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Zhade Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-27-05 02:33 PM
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94. "DUers...bash or disagree with fundamentalist christianity."
THANK YOU for pointing that out. The cries of persecution from a very few believers here are laughable.

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  -Ok, I am pissed. Please stop confusing Christians with... usregimechange  Oct-26-05 08:25 PM   #0 
  - As a peace-loving Episcopalian, I thank you from the  TerdlowSmedley   Oct-26-05 08:26 PM   #1 
  - Methodists agree, too  DuckBurp   Oct-26-05 08:32 PM   #3 
  - Welcome to DU, DuckBurp!  swimboy   Oct-26-05 09:14 PM   #43 
  - Thanks. What does your avatar mean?  DuckBurp   Oct-26-05 09:49 PM   #53 
     - It's the logo of the Human Rights Campaign.  swimboy   Oct-27-05 08:04 AM   #84 
        - I thought it might mean equality,  DuckBurp   Oct-27-05 06:43 PM   #98 
  - Welcome to DU, DuckBurp...:)  petersond   Oct-26-05 11:35 PM   #73 
  - Hear, Hear  Marymarg   Oct-26-05 09:27 PM   #49 
  - Good Message  cpamomfromtexas   Oct-27-05 08:02 PM   #101 
  - Me too. nt  JerseygirlCT   Jul-06-06 08:43 PM   #113 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-26-05 08:31 PM   #2 
  - christianity  catmother   Oct-26-05 08:38 PM   #12 
  - "If anyone says, I love God, and hates his brother, he is a liar, ..  struggle4progress   Oct-26-05 09:36 PM   #51 
  - personally...  RevCheesehead   Oct-26-05 08:45 PM   #17 
  - LOVE your smiley (swiping, thanks). . . n/t  annabanana   Oct-26-05 08:58 PM   #33 
  - Be my guest.  RevCheesehead   Oct-26-05 09:03 PM   #35 
  - Well, no, I guess it wasn't just you.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 09:10 PM   #40 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-26-05 10:12 PM   #63 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-26-05 10:18 PM   #65 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-26-05 10:20 PM   #67 
              - Actually, the persecutors are ahead tonight.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 10:23 PM   #68 
                 - Wow, that's a lot of deleted posts!  Zhade   Oct-28-05 02:47 PM   #107 
  - I am guessing it was the dead carpenters ideas...  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:46 PM   #21 
  - delete  catmother   Oct-26-05 09:20 PM   #47 
  - So I assume you thought Rev. Martin Luther King was an idiot  DerekG   Oct-26-05 08:48 PM   #24 
  - Rev. King was nothing less than a hero.  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:50 PM   #26 
  - AS well as JImmy Carter.  Perky   Oct-26-05 09:06 PM   #38 
  - never mind  SledDriver   Oct-26-05 09:12 PM   #41 
  - Wow....What did I miss NOW?  WritingIsMyReligion   Jul-06-06 09:46 PM   #114 
  - Thank you.  William769   Oct-26-05 08:32 PM   #4 
  - Brother, I know what you mean.  swimboy   Oct-26-05 09:19 PM   #46 
     - HERE HERE!  Robeysays   Oct-27-05 03:27 PM   #95 
  - Yep, A lot of African Americans are Christians & only 2% of AA support *  Pepper32   Oct-26-05 08:33 PM   #5 
  - Not only are they xtians..they're more likely to be fundamentalist  formernaderite   Oct-27-05 09:46 AM   #90 
  - Not being religious & yet wanting to be respectful  CrispyQGirl   Oct-26-05 08:33 PM   #6 
  - Oh, enough!  Mythsaje   Oct-26-05 08:35 PM   #7 
  - I think objectively we have to acknowledge good and bad of  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:39 PM   #13 
  - Well, when have the people in power within  Mythsaje   Oct-26-05 08:46 PM   #20 
  - I blame that on power, greed, etc. More of a human thing.  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:52 PM   #28 
     - Well, of course...  Mythsaje   Oct-26-05 09:31 PM   #50 
  - It looks different when you view it from under their boot.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 08:51 PM   #27 
     - I know, I am a recoverying opressed minority myself.  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:54 PM   #30 
        - So the tread marks on my back justify viewing it in a negative light.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 09:12 PM   #42 
  - Yes there is a history there. As an atheist I find it enlightening  izzybeans   Oct-27-05 07:14 AM   #79 
  - YOU tell that history...n/t  Mythsaje   Oct-27-05 08:12 AM   #85 
  - History of Christianity is a summer beach read for all the good stuff:  rosesaylavee   Oct-27-05 07:30 AM   #81 
  - Well stated.  WA98296   Oct-26-05 08:36 PM   #8 
  - I think most DUers agree with you.  Steve_DeShazer   Oct-26-05 08:38 PM   #9 
  - Could be a true Christian in your professed atheism?  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:40 PM   #14 
  - Nope  Steve_DeShazer   Oct-26-05 08:48 PM   #23 
     - Yes, true, but you sound fairly christian to me but hey my view of  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:49 PM   #25 
     - I was one, a long time ago.  Steve_DeShazer   Oct-26-05 08:54 PM   #31 
     - well said.  catmother   Oct-26-05 09:23 PM   #48 
     - wonderfully succint  sympa   Oct-26-05 09:50 PM   #55 
  - Steve, you are one of my favorite DUers,  rateyes   Oct-26-05 08:59 PM   #34 
  - So I can't call the christo-facists "religious" ?  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 08:38 PM   #10 
  - But the public is not.  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:43 PM   #16 
     - Who cares?  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 08:45 PM   #18 
        - No, damn well scream our views but do it smartly.  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:53 PM   #29 
           - I qualify my statements.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 09:09 PM   #39 
              - I don't like the "martyr complex" either...  rateyes   Oct-26-05 09:43 PM   #52 
                 - Many of the most vocal opponents of the reichwing are liberal christians.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 09:49 PM   #54 
                    - I have no argument with you there...  rateyes   Oct-26-05 09:56 PM   #57 
                       - Boy, they'd better start.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 10:01 PM   #59 
                          - I agree with you there...  rateyes   Oct-26-05 10:02 PM   #60 
                             - And I'm glad you are.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 10:07 PM   #61 
                                - Thanks...  rateyes   Oct-26-05 10:09 PM   #62 
                                   - Oh geez, me?  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 10:17 PM   #64 
                                      - ROFL...I'll be the one next to you...  rateyes   Oct-26-05 10:20 PM   #66 
  - I think that anyone who makes...  stillcool47   Oct-26-05 08:38 PM   #11 
  - Thank You, From A Liberal Democrat : )  Dinger   Oct-26-05 08:41 PM   #15 
  - I think when some of us say "religious right " we exclude all fundies,  applegrove   Oct-26-05 08:46 PM   #19 
  - I like that myself but I think most of the public would have to look up  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 08:47 PM   #22 
     - But you and I can start it? Eh? And then it might catch on?  applegrove   Oct-26-05 09:15 PM   #45 
  - Thank you  appleannie1   Oct-26-05 08:57 PM   #32 
  - Very true. Welcome to DU!  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 09:04 PM   #37 
  - There's a religious right and a religious left.  igil   Oct-26-05 09:03 PM   #36 
  - Good point. I want to hear the "religious left" more...  usregimechange   Oct-26-05 09:14 PM   #44 
  - I just call them....  AmBlue   Oct-26-05 09:51 PM   #56 
  - Sorry this keeps happening.  lildreamer316   Oct-26-05 09:59 PM   #58 
  - You know... if you are a Christian, this is *your* problem  CornField   Oct-26-05 10:29 PM   #69 
  - That's an awesome graphic.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 10:33 PM   #70 
  - Want the PDF?  CornField   Oct-26-05 10:35 PM   #71 
     - Thank you.  beam me up scottie   Oct-26-05 10:47 PM   #72 
  - Good point.  usregimechange   Oct-27-05 12:03 AM   #74 
  - I totally agree  sybylla   Oct-27-05 09:40 AM   #89 
  - What house would that be?  AuntieM1957   Oct-27-05 05:32 PM   #97 
  - Protest too much?  CornField   Oct-27-05 08:15 PM   #102 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-28-05 10:00 AM   #103 
        - Honey...  CornField   Oct-28-05 10:43 AM   #104 
           - The Christian religion isn't threatened and never has been  kwassa   Oct-28-05 02:44 PM   #105 
              - Exactly where did I attack Christianity?  CornField   Oct-28-05 04:03 PM   #109 
                 - Sorry, your argument doesn't wash in any way, shape, or form  kwassa   Oct-28-05 04:18 PM   #110 
                    - I am truly sorry  CornField   Oct-28-05 05:09 PM   #111 
  - Great graphic!  salvorhardin   Oct-28-05 02:46 PM   #106 
  - No fucking shit!  WritingIsMyReligion   Jul-06-06 09:54 PM   #115 
  - Hey "Godless Whiner"  Southpawkicker   Jul-06-06 10:33 PM   #117 
  - So How Do You Want The House Cleaned?  Southpawkicker   Jul-06-06 10:32 PM   #116 
  - All religious extremists are dangerous  question everything   Oct-27-05 12:10 AM   #75 
  - True.  Andromeda   Oct-27-05 02:37 AM   #76 
  - fundies are killing the faith -- they're a cancer  xchrom   Oct-27-05 06:36 AM   #77 
  - Thanks from an atheist! nice post.  SheepyMcSheepster   Oct-27-05 06:51 AM   #78 
  - I prefer Talibornagain  hootinholler   Oct-27-05 07:28 AM   #80 
  - One would think you guys are sort of insecure about your religion  leesa   Oct-27-05 07:36 AM   #82 
  - Amen! I refer to fundies as Xtians or better yet: Paulists  LynneSin   Oct-27-05 07:39 AM   #83 
  - I am not a religious believer, but I realize that without progressive  Douglas Carpenter   Oct-27-05 08:13 AM   #86 
  - Religious moderates are neither true to their god nor to rational thought.  BlueEyedSon   Oct-27-05 09:04 AM   #87 
  - Thank you. (nt)  ih8thegop   Oct-27-05 09:15 AM   #88 
  - The Spiritual left needs some help. Here's something we can all do  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-27-05 10:09 AM   #91 
  - From a hindu Du'er.....you are correct my friend!  BigYawn   Oct-27-05 11:52 AM   #92 
  - The fundies call themselved Christians  cmd   Oct-27-05 11:55 AM   #93 
  - "DUers...bash or disagree with fundamentalist christianity."  Zhade   Oct-27-05 02:33 PM   #94 
  - How about Christian Fascists?  femrap   Oct-27-05 03:38 PM   #96 
  - Well then more of you need to start speaking out against the Christian  sarcasmo   Oct-27-05 06:46 PM   #99 
  - Ummm, I Think We've Been Speaking Out  Southpawkicker   Jul-06-06 07:45 PM   #112 
  - People around here tend to lump them all together.  nvliberal   Oct-27-05 06:58 PM   #100 
  - Be pissed  Az   Oct-28-05 03:28 PM   #108 
  - Well, I think that I can explain why 'religious right' is used.  Maat   Jul-07-06 01:01 AM   #118 
 

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