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ilovenicepeople Donating Member (883 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-24-04 05:12 PM
Response to Reply #46
88. It's never too late to be a Pessimist!
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  -how do you stop a religion that WANTS the world to END? mopaul  Jul-24-04 09:24 AM   #0 
  - unfortunately you don't. Karl Marx was right.  crozet4clark   Jul-24-04 09:26 AM   #1 
  - I'll double that!  WillW   Jul-24-04 10:06 AM   #19 
  - Religion is very much like a forest fire  demwing2   Jul-24-04 11:56 AM   #34 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-24-04 01:05 PM   #49 
  - exactly. n/t  jonnyblitz   Jul-24-04 01:57 PM   #59 
  - stage the rapture and see how many turn up?  Solly Mack   Jul-24-04 09:28 AM   #2 
  - You nailed the answer!  demwing2   Jul-24-04 11:52 AM   #32 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-24-04 09:29 AM   #3 
  - WTF??? Bring on the Crusades? Bring on the Gas Chambers?  Dob Bole   Jul-24-04 11:56 AM   #33 
  - Problem is...  xocolatl   Jul-24-04 09:31 AM   #4 
  - no doubt, the world will end  mopaul   Jul-24-04 09:35 AM   #5 
  - I know...  xocolatl   Jul-24-04 09:42 AM   #7 
  - If by the world ending you mean life on the surface may be obliterated,  stopbush   Jul-24-04 11:27 AM   #24 
     - Actually, I'm not that pessimistic  xocolatl   Jul-24-04 12:57 PM   #46 
        - It's never too late to be a Pessimist!  ilovenicepeople   Jul-24-04 05:12 PM   #88 
           - What was that Lily Tomlin line?  xocolatl   Jul-24-04 05:23 PM   #91 
  - declare the rapture has just occured; only 5 or so people were taken  codegreen   Jul-24-04 09:38 AM   #6 
  - Wish I knew because my whole family believes this crap  The Zanti Regent   Jul-24-04 09:43 AM   #8 
  - Tell them about the Millerites  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-24-04 09:56 AM   #14 
     - They've whiffed too many farts from the ASS of Gawd  The Zanti Regent   Jul-24-04 02:48 PM   #62 
  - Time will reduce them to irrelevance  JellyBean1   Jul-24-04 09:48 AM   #9 
  - Nutballs  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 09:50 AM   #10 
  - I fail to understand how you don't see the hypocrisy in what you just said  kysrsoze   Jul-24-04 01:22 PM   #51 
  - Not even remarkably close  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 01:52 PM   #57 
  - Whew thanks.  ilovenicepeople   Jul-24-04 05:20 PM   #90 
  - I was watching this lady evangelist on TV recently  gauguin57   Jul-24-04 09:50 AM   #11 
  - But used to great effect in the Middle Ages  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-24-04 09:54 AM   #13 
  - You are probably talking about  Zidane   Jul-24-04 12:41 PM   #41 
  - People who have studied history  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-24-04 09:51 AM   #12 
  - the only way to defeat evil  Sparrow   Jul-24-04 09:59 AM   #15 
  - let them start retail.  lil-petunia   Jul-24-04 10:02 AM   #16 
  - take away their tax exemption  Mr.Green93   Jul-24-04 10:02 AM   #17 
  - Now I know why Reagan closed down  DoYouEverWonder   Jul-24-04 10:02 AM   #18 
  - What religion is that?  TeacherCreature   Jul-24-04 10:10 AM   #20 
  - I'd still like to know what religion you are talking about Mopaul  TeacherCreature   Jul-24-04 03:19 PM   #70 
  - We have fundie Christian churches right here in Portland Oregon  Harrad   Jul-24-04 11:10 AM   #21 
  - And how are they harming you?  TeacherCreature   Jul-24-04 03:17 PM   #69 
     - Actually  Harrad   Jul-24-04 05:02 PM   #85 
        - Agreed-  depakote_kid   Jul-24-04 05:13 PM   #89 
  - a purge?  leftofthedial   Jul-24-04 11:15 AM   #22 
  - Why does it need to be stopped?  Dob Bole   Jul-24-04 11:23 AM   #23 
  - In this case its like saying in a crowded life boat..we all have the  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 11:29 AM   #25 
     - Good analogy!  Harrad   Jul-24-04 11:31 AM   #26 
     - Bad Analogy!  Dob Bole   Jul-24-04 11:47 AM   #30 
     - In my mind, they are "drilling holes". While I do not advocate drilling  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 12:04 PM   #36 
        - Nuclear armageddon fulfills prophecy so they do not work for peace  Generic Other   Jul-24-04 12:13 PM   #37 
        - Yep, and here's just one example...  theHandpuppet   Jul-24-04 12:22 PM   #39 
        - Somehow, somewhere, they made PEACE a dirty word..... sad  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 12:22 PM   #40 
        - Apocalypse Now: Why the Book of Revelations is Must Reading  Disturbed   Jul-24-04 03:44 PM   #75 
           - We need another ingredient in beer to foster thinking, not stifling...  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 03:49 PM   #77 
        - So you advocate forcing them to believe your way?  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 12:18 PM   #38 
           - Read the message, my name is not George. He is the fool in the Oval Office  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 01:25 PM   #52 
              - Yes he is  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 01:39 PM   #53 
                 - Please read my post carefully....I said I "advocate/suggest"...did not use  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 01:48 PM   #54 
                    - I notice you don't dispute reeducation as your goal  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 01:50 PM   #56 
                       - How in the World is it Stalinist???  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 02:54 PM   #63 
                          - Perhaps Maoist would be better  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 03:02 PM   #65 
                             - Why are you forcing the status quo?? Change, if done right, is for the  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 03:12 PM   #67 
                                - Forcing the status quo  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 03:25 PM   #71 
                                   - Exactly. the change Bush advocates is counter productive and counter  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 03:45 PM   #76 
                                      - Silly hyperbole will get you no where  Baltimoreboy   Jul-24-04 03:50 PM   #78 
                                         - They are eagerly awaiting the Rapture, the day when the world comes to an  opihimoimoi   Jul-24-04 03:59 PM   #81 
                                         - Zion's Christian Soldiers  wuushew   Jul-24-04 05:06 PM   #87 
     - Garbage  TeacherCreature   Jul-24-04 03:15 PM   #68 
  - God is not the problem...people are the problem.  lottie244   Jul-24-04 11:32 AM   #27 
  - thanks  demwing2   Jul-24-04 12:43 PM   #42 
  - Mix the koolaid for them?  Generic Other   Jul-24-04 11:42 AM   #28 
  - I don't think they want the world to end.  JohnLocke   Jul-24-04 11:45 AM   #29 
  - Excellent Question, Mo.  arwalden   Jul-24-04 11:49 AM   #31 
  - Just Wondering  YNGW   Jul-24-04 03:05 PM   #66 
     - I'm Not Sure What You're Asking  arwalden   Jul-24-04 03:29 PM   #72 
        - Here's what I'm saying  YNGW   Jul-24-04 03:43 PM   #74 
           - But Gods Don't Exist  arwalden   Jul-24-04 03:58 PM   #80 
  - How do you get through?  LoZoccolo   Jul-24-04 12:00 PM   #35 
  - Fun as it is to blame the religion  Astarho   Jul-24-04 12:43 PM   #43 
  - But why change it?  midwayer   Jul-24-04 02:08 PM   #60 
  - my next sig line  ZombyWoof   Jul-24-04 02:56 PM   #64 
  - Free KoolAid to Believers ala Jim Jones  Demeter   Jul-24-04 12:50 PM   #44 
  - buy them an island. Ship them there. Burn the ships.  maggrwaggr   Jul-24-04 12:56 PM   #45 
  - Don't underestimate the damage 150 million BELOW AVERAGE  Anj   Jul-24-04 01:01 PM   #47 
  - Dumb and Dumberer - Elitist's love 'em.  Mr_Spock   Jul-24-04 01:03 PM   #48 
  - And more desperate (eom)  midwayer   Jul-24-04 02:10 PM   #61 
  - You can't, really... What you can do is not vote for them  killbotfactory   Jul-24-04 01:09 PM   #50 
  - Make them restate their goals as often as possible. n/t  rucky   Jul-24-04 01:48 PM   #55 
  - Hey! Maybe Ralph Reed will speak at the GOP convention!  maggrwaggr   Jul-24-04 01:56 PM   #58 
  - Relax and have a beer.  JVS   Jul-24-04 03:31 PM   #73 
  - if they want it to end  Marx_redux   Jul-24-04 03:55 PM   #79 
  - There's no way to "get through to them"  Mike Niendorff   Jul-24-04 04:43 PM   #82 
  - You hit the nail on the head. -nt-  Meldread   Jul-24-04 05:01 PM   #84 
  - unfuckingbelievable  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-24-04 04:54 PM   #83 
  - You should never blame the religion  ck4829   Jul-24-04 05:06 PM   #86 
  - "Why work when you can make more money selling crack?"  Disturbed   Jul-24-04 05:26 PM   #92 
  - Locking  Moderator   Jul-24-04 05:27 PM   #93 
 

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