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Strong Atheist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-21-09 08:53 AM
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15. Unfortunately in life, there are frequently idiots telling you how
Edited on Wed Jan-21-09 08:55 AM by Strong Atheist
you should be feeling...

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  -"We shouldn't be sad because Johnny/Susie/Grandpa is in heaven." raccoon  Jan-21-09 07:51 AM   #0 
  - Yeah, You're Right. It's Much Better To Tell The Kids "Cry Your Fucking Eyes Out! It Sucks Right?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jan-21-09 07:57 AM   #1 
  - But It's Best To *Let* Them Cry Their Eyes Out  Crisco   Jan-21-09 08:06 AM   #5 
  - Yeah, that's what happened to the chimp  undeterred   Jan-21-09 10:59 AM   #24 
  - Except for the abuse you heaped on...  Iggo   Jan-21-09 08:11 AM   #7 
  - No it's best to tell them the truth. Death is natural and inevitable. NT  dmallind   Jan-21-09 08:28 AM   #10 
  - Do you honestly believe your alternative is the only other option?  ZombieHorde   Jan-21-09 05:02 PM   #34 
  - so, the answer is to lie to them,  easttexaslefty   Jan-21-09 06:16 PM   #39 
  - Well-it is comforting to know  bmbmd   Jan-21-09 07:59 AM   #2 
  - it is a comfort to a lot of people. i can respect that. i prefer, the person is no more  seabeyond   Jan-21-09 08:02 AM   #3 
  - I'm sorry that you don't get it.  Gman   Jan-21-09 08:04 AM   #4 
  - Bzzzt ... Thanks For Playing  Crisco   Jan-21-09 08:08 AM   #6 
     - I guess you don't either  Gman   Jan-21-09 05:00 PM   #33 
  - No Problem With the Latter Part of the Statement  Crisco   Jan-21-09 08:12 AM   #8 
  - ya. could never say dont be sad. of course they are gonna be. but.... when someone dies  seabeyond   Jan-21-09 08:13 AM   #9 
  - Statements like "Don't worry, X is watching down from heaven" make mee feel uneasy.  Odin2005   Jan-21-09 08:30 AM   #11 
  - NOBODY goes to heaven until AFTER the second coming of christ.  QuestionAll   Jan-21-09 08:41 AM   #12 
  - From the words of Jesus, who knew a thing or two about Heaven:  bmbmd   Jan-21-09 08:47 AM   #13 
  - he only said that to one person tho...  QuestionAll   Jan-21-09 08:49 AM   #14 
  - That's NOT what all Christians believe. nt  DemBones DemBones   Jan-21-09 10:47 AM   #18 
  - which christian sects teach otherwise...?  QuestionAll   Jan-21-09 10:55 AM   #20 
     - Catholics and Lutherans for sure.  jaredh   Jan-21-09 10:59 AM   #25 
        - Yes, I think all mainstream churches believe in  DemBones DemBones   Jan-21-09 11:09 AM   #27 
        - nope- i was raised lutheran.  QuestionAll   Jan-21-09 11:26 AM   #28 
           - Here's from the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod website:  jaredh   Jan-21-09 11:33 AM   #29 
  - I dunno, looks like Jesus and his followers believed in ghosts to me  The Straight Story   Jan-21-09 10:56 AM   #21 
  - Maybe some Christians believe that.  jaredh   Jan-21-09 10:57 AM   #22 
  - Unfortunately in life, there are frequently idiots telling you how  Strong Atheist   Jan-21-09 08:53 AM   #15 
  - It's not only about death.  surrealAmerican   Jan-21-09 10:44 AM   #16 
  - Good point. nt  raccoon   Jan-21-09 10:47 AM   #17 
  - Nobody knows what to say or do when someone dies.  Swede   Jan-21-09 10:52 AM   #19 
  - I read an obit about a two year old who is now "playing with Jesus"  undeterred   Jan-21-09 10:58 AM   #23 
  - You know what I also hate?  sakabatou   Jan-21-09 11:00 AM   #26 
  - The whole idea of heaven as "up" is interesting.  mwb970   Jan-21-09 11:34 AM   #30 
  - What a creepy concept. So, they're watching you go to the bathroom and fornicate too, I guess.  Oregonian   Jan-21-09 11:41 AM   #31 
     - Maybe.  sakabatou   Jan-21-09 05:58 PM   #37 
        - I know. I actually watched that the other night... His last hurrah, so to speak.  Arugula Latte   Jan-21-09 08:18 PM   #40 
  - George Carlin on Death - RIP  Azooz   Jan-21-09 02:41 PM   #32 
  - Of course you are sad but for yourself. If you truly believe in  JeanGrey   Jan-21-09 05:11 PM   #35 
  - Death is a tough thing for people to handle.  Warren DeMontague   Jan-21-09 05:16 PM   #36 
  - That's what they say when their kid gets killed riding an ATV without a helmet  tabasco   Jan-21-09 06:09 PM   #38 

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