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Djinn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-27-04 06:03 PM
Response to Reply #80
90. just anecdotally
this is only based on my conversations with a couple of domanatrixes working in Melbourne 5 or so years ago (research NOT personal interest...not that there's anything wrong with it) but according to them there was definetly a connection between Catholic schooling (particularly boys only campus') and an interest in S & M

Like I said I'm only basing it on the anecdotal evidence of a couple of people but it always seemed to make sense to me
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  -Has Mel Gibson completely LOST it? Sapphocrat  Jan-26-04 09:20 PM   #0 
  - Mel never had it he has always bee out there  lastknowngood   Jan-26-04 09:25 PM   #1 
  - He probably saw nothing wrong when CBS was attacked for the Reagans  SoCalDem   Jan-26-04 09:28 PM   #2 
  - Others from Hollywood  Mormegil42   Jan-26-04 10:19 PM   #10 
     - Have you forgotten...  Sapphocrat   Jan-26-04 10:35 PM   #15 
     - I wonder if those protests helped "The Last Temptation"  oldcoot   Jan-27-04 01:35 PM   #75 
     - He's a piece of antisemitic filth, that's what's different.  Jim Sagle   Jan-27-04 06:57 PM   #98 
  - I will believe he is sane until Fox  pinkpops   Jan-26-04 09:29 PM   #3 
  - True, they do...  Sapphocrat   Jan-26-04 10:38 PM   #16 
  - When he said "I love Jews, I pray for them" it was a dead giveaway to me  glarius   Jan-26-04 09:46 PM   #4 
  - Yep..I hope every Jewish man and woman who  Mari333   Jan-26-04 09:54 PM   #5 
  - Oh, yes, BUT...  Sapphocrat   Jan-26-04 10:01 PM   #6 
  - It's called having a religious belief.  san antonio   Jan-27-04 06:06 PM   #91 
  - But you should be alarmed when...  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 06:49 PM   #97 
  - I haven't been able to stand him since he came on either letterman or  roguevalley   Jan-27-04 08:29 PM   #108 
  - This film is causing so much controversy...  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-26-04 10:02 PM   #7 
  - A few years ago, I caught a short TV show (no recall which) playing a tape  mike1963   Jan-26-04 10:09 PM   #8 
  - Man Without a Face...  Sapphocrat   Jan-26-04 10:41 PM   #18 
  - Question  Mormegil42   Jan-26-04 10:14 PM   #9 
  - Openly gay-bashed...  Sapphocrat   Jan-26-04 10:25 PM   #13 
  - One of his brothers is gay.  Matilda   Jan-27-04 05:05 AM   #19 
     - As I've said before  RapidCreek   Jan-27-04 05:27 AM   #20 
        - Almost all Australians I've known have been really fun, kind people  Enraged_Ape   Jan-27-04 07:29 AM   #25 
        - But he isn't a full blooded Aussie.  foreigncorrespondent   Jan-27-04 08:12 AM   #26 
        - don't wanna get too defensive but  Djinn   Jan-27-04 05:44 PM   #88 
           - That's why I call him a 'pseudo-Aussie'...  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 05:59 PM   #89 
           - I can think of a few more!  Djinn   Jan-27-04 06:33 PM   #96 
           - He reminds me of someone who moves to an area and becomes an  roguevalley   Jan-27-04 08:37 PM   #110 
  - Well...  theHandpuppet   Jan-27-04 06:05 AM   #21 
  - I hate when people call it a "lifestyle"  SkeptyCal   Jan-27-04 11:14 AM   #48 
     - Thank you both, theHandpuppet & SkeptyCal!  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 02:53 PM   #78 
  - How many of you have seen the movie?  lib4life   Jan-26-04 10:20 PM   #11 
  - And those who have...  NWHarkness   Jan-26-04 10:23 PM   #12 
  - Check the ADL website for this into...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 06:59 AM   #22 
     - Jesus was a Jew as were ALL the players on the scene and why aren't the  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-27-04 07:14 AM   #24 
     - All the brouhaha is designed to put fannies in the seats.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 09:02 AM   #31 
     - i agree  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-27-04 09:24 AM   #37 
     - I'm an Italian Jew...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 12:52 PM   #60 
        - LOL ...so are two of my sisters and nieces and nephews  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-27-04 01:15 PM   #69 
        - Yourself!  JDWalley   Jan-27-04 07:16 PM   #100 
     - With all due respect, there are good reasons to think Jesus is pure myth.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 08:58 AM   #29 
     - With all due respect, there are good reasons to think Moses is pure myth  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-27-04 09:16 AM   #34 
     - I agree with a lot of that.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 09:18 AM   #35 
        - My Rabbi says...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 12:57 PM   #61 
           - That is a nice distinction.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 01:20 PM   #72 
     - the writings of Josephus and the DSS's disagrees with your "myth" opinion  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-27-04 10:44 AM   #43 
        - You probably won't be surprised to know I've encountered that before.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 10:56 AM   #44 
           - nah i do not doubt it for a NY second and DDS= Dead Sea Scrolls  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-27-04 11:11 AM   #46 
           - Do not doubt what? "Josephus?" or that there are interpolations.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 11:13 AM   #47 
           - In all fairness...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 07:39 PM   #103 
     - Here's a little more up to date info that I found on the Jewish ...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 12:49 PM   #59 
        - Gibson followed the Gospels faithfully & the Gospels  Tinoire   Jan-27-04 04:33 PM   #85 
  - Some Jews who have read the script and seen the movie  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 08:53 AM   #28 
  - In which case the entire Bible and Christianity are anti-Semitic  Tinoire   Jan-27-04 09:32 AM   #38 
     - Of course he doesn't want to say that.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 09:42 AM   #39 
     - Because there is a lot of recriminatory talk  Tinoire   Jan-27-04 10:01 AM   #40 
        - But the prophets don't commit blood libel, do they?  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 10:09 AM   #41 
           - I would say they did not  Tinoire   Jan-27-04 01:06 PM   #64 
              - I would say that there is outright anti-Semitism in the NT  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 01:09 PM   #66 
                 - Is it anything worse than what is in the OT?  Tinoire   Jan-27-04 04:12 PM   #83 
                    - No doubt about it: the OT is full of cruelty.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 04:22 PM   #84 
                    - Jeremiah  Tinoire   Jan-27-04 04:48 PM   #87 
                    - While we're talking about interpolations...  JDWalley   Jan-27-04 07:19 PM   #101 
                    - Well, the Hebrew Testament speaks of ancient times...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 08:10 PM   #105 
     - Why would you say it isn't?  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 01:04 PM   #63 
  - It hasn't been released yet, but...  JDWalley   Jan-27-04 07:14 PM   #99 
  - I think Mel should just keep quiet and just look good ...because  bleedingheart   Jan-26-04 10:31 PM   #14 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-26-04 10:38 PM   #17 
  - "The Jews?"  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 09:01 AM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-27-04 01:17 PM   #71 
     - Go ahead, speak the truth, as you see it.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 01:24 PM   #73 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-27-04 07:27 PM   #102 
  - I've heard that...  jackstraw45   Jan-27-04 10:41 AM   #42 
  - i disagree...i am looking forward to seeing Mels movie  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-27-04 07:07 AM   #23 
  - Yuck!  0007   Jan-27-04 08:19 AM   #27 
  - Mel has always been a bit out there  noonwitch   Jan-27-04 09:04 AM   #32 
  - His death is Christianity's fault, in my opinion.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 09:12 AM   #33 
  - Um - OK - that's the most theologically lax response I've ever heard  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jan-27-04 11:20 AM   #50 
     - Thank you!  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 11:29 AM   #51 
     - Now that's a more reasoned approach, but  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jan-27-04 11:36 AM   #52 
        - But it's hardly remarked that these Christians must have been  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 11:43 AM   #54 
        - The doctrine of Christianity  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jan-27-04 12:41 PM   #57 
           - Paul was from Tarsus, in Anatolia.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 12:47 PM   #58 
              - You are correct sir! I was wrong  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jan-27-04 01:07 PM   #65 
                 - Well, I agree whole-heartedly with you there!  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 01:13 PM   #68 
        - Where did you get that?  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 08:16 PM   #106 
     - not to mention historically lax as well  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-27-04 06:16 PM   #94 
        - Thank You  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jan-27-04 08:20 PM   #107 
  - You are right on.  FlaGranny   Jan-27-04 09:18 AM   #36 
  - Another thing it proved  camero   Jan-27-04 01:01 PM   #62 
  - Try the truth?  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 01:10 PM   #67 
  - Weird combination of religion and S&M  chookie   Jan-27-04 11:07 AM   #45 
  - as a kid who grew up in pre Vatican 2 days  Mari333   Jan-27-04 11:15 AM   #49 
  - Lots of room for the "sick"  chookie   Jan-27-04 11:46 AM   #55 
  - Self-flagellation...  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 03:10 PM   #80 
     - just anecdotally  Djinn   Jan-27-04 06:03 PM   #90 
        - Wouldn't surprise me...  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 06:22 PM   #95 
  - I don't get it...  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 01:16 PM   #70 
  - Fascinating -- and you could just as easily be talking about...  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 02:19 PM   #76 
     - About the artist  chookie   Jan-27-04 03:50 PM   #82 
        - 'Strangely compassionate'...  Sapphocrat   Jan-27-04 06:12 PM   #92 
           - I'll PM you  chookie   Jan-27-04 07:44 PM   #104 
  - a couple of years ago, Mel was in Rockland , Maine making a movie  Marianne   Jan-27-04 11:37 AM   #53 
  - In a word: yes.  JohnLocke   Jan-27-04 11:50 AM   # 
  - In a word: yes.  JohnLocke   Jan-27-04 11:50 AM   #56 
  - salon.com article on "The Passion"  slappypan   Jan-27-04 01:27 PM   #74 
  - IS it gratuitous  Djinn   Jan-27-04 06:13 PM   #93 
  - Facts  Az   Jan-27-04 02:31 PM   #77 
  - I noticed the twitching on a CNN interview  worldgonekrazy   Jan-27-04 03:10 PM   #79 
  - He has a persecution complex.  BurtWorm   Jan-27-04 03:17 PM   #81 
     - He's just a dimmer bulb  LeahMira   Jan-27-04 08:31 PM   #109 
  - That's pretty disappointing.  Hammie   Jan-27-04 04:33 PM   #86 
  - Locking  Moderator   Jan-27-04 08:40 PM   #111 
 

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