In order to use obsidian hydration for absolute dating, the conditions that the sample has been exposed to and its origin must be understood or compared to samples of a known age (e.g.
And, according to Black Demographics.com, a full one third of the Black male workforce are blue-collar workers and tradesmen, something I would know quite intimately, since that's what I did with all my adult life prior to my early retirement due to workplace injury a decade ago at the age of 40.
) - who will question my bona fides and fitness to dole out dating and mating advice, despite my oft-repeated statements about being a lifelong confirmed bachelor and self-described hedonist - but that's OK.
If there's one thing I've learned in all my years is that the best way to convince anyone that you're for real and the real deal, is to simply show them. This, then, is the first of a series of columns here at the Negro Manosphere - laying out the "Obsidian Method", if you will.
The builders used such a perfect material for dating by our modern techniques.
"Only Nixon could go to China." Last Saturday night I participated in an impromptu discussion with Oshay Duke Jackson, LAR Movement and Solo84 - they were discussing a recent incident in New York City involving a short of stature man's angry ranting at a popular bagel joint (which, by now, I am sure all of you are well-aware of).
Obsidian is a volcanic glass that was used by prehistoric people as a raw material in the manufacture of stone tools such as projectile points, knives, or other cutting tools through knapping, or breaking off pieces in a controlled manner, such as pressure flaking.