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Deep13 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-28-07 10:16 AM
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106. "...we'd hear about many more people than this one guy saying this..."
Yes, the U.S. media coverage of the so-called third world is pretty extensive. That condom are evil is the official position of the RC church. They have been spreading the lie for years that the AIDS virus can pass through them. This is only the most recent example of that lie.
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  -Condoms 'infected with HIV' - Catholic Church leader in Mozambique Swede  Sep-27-07 03:48 PM   #0 
  - These people are fucking evil  Pawel K   Sep-27-07 03:49 PM   #1 
  - Oh, that old chestnut?  Deep13   Sep-27-07 03:50 PM   #2 
  - I was Catholic for 27 of my 33 years on this planet  YOY   Sep-27-07 03:56 PM   #5 
     - I'm guessing you did not live in Africa. nt  Deep13   Sep-27-07 07:42 PM   #19 
        - No, but as a former HIV educator I thought I'd heard every one.  YOY   Sep-28-07 08:54 AM   #94 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-27-07 03:50 PM   #3 
  - He is a liar and, effectively, a murderer--an extremely cruel murderer.  Fridays Child   Sep-27-07 03:54 PM   #4 
  - Licked by Divine on the assembly line, no doubt.  mr_hat   Sep-27-07 03:57 PM   #6 
  - Those cost extra  theredpen   Sep-27-07 04:07 PM   #12 
  - Wish we had another source for that. The "Sun" isn't all  neweurope   Sep-27-07 03:57 PM   #7 
  - I first saw in on Digg,which led me to the Sun.  Swede   Sep-27-07 04:09 PM   #14 
  - Maybe not... but how telling that we consider it might be so.  neweurope   Sep-27-07 04:15 PM   #18 
  - Don't know if anybody else has mentioned it - BBC  neweurope   Sep-28-07 09:54 AM   #102 
  - FYI, HIV does not last very long outside the human body.  HypnoToad   Sep-27-07 03:58 PM   #8 
  - my gawd. Hang him up by his balls.  rodeodance   Sep-27-07 03:58 PM   #9 
  - Religion: the deadliest virus ever invented  jgraz   Sep-27-07 04:04 PM   #10 
  - Religiophobia: stops a thinking mind  theredpen   Sep-27-07 04:07 PM   #11 
  - The idea that religion is viral has been part of cognitive science for years  jgraz   Sep-27-07 04:12 PM   #17 
  - Burden of Proof  theredpen   Sep-27-07 09:45 PM   #26 
  - I'm sorry, did a THEIST just try to school me on the Burden of Proof?  jgraz   Sep-27-07 11:11 PM   #30 
  - Man, the things you see in the internets! May I join you?  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 12:00 AM   #47 
  - Apparently. Is this an atheist schooling me on a substantive response? n/t  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:05 AM   #48 
     - Clearly, NO ONE is schooling you on ANYTHING.  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 12:09 AM   #50 
        - Well, certainly not you, Dick. n/t  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:12 AM   #53 
           - We're not on a first name basis. Please refrain from being so disrespectful. nm  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 08:31 AM   #88 
              - My apologies, Mr. Steele  theredpen   Sep-28-07 08:48 AM   #92 
  - The Inquisition.  CT_Progressive   Sep-28-07 11:42 PM   #117 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-28-07 07:32 AM   #78 
     - My how Christian of you  jgraz   Sep-28-07 08:06 AM   #84 
  - The misinformation is spread because a religious institution...  Deep13   Sep-27-07 07:54 PM   #20 
     - Um, no.  theredpen   Sep-27-07 09:44 PM   #25 
        - Uh, YES. End of story. You can have your own opinion, but not your own FACTS. nm  dicksteele   Sep-27-07 11:14 PM   #33 
        - Um, no.  theredpen   Sep-27-07 11:59 PM   #45 
           - Oh please- spare me your hair-splitting apologetics.  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 12:08 AM   #49 
              - What are you talking about?  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:12 AM   # 
                 - If you don't know, you're cleary unqualified to discuss this subject.  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 12:14 AM   #57 
                    - Um, you should make it clear that the Old Testament doesn't count as "history"  jgraz   Sep-28-07 12:16 AM   #59 
                    - I honestly don't think ANYTHING I "make clear"...  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 01:02 AM   #69 
                    - Is that an argument?  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:26 AM   #62 
                       - No, it's FRIENDLY ADVICE. Different.  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 01:04 AM   #70 
        - What does he mean by "endorsed"??  jgraz   Sep-27-07 11:17 PM   #35 
        - Do you recognize George W. Bush as President?  theredpen   Sep-27-07 11:49 PM   #42 
           - No, in fact I don't  jgraz   Sep-28-07 12:14 AM   #56 
              - Are you just making this stuff up?  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:30 AM   #63 
                 - Sounds like you're saying those pictures were faked  jgraz   Sep-28-07 06:44 AM   #76 
                    - What does this picture show?  theredpen   Sep-28-07 07:49 AM   #80 
                    - Oh my god, you are truly amazing  jgraz   Sep-28-07 08:03 AM   #83 
                    - The Nazi's had their own state Church and the clerics dressed like Catholic clergy  theredpen   Sep-28-07 08:47 AM   #90 
                    - Wow. Denial really isn't just a river in Egypt. You make me sad.  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 08:14 AM   #86 
                       - And ignorance is not a point of view, Dick.  theredpen   Sep-28-07 08:47 AM   #91 
                    - Pictures without context  theredpen   Sep-28-07 04:13 PM   #115 
        - You're kidding, right?  Deep13   Sep-28-07 08:01 AM   #82 
           - Baptism records  theredpen   Sep-28-07 08:57 AM   #95 
              - This book is pretty well documented.  Deep13   Sep-28-07 09:02 AM   #96 
                 - Thanks, I'd be interested to learn more detail about what Hitchens says. n/t  theredpen   Sep-28-07 09:04 AM   #98 
  - If only we could somehow rid the world of this scourge  Rage for Order   Sep-27-07 10:32 PM   #27 
  - Excellent!  spoony   Sep-28-07 07:26 AM   #77 
  - Stalin was evil. The system he created was evil.  Deep13   Sep-28-07 10:09 AM   #103 
     - Taking those holy books seriously...  theredpen   Sep-28-07 11:47 AM   #112 
     - How can anyone do that?  Deep13   Sep-28-07 12:11 PM   #113 
        - Uh...  theredpen   Sep-28-07 01:03 PM   #114 
     - That's my point Deep  Rage for Order   Sep-28-07 11:37 PM   #116 
  - There's also this  Rage for Order   Sep-27-07 10:58 PM   #29 
  - Your logic is irrefutable  jgraz   Sep-27-07 11:12 PM   #31 
  - Your point being...?  Rage for Order   Sep-27-07 11:15 PM   #34 
     - Yep, murderous assholes will kill no matter what  jgraz   Sep-27-07 11:21 PM   #37 
        - Not really  Rage for Order   Sep-27-07 11:23 PM   #38 
        - Famine, disease, and unprovoked attacks are actual substantive things  jgraz   Sep-27-07 11:29 PM   #40 
           - That's where our opinions diverge  Rage for Order   Sep-27-07 11:31 PM   #41 
        - Oh, Really?  theredpen   Sep-27-07 11:54 PM   #43 
           - Oh my. I truly think you grew up on a different planet from the rest of us.  jgraz   Sep-28-07 12:12 AM   #52 
              - I agree: Planet Earth  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:24 AM   #61 
                 - Well, YOU'RE flat wrong: here's what Britannica Online has to say about the Crusades  kgfnally   Sep-28-07 12:45 AM   #66 
                 - The encyclopdeia agrees with me.  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:52 AM   #68 
                    - Where I come from, that post is called "cherrypicking"  kgfnally   Sep-28-07 11:13 AM   #109 
                       - Ironically, I was accusing you of the same thing  theredpen   Sep-28-07 11:18 AM   #110 
                 - Wow, you're looking for an education in rhetoric, history and theology tonight  jgraz   Sep-28-07 01:15 AM   #71 
                    - This is interesting  theredpen   Sep-28-07 07:46 AM   #79 
                       - Changing the rules again, eh?  jgraz   Sep-28-07 08:07 AM   #85 
                          - No.  theredpen   Sep-28-07 08:49 AM   #93 
  - There's no doubt that religious people do humanitarian things.  Deep13   Sep-28-07 10:12 AM   #105 
     - I'm not so sure, Deep  Rage for Order   Sep-28-07 11:44 PM   #118 
  - I would think the deadliest virus created...  LanternWaste   Sep-28-07 08:38 AM   #89 
     - Do the math  theredpen   Sep-28-07 09:03 AM   #97 
  - Impossible. Virus can't live outside the body for more than a couple of minutes.  sparosnare   Sep-27-07 04:07 PM   #13 
  - Not true.  JackBeck   Sep-28-07 10:11 AM   #104 
     - I meant HIV - didn't specify though. It's very weak compared to Hep viruses.  sparosnare   Sep-28-07 11:02 AM   #108 
        - Thanks for the clarification.  JackBeck   Sep-28-07 11:23 AM   #111 
  - Various African leaders seem compelled to spread myths about HIV and AIDS  theredpen   Sep-27-07 04:12 PM   #15 
  - You have GOT to be kidding.  Deep13   Sep-27-07 07:58 PM   #22 
     - I was kidding.  theredpen   Sep-27-07 09:39 PM   #24 
  - What sickness has emanated from that institution  DemGa   Sep-27-07 04:12 PM   #16 
  - It ain't gonna be pretty when he goes to meet his maker  LittleClarkie   Sep-27-07 07:57 PM   #21 
  - Teaching abstinence only IMHO is probably doing a good enough job at causing genocide. eom  OmmmSweetOmmm   Sep-27-07 07:59 PM   #23 
  - Where do people come up with this stuff?  Rage for Order   Sep-27-07 10:41 PM   #28 
  - "...we'd hear about many more people than this one guy saying this..."  Deep13   Sep-28-07 10:16 AM   #106 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-27-07 11:12 PM   #32 
  - completely impossible  Horse with no Name   Sep-27-07 11:20 PM   #36 
  - Remember, this is a guy who believes in transubstantiation  jgraz   Sep-27-07 11:26 PM   #39 
     - Why is believing in transubstantiation a problem? n/t  theredpen   Sep-27-07 11:55 PM   #44 
        - Why *indeed*?  BlooInBloo   Sep-28-07 12:00 AM   #46 
        - It's all a bunch of TX bullshit.. Nothing good ever came...  KAZ   Sep-28-07 12:12 AM   #51 
           - Hm. I know plenty of good things that come from TX. to each his or her own.  BlooInBloo   Sep-28-07 12:14 AM   #55 
        - Because it's childish nonsense that doesn't actually exist?  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 12:13 AM   #54 
        - What do you mean it doesn't actually exist?  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:32 AM   #64 
           - Are you actually saying you didn't understand that simple sentence?  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 08:20 AM   #87 
              - No, I'm saying that you're wrong.  theredpen   Sep-28-07 09:07 AM   #99 
                 - Clearly, speaking with you serves no useful purpose, so I'll stop. You have a nice day. nm  dicksteele   Sep-28-07 09:25 AM   #100 
                    - Clearly I'm... what?  theredpen   Sep-28-07 09:42 AM   #101 
        - It demonstrates a propensity to accept ridiculous notions  jgraz   Sep-28-07 12:18 AM   #60 
           - What evidence to the contrary of what claim? n/t  theredpen   Sep-28-07 12:32 AM   #65 
              - Aw jeez, if you can't keep up, nobody's going to want to play with you  jgraz   Sep-28-07 01:17 AM   #72 
                 - If you have a point, make it.  theredpen   Sep-28-07 07:52 AM   #81 
  - Religion gone wild!  Bozita   Sep-28-07 12:15 AM   #58 
  - This is John Kerry's fault  Truthiness Inspector   Sep-28-07 12:50 AM   #67 
  - LOL  WildEyedLiberal   Sep-28-07 02:30 AM   #73 
  - An AFRICAN Catholic archbishop -- if YOU were  DemBones DemBones   Sep-28-07 02:43 AM   #74 
  - Laugh or cry?  Prophet 451   Sep-28-07 02:51 AM   #75 
  - Overpopulation is KILLING the planet, and the Catholic Church...  Junkdrawer   Sep-28-07 10:20 AM   #107 
 

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