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Tom Yossarian Joad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-21-06 11:10 PM
Response to Reply #30
46. It's the overall belief that someone or something is going to intervene
that scares me.

That there is some sort of "magic" that will help if we just click our heels.
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  -Do People who call themselves Christians in America scare you? Tom Yossarian Joad  Jan-21-06 10:48 PM   #0 
  - Labels is as labels does  DanCa   Jan-21-06 10:50 PM   #1 
  - I call myself Christian. Do I scare you?  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 10:51 PM   #2 
  - Yes,  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #5 
  - Why?  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #9 
     - Truth?  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 10:55 PM   #16 
        - Pretty Broad Brush Their Tom!  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 10:58 PM   #22 
        - Sorry, I think that ANYONE that believes in mythology today  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 11:06 PM   #42 
           - So why do you feel the need to spend so much time with your hobby?  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 11:08 PM   #43 
        - How does my "ignorance" & "superstition" affect you?  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 10:58 PM   #23 
        - wait . Is it fundy politcs or Evangelical faith that scares you?  Perky   Jan-21-06 11:01 PM   #30 
           - It's the overall belief that someone or something is going to intervene  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 11:10 PM   #46 
              - Try it  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 11:11 PM   #47 
                 - I did. then I had a few science classes.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 11:13 PM   #51 
                    - I have no problem with science and Christianity being completely  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 11:16 PM   #52 
  - Yep. Especially with that screen name. n/t  rzemanfl   Jan-21-06 10:53 PM   #10 
  - My screen name scares you, too?  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 10:54 PM   # 
     - More than if it were Mother Theresa. If you said "I follow  rzemanfl   Jan-21-06 11:00 PM   #25 
        - No, I don't see. Why do I scare you just as a Christian?  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 11:04 PM   # 
           - It's the self-identification thing. "I CALL MYSELF A CHRISTIAN."  rzemanfl   Jan-21-06 11:08 PM   #44 
              - ??? The OP brought it up in those words.  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 11:12 PM   #49 
  - Nah. Oscar loves you, so you're not scary.  northofdenali   Jan-21-06 11:10 PM   #45 
     - Thanks.  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-21-06 11:13 PM   #50 
  - Some of them do, some of them don't  Heaven and Earth   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #3 
  - You're on a roll.  bbinacan   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #4 
  - Then don't respond to my posts.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 10:53 PM   #11 
     - I don't think your old tom. Middle aged but not old :)  DanCa   Jan-21-06 10:55 PM   #17 
        - LOL! You are not even there. There are lots of wonderful things  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 11:00 PM   #28 
           - I agree am pissed off a that bunch too :D  DanCa   Jan-21-06 11:04 PM   #35 
  - Christian no Prolifers yes. ......  DanCa   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #6 
  - I'm scared of those who use Christianity as a tool to manipulate  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #7 
  - I think my alarm bells go off when someone tells me they're christian...  Zenlitened   Jan-21-06 10:52 PM   #8 
  - Bingo!  Frustratedlady   Jan-21-06 11:00 PM   #27 
  - i once took a job from a 'messianic jew'  unblock   Jan-21-06 11:04 PM   #36 
  - bingo. the key is when THEY bring it up.  unblock   Jan-21-06 11:01 PM   #31 
  - This is a pretty broad generalization. Am I missing something?  Lone_Star_Dem   Jan-21-06 10:53 PM   #12 
  - Ahh, religion wars.  Lone_Star_Dem   Jan-21-06 11:05 PM   #38 
  - You need to get a hobby or something  FreedomAngel82   Jan-21-06 10:54 PM   #13 
  - That wasn't a very nice thing to say.  Zenlitened   Jan-21-06 10:55 PM   #14 
     - I think it's just that the OP seems to have a thing for threads about  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 10:56 PM   #18 
     - It's okay, She's a Christian so it's forgiven.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 10:56 PM   #19 
  - No, they just piss me off.  MrSlayer   Jan-21-06 10:55 PM   #15 
  - Oh so now I piss you off?  FreedomAngel82   Jan-21-06 10:59 PM   #24 
  - I call myself a Christian too. Do I scare you?  Perky   Jan-21-06 10:57 PM   #20 
  - Yes. You do scare me.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 11:03 PM   #33 
  - I have a longer and deeper democratic party pedigree than most on DU  Perky   Jan-21-06 11:16 PM   #54 
  - Isn't there a fundamental difference between "I call myself a  rzemanfl   Jan-21-06 11:04 PM   #34 
     - picking nits  Perky   Jan-21-06 11:06 PM   #41 
  - not all Christians....  unkachuck   Jan-21-06 10:57 PM   #21 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-21-06 11:00 PM   #26 
  - Oh? n/t  Southpawkicker   Jan-21-06 11:01 PM   #29 
  - My one and only brother is one of those....  Digit   Jan-21-06 11:01 PM   #32 
  - no, and I'm not religious  gordontron   Jan-21-06 11:05 PM   #37 
  - define "call themselves christian" and "christian" please before going on  uppityperson   Jan-21-06 11:06 PM   #39 
  - the type of thinking that allows people to believe things that are  jonnyblitz   Jan-21-06 11:06 PM   #40 
  - There you go. If any other business operated by selling a  rzemanfl   Jan-21-06 11:16 PM   #53 
  - only the loonies  savemefromdumbya   Jan-21-06 11:12 PM   #48 
  - Wow. I'm glad I'm not alone. 3 to 1 are frightened by America's  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jan-21-06 11:16 PM   #55 
  - Locking  LeftCoast   Jan-21-06 11:17 PM   #56 

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