You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

"God bless you" When you sneeze. What say you? [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
Home » Discuss » DU Groups » Science & Skepticism » Atheists and Agnostics Group Donate to DU
amyrose2712 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-08-11 07:56 PM
Original message
"God bless you" When you sneeze. What say you?
Advertisements [?]
Do you say it? Do you want it said to you? Does it bother you when someone says it? Would you rather they didn't say it. I have people that say to me "Nothing Bless you" It makes me giggle at their attempts to make me feel bad. Personally I dont need it said to me, but I am still unsure what to say to others that don't really know I am an ignostic-agnostic-atheist ...what say the "militant" :eyes: :eyes: atheists here?
Refresh | 0 Recommendations Printer Friendly | Permalink | Reply | Top
  -"God bless you" When you sneeze. What say you? amyrose2712  Nov-08-11 07:56 PM   #0 
  - When someone sneezes I say "gesundheit"  NMMNG   Nov-08-11 08:08 PM   #1 
  - Same here. nt  Deep13   Nov-08-11 10:46 PM   #4 
  - Me too. n/t  RebelOne   Nov-09-11 09:25 AM   #7 
  - so do I...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-12-11 09:22 PM   #21 
  - I don't care when someone says "God bless you"  WhollyHeretic   Nov-08-11 08:08 PM   #2 
  - "Why? Is the Tooth Fairy busy?"  onager   Nov-08-11 08:10 PM   #3 
  - I'm not bothered...  LeftishBrit   Nov-09-11 03:23 AM   #5 
  - I only ask bcause I have had people use it to try to make me feel bad...  amyrose2712   Nov-09-11 08:25 AM   #6 
  - now that you mention it...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-12-11 09:24 PM   #22 
  - I say, "Achoo boogies!" when someone sneezes, if they don't say "Excuse me." n/t  Ian David   Nov-09-11 09:36 AM   #8 
  - Gesundheit.  Iggo   Nov-09-11 09:44 AM   #9 
  - Doesn't bug me.  backscatter712   Nov-09-11 10:00 AM   #10 
  - Habazam!  cleanhippie   Nov-09-11 11:11 AM   #11 
  - dupe  immoderate   Nov-09-11 11:30 AM   #12 
  - I give my personal blessing.  immoderate   Nov-09-11 11:30 AM   #13 
  - in that instance...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-12-11 09:27 PM   #23 
  - I say "scat!", since I usually scare the cat.  Lars39   Nov-09-11 12:04 PM   #14 
  - Southerners say "scat."  onager   Nov-09-11 07:58 PM   #17 
     - That's interesting.  Lars39   Nov-09-11 08:02 PM   #18 
  - EEEWWWW! Cover your face, dammit!  Warpy   Nov-09-11 12:25 PM   #15 
  - Just curious. Gesundheit it is-I just fee insincere saying" God Bless"  amyrose2712   Nov-09-11 02:14 PM   #16 
  - Na Zdorovie!  Rhiannon12866   Nov-11-11 04:32 AM   #19 
  - I say nothing...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-12-11 07:50 PM   #20 
  - Annoys me but not due to religion etc  dmallind   Nov-13-11 01:23 AM   #24 
  - I don't say anything,  mr blur   Nov-13-11 11:13 AM   #25 
  - Salud  sarcasmo   Nov-13-11 02:36 PM   #26 
  - Have also used that. n/t  RebelOne   Nov-14-11 04:17 PM   #29 
  - I say "now go wash your hands"  JNelson6563   Nov-14-11 02:57 PM   #27 
  - +  amyrose2712   Nov-14-11 03:39 PM   #28 
  - "Did I get any on you"?  Boudica the Lyoness   Nov-14-11 06:39 PM   #30 
  - I don't care. It is just an automatic response. nt  ZombieHorde   Nov-16-11 10:04 AM   #31 

Home » Discuss » DU Groups » Science & Skepticism » Atheists and Agnostics Group Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC