elementary. After the one in 9th grade my mom made it extremely clear that fighting was unacceptable unless my life was in danger.

NYevo NY
02/03/14 3:58 pm

Not since Jr High, although I almost did in college.

02/03/14 3:50 pm

Fifth grade.

Emily33 North Carolina
02/03/14 3:19 pm

Almost. I was physically held back. Although, if I wasn't held back, I probably only would have gotten a punch in...

TexasLonghorn Austin, Texas
02/03/14 2:31 pm

Thanks for the credit on this poll SOH.... :/

02/03/14 2:28 pm

And she got suspended not me

02/03/14 2:28 pm

And she got suspended not me

RebelProud Bungholio
02/03/14 2:26 pm

Yeah I've been in a few. Mostly when alcohol was involved.

davidwhite1 Building it Bigger
02/03/14 2:26 pm

Not since my first child was born, prior to that more than I can remember off of the top of my head.

02/03/14 2:25 pm

I have Beene in a fist fight when I was in 2nd I bet the living hell out of the stupid girl I pushed her into a pole a broke her two front teeth

02/04/14 11:31 am

And you're proud of that?

deathvalley Chicago native
02/03/14 2:10 pm

Yes, self defense against an ex bf.

Klensken phx
02/03/14 2:00 pm

I guess nobody ever wanted to fight me.

02/03/14 1:44 pm

A very few, BS'd my way past many more. Put on the gloves with a heavyweight Golden Gloves contender from California once--landed 5 quick jabs before waking up against the side of the ring.

nickyreads You Are Loved
02/03/14 1:44 pm

sixth grade, punched a girl for standing on top of a trash can lid

teppofan Rt. 66 Hackberry, AZ
02/03/14 1:35 pm

Interesting...those of us who fought are older men who make more money.

02/04/14 11:32 am

More willing to hurt people to get your way?

teppofan Rt. 66 Hackberry, AZ
02/04/14 1:18 pm

That's one way of looking at it I guess. I saw it more as standing up for what one believes in/having a purpose and seeing it through. I'm not advocating violence, but I think many youths lack ambition.

ThisScottPerson asks...
02/03/14 1:21 pm

Yes, some naked guy tackled me in the street. Being the type of person I am, this literally turned into a cock fight.

KatG Liberal in Ohio
02/03/14 1:17 pm

Yes, but I was young and stupid. I never lost

Pastafarian Planet Earth
02/03/14 1:05 pm

There was just on at school today. No joke. I haven't been in one personally thought.

02/03/14 4:01 pm

Every high school has fist fights, some almost daily. I have been in fist fights however they are usually self defence.

Pastafarian Planet Earth
02/03/14 7:02 pm

This was the first fight in about 2 years. They are pretty rare at my school.

02/03/14 12:45 pm

Yeah, plenty. They can be fun.

Princess Kentucky
02/03/14 12:10 pm

Yes a couple years ago at a party with this girl who's boyfriend was hitting on me and she was yelling at me and I was too drunk to understand what she was saying so I punched her in the nose and she tried to hit me but missed and we were broken up

teppofan Rt. 66 Hackberry, AZ
02/03/14 1:11 pm

And you go by Princess?!?

Princess Kentucky
02/03/14 1:13 pm

Hey we got our days and real life princesses have done much worse. You should see the Disney Princesses on their days off

Princess Kentucky
02/03/14 1:22 pm

And also read the book Princesses Behaving Badly and Kate middletons pre royal days

macabregenius In Purgatory
02/03/14 12:05 pm

That age bracket...

DunkinFrunk Austin area, Texas
02/03/14 11:58 am

Too many to even count.

rons Thanks America
02/03/14 11:20 am

A couple as a kid.