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seabeyond Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-17-08 12:13 PM
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24. i live in it. i am becoming more and more isolated as i cant be a part of it, ... anymore
friday night hubby and i talking about future and he told me that he didnt see i could live here much longer. woirking on 20 yrs. he thinks i will be nutty, well more nutty before long. and unknown to me, he has been looking at future and a way and when he will be able to adjust life ot get out of this area.

i have HUGE expereince with the fundies in many ways the last decade. i see them naked. and it isnt so awfully pretty. we embrace nakedness. not always a good thing.

my brother who values education and especially for his only daughter has totally fucked up her future because he has bought into the rw bullshit that public school is evil. here we sit at the beginning of a school yr and after two years of failur at homeschool she should be going into 10th grade adn there is no place for her. not in public, private and all homkeschool has failed.

now being the true rw'er that he is, all the blame is on the liberals, when reality, is he was conditioned to fear, allowed it to interfer with his parenting and good decision making and sits in a mess

i have lots of examples
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  -Have you ever personally had dealings with the religiously insane? Philosoraptor  Aug-17-08 09:30 AM   #0 
  - And they come in all religions.  connecticut yankee   Aug-17-08 09:34 AM   #1 
  - Every Day  Demeter   Aug-17-08 09:38 AM   #2 
  - Only every freakin' day...  Dj13Francis   Aug-17-08 09:41 AM   #3 
  - Yes. They're out there.  Old Crusoe   Aug-17-08 09:43 AM   #4 
  - A large part of my family.  JerseyGirlDem   Aug-17-08 09:44 AM   #5 
  - I am related to a lot of them.  tannybogus   Aug-17-08 09:59 AM   #6 
  - Do they also believe your insane in return or the radicals on the left or right?  dmordue   Aug-17-08 10:02 AM   #7 
  - They think I'm a changeling!  tannybogus   Aug-17-08 10:28 AM   #15 
  - Yes, my family  nancyr   Aug-17-08 10:11 AM   #8 
  - the anti abortion religiously insane are doubly dangerous  ensho   Aug-17-08 10:16 AM   #9 
  - Yes, I just call them the anti-choice or anti-women religious insane.  krabigirl   Aug-17-08 10:17 AM   #11 
  - Yes, my parents. As long as we don't discuss religion, everything's fine.  krabigirl   Aug-17-08 10:16 AM   #10 
  - All the time. I recall that one told me that she had once been a  Lorien   Aug-17-08 10:23 AM   #12 
  - Oh. my. dog. Unbelievable n/t  dadsblacksheep   Aug-17-08 10:27 AM   #14 
  - I had a freind who was a reasonable Christian woman.  CrispyQGirl   Aug-17-08 12:58 PM   #29 
  - Faith vs. works taken to its ultimate extreme  TrogL   Aug-17-08 02:19 PM   #33 
  - Often. I'm related to several. I am trying to break ties.  dadsblacksheep   Aug-17-08 10:26 AM   #13 
  - I dunno if they are "religiously insane" or just fanatics.  davsand   Aug-17-08 10:40 AM   #16 
  - My bunch is the religiously hypocritical - it's cover.  DCKit   Aug-17-08 11:00 AM   #18 
  - Unfortunately anti-discrimination laws protect them  MindPilot   Aug-17-08 10:57 AM   #17 
  - Not really  Annces   Aug-17-08 11:04 AM   #19 
  - Just to add  Annces   Aug-17-08 02:10 PM   #32 
  - My sister.  graywarrior   Aug-17-08 11:06 AM   #20 
  - Yes, I live in Georgia  mitchum   Aug-17-08 11:33 AM   #21 
  - I live in one of the few mostly liberal parts and they are plentiful here  SmileyRose   Aug-17-08 02:22 PM   #35 
     - Same here...  mitchum   Aug-17-08 10:07 PM   #42 
  - Almost every day.  Odin2005   Aug-17-08 11:34 AM   #22 
  - there are several of them in my family  MJW   Aug-17-08 11:39 AM   #23 
  - i live in it. i am becoming more and more isolated as i cant be a part of it, ... anymore  seabeyond   Aug-17-08 12:13 PM   #24 
  - Me too...  Corgigal   Aug-17-08 12:30 PM   #25 
     - interesting two differents paths to same thing. i did christian private school with kids  seabeyond   Aug-17-08 12:41 PM   #28 
  - What do you think, lol?  tnlefty   Aug-17-08 12:38 PM   #26 
  - My younger brother is Opus Dei  Ikonoklast   Aug-17-08 12:39 PM   #27 
  - Yes. I used to be a Catholic.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Aug-17-08 01:03 PM   #30 
  - I grew up near and in Tulsa Oklahoma...  XOKCowboy   Aug-17-08 01:50 PM   #31 
  - The fundies are insane-I have NO doubt.  TheGoldenRule   Aug-17-08 02:22 PM   #34 
  - Religiously insane? Yep.  hard rains   Aug-17-08 02:24 PM   #36 
  - I went to Catholic school in the 60's. (n/t)  Iggo   Aug-17-08 02:25 PM   #37 
  - My mil and I are no longer speaking because of a "debate" we had, her  madmom   Aug-17-08 02:37 PM   #38 
  - I've had coworkers who have tried to convert me.  EOO   Aug-17-08 04:36 PM   #39 
  - afaic- anyone who believes in a deity is "religiously insane"...  QuestionAll   Aug-17-08 04:38 PM   #40 
  - Yes. Most people call them Family Reunions.  SalmonChantedEvening   Aug-17-08 04:43 PM   #41 

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