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32. Utter profanity. How is it that conservatives can freak at "offensive" art
and not see how evil this is?
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  - U.S. Military Weapons Inscribed With Secret 'Jesus' Bible Codes sabra  Jan-18-10 10:59 AM   #0 
  - Not too different from the Nazi tradition of nationalistic God preference.  no_hypocrisy   Jan-18-10 11:00 AM   #1 
  - The shield is from the standard issue belt buckle  jberryhill   Jan-18-10 11:51 AM   #22 
  - what ever happened to "shoot the other cheek"  happygoluckytoyou   Jan-18-10 11:55 AM   #30 
  - So it really is the "Crusades" huh? Stay tuned for "Jews just aren't Christian enough"to have oil.  bjobotts   Jan-18-10 11:20 PM   #208 
  - If you're trying to imply the neo theos are against Israel or more against Israel than they are  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:43 PM   #212 
  - He's back in his hidey hole.  lonestarnot   Jan-19-10 10:36 PM   #335 
  - Thnks for that Nazi GOTT MINS UNS buckle!  pnorman   Jan-18-10 01:38 PM   #89 
  - It was the Kaiser's armies that started using the Gott mit uns buckles  IndianaGreen   Jan-18-10 01:39 PM   #90 
  - And, of course, it goes back further than that  Alcibiades   Jan-18-10 04:21 PM   #130 
  - That was the Wehrmacht belt buckle.  burning rain   Jan-18-10 03:32 PM   #116 
  - .  burning rain   Jan-18-10 03:34 PM   #117 
  - was all set for a debate and it was deflated with mittens  PatrynXX   Jan-18-10 04:05 PM   #127 
  - Heh. So much for the Hitler was an atheist canard.  D23MIURG23   Jan-18-10 04:48 PM   #133 
  - Well...  Unca Jim   Jan-18-10 06:20 PM   #147 
     - Hitler was a catholic.  D23MIURG23   Jan-18-10 08:55 PM   #179 
     - With all due respect, you can know what church someone attended, but you can't know what was in his  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 10:54 PM   #198 
     - Since when is a person's explicitly stated religious preference invalidated by speculation as to the  D23MIURG23   Jan-19-10 12:37 AM   #226 
     - ...  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 12:35 PM   #292 
     - An eye.  HealthyDemocracy   Feb-18-10 01:31 AM   #358 
        - okay noted  Jax   Feb-18-10 04:25 AM   #359 
     - In Public, sure...  Unca Jim   Jan-19-10 02:34 PM   #305 
        - A lot of Hitler's private statements are disputed and possibly fabricated.  D23MIURG23   Jan-19-10 06:02 PM   #324 
           - Sure...  Unca Jim   Jan-19-10 07:52 PM   #328 
              - Maybe you should actually read what is at your link  D23MIURG23   Jan-19-10 11:08 PM   #336 
     - False. nt  Deep13   Jan-19-10 09:29 AM   #270 
        - True  Unca Jim   Jan-19-10 02:35 PM   #306 
           - So all those speeches about his love for god and the fatherland...  Deep13   Jan-19-10 03:21 PM   #314 
              - Don't really disagree  Unca Jim   Jan-19-10 07:41 PM   #325 
                 - Is this another example of me not understanding implicit meaning?  Deep13   Jan-19-10 09:53 PM   #332 
  - It can't be noted too often: so much for separation of church and state. nt  valerief   Jan-18-10 05:17 PM   #137 
  - The Brits had a similar joke.  Kutjara   Jan-18-10 07:01 PM   #158 
  - Lol  jberryhill   Jan-18-10 10:55 PM   #199 
  - Coincidentally, that was a joke during the Republican primaries, too.  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 10:48 PM   #196 
  - I was just telling a friend about a run in with a murderer for gawd  HillbillyBob   Jan-18-10 12:32 PM   #51 
  - Sounds like a job for the FBI or Homeland Security  Electric Monk   Jan-18-10 04:45 PM   #132 
     - OTOH, he could have been an FBI undercover -  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 12:38 PM   #293 
  - God, corporations and a perceived threat are vital to fascism  Gman   Jan-18-10 12:43 PM   #56 
  - Zactly, and well said, Gman. nt  Enthusiast   Jan-19-10 06:05 AM   #245 
  - Yeah it reminds me of that too...  SsevenN   Jan-18-10 02:32 PM   #98 
  - Defensive much?  Turborama   Jan-18-10 06:55 PM   #157 
  - they have a right to make their "fucking product" any crazy way they want, I guess. And no one has  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:29 PM   #210 
  - Way to put him down!  Enthusiast   Jan-19-10 06:09 AM   #246 
  - Um, the Nazis didn't exist in the time of WWI. n/t  clear eye   Jan-18-10 02:37 PM   #101 
  - Point taken, thank you.  no_hypocrisy   Jan-18-10 03:03 PM   #111 
  - Founded in 1919  frog92969   Jan-19-10 07:49 AM   #254 
  - Not too different from the ancient Romans either. n/t  fasttense   Jan-19-10 06:59 AM   #249 
  - Can you imagine what is written on the bombs???  pocoloco   Jan-19-10 08:11 AM   #257 
  - Inscribed hell, that is molded in the metal  liberal N proud   Jan-18-10 11:05 AM   #2 
  - Replace the word Bible with Koran.  peace13   Jan-18-10 11:15 AM   #3 
  - I wonder  Djarun   Jan-18-10 06:42 PM   #154 
  - Wow, talk about crazy  daleo   Jan-18-10 11:15 AM   #4 
  - Well, this ought to really help our effort to stabilize Afghanistan ...  bemildred   Jan-18-10 11:37 AM   #13 
  - Oh, Hell no. That's it. Organized religion simply has to go.  shadowknows69   Jan-18-10 11:15 AM   #5 
  - Who would Jesus kill? Wow, and they call themselves Christians.  superconnected   Jan-18-10 11:16 AM   #6 
  - I just re-read this and I really think I might vomit.  shadowknows69   Jan-18-10 11:17 AM   #7 
  - That was my reaction too.  beac   Jan-18-10 12:16 PM   #42 
     - But we have to save the world from people killing in the name of God  shadowknows69   Jan-18-10 12:18 PM   #45 
        - Bravely fighting "religious extremeists"...  beac   Jan-18-10 12:47 PM   #60 
  - Right wing Christianity gone amuck. "God loved the world so much that he said, pop a cap in your  IsItJustMe   Jan-18-10 11:18 AM   #8 
  - You got all of us here  carla   Jan-18-10 01:01 PM   #65 
  - Jesus simply did not  Enthusiast   Jan-19-10 06:14 AM   #247 
  - If that doesn't violate separation of church and state, I don't know what does.  Gregorian   Jan-18-10 11:21 AM   #9 
  - It has something to do with the constitution.  Xenotime   Jan-20-10 08:29 AM   #345 
  - These References are probably there so that more hate is generated against our troops. I mean  Jumping John   Jan-18-10 11:27 AM   #10 
  - No - a heckuva lot of these companies that got their start  RamboLiberal   Jan-18-10 11:38 AM   #14 
     - It's like In-N-Out Burger  DissedByBush   Jan-18-10 01:01 PM   #66 
        - wow i didn't know that  barbtries   Jan-18-10 06:16 PM   #144 
        - Don't fret  DissedByBush   Jan-18-10 07:55 PM   #164 
           - Don't fret? What was it you didn't like about Bush?  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:10 PM   #204 
           - His royal lowness Bush I, not Shrub  DissedByBush   Jan-19-10 12:21 AM   #221 
           - my first double double  barbtries   Jan-19-10 05:13 AM   #242 
              - This is a private enterprise too  DissedByBush   Jan-19-10 08:36 PM   #331 
                 - they're a private enterprise  barbtries   Jan-20-10 08:16 AM   #344 
                    - Do you know how many contractors there are?  DissedByBush   Jan-20-10 10:59 PM   #352 
                       - yes i'm sure there are many contractors  barbtries   Jan-21-10 05:58 PM   #353 
        - The difference being that those cups are not issued to our troops  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 12:47 PM   #295 
  - I'm sure our own Muslim American troops will feel great about this. The contract with  salguine   Jan-18-10 11:34 AM   #11 
  - They might prefer a koranic reference, but the OT and NT are part of their tradition as well.  Jester Messiah   Jan-18-10 12:16 PM   #43 
     - I would prefer an atheistic slogan on my scope  spirit of wine   Jan-18-10 02:59 PM   #110 
     - No argument here. It's all BS so far as I'm concerned.  Jester Messiah   Jan-18-10 03:56 PM   #123 
     - Sorry, bu tthat has no more place on a taxpayer purchased weapon than does a cite to a Bible verse.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:35 AM   #225 
     - How so?  VermeerLives   Jan-18-10 08:03 PM   #169 
     - I suggest cracking a book or asking Google.  Jester Messiah   Jan-19-10 09:08 AM   #262 
     - Not really. Muslims think both the Jews and the Christians got it wrong  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:04 PM   #202 
        - Which makes it a doctrinal disagreement - much like the one between  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 12:57 PM   #296 
  - Revoke their contract now.  glinda   Jan-18-10 11:34 AM   #12 
  - Could you imagine the uproar?  SergeStorms   Jan-18-10 04:20 PM   #129 
  - This is Christian black magic, no two ways about it.  shadowknows69   Jan-18-10 11:44 AM   #15 
  - that's what I thought too: blackmagic  RedRocco   Jan-18-10 12:01 PM   #35 
  - exactly.....  winyanstaz   Jan-18-10 02:47 PM   #107 
  - What the hell is wrong with this country?!?!  krabigirl   Jan-18-10 11:45 AM   #16 
  - Fascism .... patriarchy is fascism... organized patriarchal religion is the  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 01:34 PM   #85 
  - Yes, I agree. how do we change this?  krabigirl   Jan-19-10 02:36 PM   #308 
     - Hi -- almost missed your response . . . Love it!!  defendandprotect   Jan-19-10 08:10 PM   #329 
  - a lot  barbtries   Jan-18-10 06:17 PM   #146 
     - :( I don't even see how it is possible to recover.  krabigirl   Jan-19-10 02:39 PM   #310 
  - God is love  Christa   Jan-18-10 11:45 AM   #17 
  - When the Conquistadors  AsahinaKimi   Jan-18-10 08:46 PM   #176 
  - And they were wrong. So?  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:07 PM   #203 
     - read the above post  AsahinaKimi   Jan-19-10 12:15 AM   #219 
  - God is love, but  VermeerLives   Jan-20-10 07:48 PM   #349 
  - oh the irony of putting quotes from the "prince of peace" on weapons.  dugaresa   Jan-18-10 11:46 AM   #18 
  - Amazing that they're too blind to see it, eh?  Lorien   Jan-19-10 11:58 AM   #288 
  - I bet...  gorfle   Jan-18-10 11:47 AM   #19 
  - who could possibly be gullible enuff to attribute any religious value to pigs or their fat? anyone?  msongs   Jan-18-10 11:51 AM   #23 
  - Probably the same people that are gullible enough....  winyanstaz   Jan-18-10 02:57 PM   #109 
  - Someone whose sacred religious book was written by people who were on the run from the authorities  jmowreader   Jan-18-10 06:29 PM   #151 
  - That accusation is old, it was the stated claim for the Great Indian Mutiny of 1857  happyslug   Jan-18-10 12:02 PM   #36 
  - Trijicon and the ACOG has been around along time.......  galileoreloaded   Jan-18-10 11:50 AM   #20 
  - Unh, this has nothing to do with the soldiers...  PavePusher   Jan-18-10 09:26 PM   #182 
     - Tax dollars should not be going to disseminate cites to Bible verses on bullets. I object to  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:21 PM   #209 
        - Too late to edit, but the cites are not on bullets, but on weapons. Same principle, tho.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:40 AM   #228 
           - And they are not on the "weapons" per se...  PavePusher   Jan-19-10 11:51 AM   #285 
  - See # 16.  democrank   Jan-18-10 11:50 AM   #21 
  - Disgusting  truth2power   Jan-18-10 11:51 AM   #24 
  - Hells bells, I missed this part  Christa   Jan-18-10 11:52 AM   #25 
  - Half as much as the supplimental educational funding Obama is begging for  Lorien   Jan-19-10 11:54 AM   #286 
  - Wha??? 800,000 sights?  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 01:06 PM   #297 
  - K&R. nt  OnyxCollie   Jan-18-10 11:53 AM   #26 
  - Onward Christian Snipers. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Jan-18-10 11:54 AM   #27 
  - Precisely what my wife sang when she heard this. No kidding.  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 11:58 AM   #33 
  - We have been killing in the name of the lord for milinea  dotymed   Jan-18-10 10:01 PM   #192 
  - But Obama says God is in the mix in marriage (a governmentally licensed transaction). Why not this?  katandmoon   Jan-18-10 11:55 AM   #28 
  - I'm sure Jesus would approve of this.  Kermitt Gribble   Jan-18-10 11:55 AM   #29 
  - These people are just plain sick and disgusting.  Hersheygirl   Jan-18-10 11:56 AM   #31 
  - Utter profanity. How is it that conservatives can freak at "offensive" art  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 11:56 AM   #32 
  - This company deserves a corporate death penalty.  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 11:58 AM   #34 
  - This is a horrific slander against Jesus, who taught peace and love!!  DesertDiamond   Jan-18-10 12:05 PM   #37 
  - As a fellow Buddhist  AsahinaKimi   Jan-18-10 09:04 PM   #181 
  - The words attributed to Jesus Christ disagree with you...  ZombieHorde   Jan-19-10 12:04 AM   #216 
     - So "honor thy father and thy mother" was just bullshit?  Lorien   Jan-19-10 11:57 AM   #287 
        - I believe honor thy father and mother is Old Testament.  ZombieHorde   Jan-19-10 05:16 PM   #319 
           - Lol! nt  Lorien   Jan-19-10 05:17 PM   #320 
  - I just got berated by my father in law...  V_Byl   Jan-18-10 12:06 PM   #38 
  - You might be interested in this re US creation of "violent" Islam teachings . . .  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 01:29 PM   #82 
     - Your link is broken.  dixiegrrrrl   Jan-18-10 08:01 PM   #167 
        - Hi -- I have another link for that I think but have to check my files . . .  defendandprotect   Jan-19-10 08:14 PM   #330 
  - killing in the name of...  frylock   Jan-18-10 12:07 PM   #39 
  - "Thou shalt not take The Name of The Lord thy God in vain;  Hubert Flottz   Jan-18-10 12:42 PM   #55 
     - .  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:02 PM   #67 
     - umm Hubert...where can I buy your book? :P  winyanstaz   Jan-18-10 02:51 PM   #108 
        - Hubert 1:3  Hubert Flottz   Jan-18-10 08:11 PM   #171 
  - Rush Limbaugh is on Armed Forces Radio  Joey Liberal   Jan-18-10 12:08 PM   #40 
  - You know when I was in Iraq, we never bothered to listen to that fat fuck.  Crowman1979   Jan-18-10 01:33 PM   # 
  - They also have a lot of NPR...  PavePusher   Jan-18-10 09:28 PM   #183 
  - NPR changed a lot after 2000.  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:18 PM   #207 
  - All we had was NPR and such for a long time  DissedByBush   Jan-19-10 12:31 AM   #222 
     - They only broadcast the first hour  jmowreader   Jan-19-10 09:48 AM   #272 
  - Goddamn Christian Fascists!  santamargarita   Jan-18-10 12:12 PM   #41 
  - More Republicon occultism  SpiralHawk   Jan-18-10 12:17 PM   #44 
  - Iraq Vets for Congress  gabbleratchet   Jan-18-10 01:53 PM   #95 
     - Oh my...thanks for that link  jmowreader   Jan-18-10 06:37 PM   #152 
     - That's your district!  gabbleratchet   Jan-18-10 07:47 PM   #163 
        - I'm in the 8th, not the 7th  jmowreader   Jan-18-10 08:12 PM   #172 
     - Non combat iraq vets for congress  ihamer10   Feb-15-10 08:09 PM   #357 
  - Praise the Lord and AIM the ammunition?  Ken Burch   Jan-18-10 12:19 PM   #46 
  - Were these references part of the contract, or is it something that the manufacturer did?  Ozymanithrax   Jan-18-10 12:21 PM   #47 
  - Some Christian extremists are gun nuts, so the religion is murderous. Really?  No Elephants   Jan-18-10 11:57 PM   #215 
  - Bible verses on weapons?!  Mad_Dem_X   Jan-18-10 12:25 PM   #48 
  - It is actually on the scopes  Retired AF Dem   Jan-18-10 12:39 PM   #54 
     - You mean when they look thru the scope . . . they can see them????  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 01:33 PM   #84 
        - Aim Men!  frog92969   Jan-18-10 02:34 PM   #99 
        - I join you in disgust . . .  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 04:01 PM   #124 
           - Perhaps you should actually read the article...  PavePusher   Jan-18-10 09:29 PM   #184 
              - It's a US miliary contract . . . ??? It should be free from religious inscription....  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 09:52 PM   #190 
        - No - they are inscribed on the outside of the scopes  RamboLiberal   Jan-18-10 05:28 PM   #141 
        - Looks like they put them in the mold  krispos42   Jan-19-10 01:01 AM   #232 
  - John 11:35 -- Jesus Wept  Hekate   Jan-18-10 12:28 PM   #49 
  - "Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition!"  Hubert Flottz   Jan-18-10 12:31 PM   #50 
  - Hubert 1:1, good stuff. Someone should tell the apocalyptos  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:06 PM   #69 
     - We need somebody that can part shit creek ASAP!  Hubert Flottz   Jan-18-10 08:14 PM   #173 
     - .  Mithreal   Jan-19-10 07:22 AM   #252 
     - You beat me to it. Why would anyone who taught the things attributed to Jesus  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:05 AM   #218 
        - The Christian church in America is in dire need of a new reformation.  Mithreal   Jan-19-10 07:35 AM   #253 
  - Who Would Jesus Kill?  Zoeisright   Jan-18-10 12:34 PM   #52 
  - Have "always" added these references? Religion vs mental health -- !!!  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 12:35 PM   #53 
  - Sniper Jesus anyone?  ddeclue   Jan-18-10 12:43 PM   #57 
  - The Family scores another juicy contract. nt  Doremus   Jan-18-10 12:44 PM   #58 
  - This just makes me ill.  HCE SuiGeneris   Jan-18-10 12:45 PM   #59 
  - Wow...  TxRider   Jan-18-10 12:47 PM   #61 
  - Re: are conservatives simply oblivious to irony and hypocrisy?!  fitonkpo   Jan-18-10 12:48 PM   #62 
  - or immune to shaming, ends justifies the means every time  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:08 PM   #70 
  - Sick fucks.  MilesColtrane   Jan-18-10 12:48 PM   #63 
  - I'd like to think he would make them an offer they couldn't refuse.  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:10 PM   #72 
  - Armaments chapter II, verses 9 to 21  SirRevolutionary   Jan-18-10 12:52 PM   #64 
  - Please stop me  DissedByBush   Jan-19-10 12:35 AM   #224 
     - After finding the youtube clip I made a mental note  SirRevolutionary   Jan-19-10 12:48 AM   #229 
  - Remember to think about Jesus when you're shooting that Muslim infidel  Hugabear   Jan-18-10 01:05 PM   #68 
  - Me too. It defies believability, fundies from another universe.  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:20 PM   #77 
  - Jesus gave us arms for a reason  Ezlivin   Jan-18-10 01:09 PM   #71 
  - .  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:21 PM   #78 
  - K&R  Solly Mack   Jan-18-10 01:13 PM   #73 
  - Is that Elysia chlorotica? Awesome critter.  Mithreal   Jan-18-10 01:24 PM   #80 
     - Yes. :o)  Solly Mack   Jan-18-10 01:36 PM   #87 
  - i don't think jesus would approve of this.  DesertFlower   Jan-18-10 01:15 PM   #74 
  - Blasphemous at the very least.  caseymoz   Jan-18-10 01:18 PM   #75 
  - Oh my .......that is simply insane and terrible!  winyanstaz   Jan-18-10 01:19 PM   #76 
  - Vote against religious nuts  gabbleratchet   Jan-18-10 02:35 PM   #100 
  - The U.S. Airforce is also firmly in the hands of the fundies....  winyanstaz   Jan-18-10 02:44 PM   #104 
  - How it slid for so long  jmowreader   Jan-18-10 06:45 PM   #155 
     - "Probably" does not tell me anything. I'd like to see what it looks like.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:34 AM   #223 
        - Happy to help  jmowreader   Jan-19-10 09:10 AM   #263 
  - That is sooooooo ironic, because what they are actually doing is spreading DARKNESS.  patrice   Jan-18-10 01:23 PM   #79 
  - There are no words....  BrklynLiberal   Jan-18-10 01:27 PM   #81 
  - And they wonder why people question their religous beliefs  wysimdnwyg   Jan-18-10 01:33 PM   #83 
  - .... and they seem to have control over our military . . . !!!!!  defendandprotect   Jan-18-10 01:37 PM   #88 
  - As one of the few Quakers who is also a Second Amendment activist...  derby378   Jan-18-10 01:34 PM   #86 
  - Demand refunds  dencol   Jan-18-10 01:40 PM   #91 
  - Oh, please  Abq_Sarah   Jan-18-10 08:21 PM   #174 
  - Politically correct has nothing to do with this. It's the Constitution and military regs.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:15 AM   #220 
  - These codes were SECRET and PUT ON ILLEGALLY  TankLV   Jan-19-10 05:47 AM   #243 
     - Calm down  Abq_Sarah   Jan-19-10 03:07 PM   #312 
        - I know the source of our disagreement.  dencol   Jan-19-10 10:08 PM   #333 
        - Have you ever seen an ACOG?  Abq_Sarah   Jan-19-10 10:35 PM   #334 
        - They're "hidden" because they're in the fucking fundy CODE that ONLY fundies will "know"...  TankLV   Jan-20-10 05:36 AM   #342 
           - I would appreciate it if you would  Abq_Sarah   Jan-20-10 03:25 PM   #348 
  - I just looked in mine  Katya Mullethov   Jan-20-10 10:01 PM   #351 
  - And that's when Jesus said "fuck it, I quit."  Initech   Jan-18-10 01:43 PM   #92 
  - Ahhh...Religion  Rebubula   Jan-18-10 01:45 PM   #93 
  - WWJS?  damntexdem   Jan-18-10 01:47 PM   #94 
  - $825 per sight?  frog92969   Jan-18-10 02:18 PM   #96 
  - $100 for the sight ... $795 for the fancy inscription  SomeGuyInEagan   Jan-18-10 05:18 PM   #138 
  - That part's been redacted  frog92969   Jan-18-10 06:54 PM   #156 
  - Depends upon how you interpret it. Maybe which translation, too.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:53 AM   #230 
  - That's less than you or I would pay  jmowreader   Jan-19-10 09:55 AM   #273 
     - Well, the bulk sale helps the cost -  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 01:36 PM   #298 
  - The question is are the references on *all* their sights?  hootinholler   Jan-18-10 02:18 PM   #97 
  - It has been like this since the beginning of this country ...  kgnu_fan   Jan-18-10 02:38 PM   #102 
  - True, American empire has always sewn death and destruction but  Mithreal   Jan-19-10 07:52 AM   #255 
     - You left the asterisk out of Clinton's quote:  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 01:43 PM   #299 
  - what came to my mind when I read this was  zbdent   Jan-18-10 02:44 PM   #103 
  - so, now that it's been exposed  choie   Jan-18-10 02:44 PM   #105 
  - Most likely not.  Jamastiene   Jan-19-10 12:56 AM   #231 
     - Military equipment contracts can, and do, specify that such things  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 01:47 PM   #300 
  - How the hell is this legal!?!  Odin2005   Jan-18-10 02:47 PM   #106 
  - after a kill, do they wash down their lunch with an In-N-Out Burger shake?  tomm2thumbs   Jan-18-10 03:04 PM   #112 
  - Jesus probably would eat at In-N-Out Burger.  BrightKnight   Jan-18-10 08:56 PM   #180 
     - And your basis for that supposition is what, exactly?  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 01:04 AM   #233 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-18-10 03:05 PM   #113 
  - No  frog92969   Jan-18-10 04:57 PM   #135 
  - From their site... "About us"  TxRider   Jan-18-10 03:05 PM   #114 
  - Seperation of Church and State  greengestalt   Jan-18-10 03:11 PM   #115 
  - Wow, this'll go over well in majority-Muslim countries that have bought the sights.  burning rain   Jan-18-10 03:36 PM   #118 
  - Why is that? Muslims do accept the Bible. So, why, please. /nt  Festivito   Jan-19-10 10:17 AM   #276 
     - Muslims DO NOT accept the divinity of Jesus.  burning rain   Jan-19-10 10:28 AM   #278 
     - One does not have to accept divinity in order to accept the Bible.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 11:00 AM   #282 
     - The Bible references included ones where Jesus is reverenced as divine.  burning rain   Jan-19-10 11:15 AM   #283 
        - But, they've already accepted the Bible, all verses.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 11:59 AM   #289 
           - You really think Muslims will see it that way?  burning rain   Jan-19-10 12:18 PM   #290 
              - It's their own religion that accepts the book, they accept their own religion.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 12:44 PM   #294 
                 - Muslims certainly do not perceive the Gospels, the Old Testament, & the Torah....  burning rain   Jan-19-10 02:04 PM   #302 
                    - Muslims do see the OT and NT as a part of Islam.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 02:20 PM   #304 
                       - Muslims in fact see the NT & OT as parts of an alien faith tradition.  burning rain   Jan-19-10 02:37 PM   #309 
                          - Alien faith tradition of a prophet who will yet return.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 03:15 PM   #313 
                             - How can you imagine Muslims would be happy...  burning rain   Jan-19-10 07:47 PM   #327 
                                - Happy? The model number reference on any gun near me would be the least of my worries.  Festivito   Jan-20-10 04:27 AM   #341 
                                   - Those who have taken up guns against Americans are already enemies.  burning rain   Jan-20-10 10:54 AM   #346 
     - In general, Christians do not accept it, they "believe" it.  Mithreal   Jan-19-10 05:58 PM   #323 
     - No, they accept that the bible is a holy book, but that it is flawed.  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 01:52 PM   #301 
        - And, as an accepted holy book, passages can be accepted.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 02:35 PM   #307 
           - Wrong. It is ANOTHER'S holy book, and to be respected as such,  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 02:43 PM   #311 
              - Between canon and another's holy book lies much room for degree.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 03:30 PM   #315 
                 - Proselytize:  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 03:57 PM   #316 
                    - Then explain using your definition how these embedded #s proselytize.  Festivito   Jan-19-10 04:50 PM   #317 
                       - I never claimed that these magic symbols 'proselytize'.  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-19-10 05:11 PM   #318 
                          - "The verse citing is proselytizing" #301, L I A R - U  Festivito   Jan-19-10 05:50 PM   #321 
                             - You are conflating two different topics into a single argument.  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-20-10 01:05 AM   #337 
                                - Do you think you fool people with simple assertions?  Festivito   Jan-20-10 04:18 AM   #340 
  - No surprise. Their God loves violence. I am sick of all the religion bullshit. Wake up sheeple.  felinetta   Jan-18-10 03:40 PM   #119 
  - Jesus loves violence? Really? Apparently, no one has a monopoly on bs.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 01:21 AM   #234 
     - Well, if you Believe His Words he did  panzerfaust   Jan-20-10 05:37 AM   #343 
  - Sad but not unexpected.............  Swede Atlanta    Jan-18-10 03:48 PM   #120 
  - $660 million contract? Watchout Trijicon, another 6 and you've got the mark of the Beast!!!  CrunchMaster   Jan-18-10 03:54 PM   #121 
  - "...for all those who take up the sword shall perish by the sword."  AlbertCat   Jan-18-10 06:26 PM   #148 
  - There's "Good News" we can use!  pundaint   Jan-19-10 07:11 AM   #251 
  - America's Messianic [Christian] War Cult  The Stranger   Jan-18-10 03:56 PM   #122 
  - Hallehujah. n/t  OllieLotte   Jan-18-10 04:02 PM   #125 
  - ha! looks like terrorist are not the only ones doing the invocation of God...  AlphaCentauri   Jan-18-10 04:03 PM   #126 
  - Just Plain Wrong!  colsohlibgal   Jan-18-10 04:11 PM   #128 
  - BLASPHEMOUS!  Divine Discontent   Jan-18-10 04:29 PM   #131 
  - Not with my tax dollars. Get that propaganda off my weapons!  earcandle   Jan-18-10 04:50 PM   #134 
  - For crying out loud, how freaking stupid can any idea get!  Jefferson23   Jan-18-10 05:14 PM   #136 
  - Sick. These people are sick.  nilram   Jan-18-10 05:23 PM   #139 
  - Because I guess stamping it with "THOU SHALT NOT KILL" would cause a bit of confusion.  Dangerously Amused   Jan-18-10 05:24 PM   #140 
  - Actually, it's "Thou shalt not murder"  VermeerLives   Jan-18-10 08:01 PM   #168 
     - How convenient!  patrice   Jan-18-10 08:36 PM   #175 
     - Certainly some killings are justifiable. It would only make sense to make a distinction.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jan-18-10 10:42 PM   #194 
        - Yes, but self defense has been twisted to include killing people for what they could do because  patrice   Jan-18-10 11:03 PM   #201 
           - The law should give the beneift of the doubt to the victim instead of the criminal.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jan-18-10 11:37 PM   #211 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-20-10 08:46 PM   #350 
  - WHO IS ACTUALLY SURPRISED?  Therellas   Jan-18-10 05:43 PM   #142 
  - Jesus approved weaponry....what a concept!  NorthCarolina   Jan-18-10 05:47 PM   #143 
  - but God IS on our side....isn't he/she ?  Swagman   Jan-18-10 06:16 PM   #145 
  - Wow, I never noticed it on my M4...  PacerLJ35   Jan-18-10 06:27 PM   #149 
  - Boy that story has a  Ticonderoga   Jan-18-10 06:28 PM   #150 
  - Doesnt make a fat rats ass.  Thothmes   Jan-18-10 06:40 PM   #153 
  - Yep  Abq_Sarah   Jan-18-10 08:06 PM   #170 
  - I can't see that is should matter either. /nt  Festivito   Jan-19-10 10:25 AM   #277 
  - The Christian notion of God is so multi-purpose.  Politicub   Jan-18-10 07:11 PM   #159 
  - That's why Christianity  Enthusiast   Jan-19-10 06:30 AM   #248 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-18-10 07:21 PM   #160 
  - knr for education  kgnu_fan   Jan-18-10 07:28 PM   #161 
  - Who Would Jesus Shoot  mzteris   Jan-18-10 07:42 PM   #162 
  - Think Indian Mutiny-  GoneOffShore   Jan-18-10 07:57 PM   #165 
  - Exactly...  PacerLJ35   Jan-18-10 08:00 PM   #166 
     - On Nightline tonight, they said the scopes were used on weapons  Jamastiene   Jan-19-10 01:28 AM   #236 
  - Rachel - like I need another excuse to love you more each & every day!!!  bullwinkle428   Jan-18-10 08:47 PM   #177 
  - And it was smarmy, snide and hyperbolic.  PavePusher   Jan-18-10 09:32 PM   #187 
  - I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ. n/t  captain jack   Jan-18-10 08:50 PM   #178 
  - You beat me to it, cap.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 12:38 AM   #227 
  - The biblical references are to "light" which is critical to these optics.  aikoaiko   Jan-18-10 09:31 PM   #185 
  - They are COTS items...  PavePusher   Jan-18-10 09:34 PM   #188 
     - Indeed. We shall however lap it up.  Robb   Jan-19-10 08:00 AM   #256 
  - Since when did Jesus say it was OK to kill the people of the Arab nations?  DainBramaged   Jan-18-10 09:31 PM   #186 
  - This is just vile...  Spryboy   Jan-18-10 09:36 PM   #189 
  - "If Jesus came back today and saw what was  Mendocino   Jan-18-10 10:00 PM   #191 
  - Trijicon's  dashrif   Jan-18-10 10:42 PM   #193 
  - Forget gunpowder...The power of christ propels you!!! n/t  kjones   Jan-18-10 10:42 PM   #195 
  - It's just like the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch; except, um, really sick.  mn9driver   Jan-18-10 10:53 PM   #197 
  - Wow, Praise The Lord and Pass The Ammunition.  Joe Bacon   Jan-18-10 10:59 PM   #200 
  - My Trijicon slant pro 8 tritium night sights don't have this shit on them  AtheistCrusader   Jan-18-10 11:12 PM   #205 
  - I  dashrif   Jan-18-10 11:46 PM   #214 
  - Whether they've always added it is not relevant to whether they should  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 01:27 AM   #235 
  - Maybe, as the other poster pointed out, it is always 'on that model'  AtheistCrusader   Jan-19-10 10:42 AM   #280 
  - The US Government  Abq_Sarah   Jan-20-10 02:08 AM   #339 
  - I'm pretty sure a heinie sight  Abq_Sarah   Jan-20-10 02:04 AM   #338 
     - Hmm, good point.  AtheistCrusader   Jan-20-10 12:50 PM   #347 
  - we really did stop being the good guys a while ago didn't we  wial   Jan-18-10 11:13 PM   #206 
  - "We?" When did Trijicon become "we?" And when do I get my share of that $660 million?  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 01:37 AM   #237 
  - As though Christ was in favor of killing.  UrbScotty   Jan-18-10 11:44 PM   #213 
  - "I did not come to bring peace, but a sword." - Jesus Christ  ZombieHorde   Jan-19-10 12:04 AM   #217 
  - Totally out of context and not intended literally anyway.  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 01:48 AM   #239 
  - I don't know what interpretation you believe I was thinking of when I posted that passage,  ZombieHorde   Jan-19-10 09:22 AM   #266 
  - You proved that you could take a bible quote out of context as well as the most rabid fundie  tjwash   Jan-19-10 09:07 AM   #261 
     - I see you are attacking me instead of my statement.  ZombieHorde   Jan-19-10 09:25 AM   #268 
  - "Those of you who are not Christians, well, whatever, get over it."  Jamastiene   Jan-19-10 01:40 AM   #238 
  - Trijicon is off base about that as well. Many Christians fully support separation of Church and  No Elephants   Jan-19-10 02:04 AM   #240 
  - Of course, many Christians fully support separation of Church and State.  Jamastiene   Jan-19-10 02:12 AM   #241 
  - Pretty thin skinned, and not very bright on the comments over there.  mn9driver   Jan-19-10 09:21 AM   #265 
  - Thomas Jefferson would be sickened...  Hubert Flottz   Jan-19-10 05:56 AM   #244 
  - all true believers are freaking insane  bowens43   Jan-19-10 07:06 AM   #250 
  - That is really sick  CanonRay   Jan-19-10 08:16 AM   #258 
  - Since when does a 5.56mm bullet equal  SlingBlade   Jan-19-10 09:00 AM   #259 
  - It doesn't. the reference to light is about how the optic collects light to form a reticle  aikoaiko   Jan-19-10 09:19 AM   #264 
     - It appears to imply Jesus helps snipers find their targets.  burning rain   Jan-19-10 02:16 PM   #303 
        - I didn't interpret it that way -- but I could see how someone might.  aikoaiko   Jan-19-10 07:45 PM   #326 
  - How perverse....it is truly sickening  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-19-10 09:05 AM   #260 
  - Perhaps they should  anachro1   Jan-19-10 09:23 AM   #267 
  - Adolf Hitler  anachro1   Jan-19-10 09:25 AM   #269 
  - No, true believers just pretend he wasn't.  Deep13   Jan-19-10 09:35 AM   #271 
  - Not really true  demwing   Jan-19-10 10:29 AM   #279 
  - I'm an Agnostic and for some reason this story makes me want to buy one of those  slackmaster   Jan-19-10 09:59 AM   #274 
  - Why should I, a tax payer, have to pay money so Christians can promote their religion?  W T F   Jan-19-10 10:17 AM   #275 
  - OK, the weapons provided the government do not comply with US law. They are defective.  Piewhacket   Jan-19-10 10:56 AM   #281 
  - John Chapter 8, Verse 12 does not end with "And he who doth not followeth me  Lorien   Jan-19-10 11:50 AM   #284 
  - Oh lovely. Made-to-order propaganda for the jihadists.  KamaAina   Jan-19-10 12:24 PM   #291 
  - psychos always claimed god was on the soldier's side  fascisthunter   Jan-19-10 05:53 PM   #322 
  - Absurd  JonHoch3   Jan-23-10 09:10 PM   #354 
  - It is absurd that the government didn't do it's due diligence.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jan-23-10 10:15 PM   #356 
  - Idiot reporters they can't get anything right.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jan-23-10 10:14 PM   #355 
 

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