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Tesha Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-18-07 11:18 AM
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20. The religiously insane are, well, "insane".
Edited on Wed Apr-18-07 11:19 AM by Tesha
One of the pressures the young shooter complained about
was pressure from his mother to become much *MORE*
active in her (the mother's) religion.

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  -Massachusetts GOPblog says Virginia Tech happened because people didn't pray enough IanDB1  Apr-18-07 07:21 AM   #0 
  - Wow, just proves there are idiots everywhere, even in one of the states with the highest education  MADem   Apr-18-07 07:24 AM   #1 
  - because people didn't pray enough  hobbit709   Apr-18-07 07:26 AM   #2 
  - Forget reality.  mmonk   Apr-18-07 07:27 AM   #3 
  - Maybe we need more stringent prayer laws?  rurallib   Apr-18-07 07:29 AM   #4 
  - Fire the food inspectors and just say grace before you eat. n/t  IanDB1   Apr-18-07 07:30 AM   #5 
  - Oh yes, religion can teach us to suffer well.  fasttense   Apr-18-07 07:32 AM   #6 
  - In the Book of Job, it was god who was the aggressor and needlessly tormented his faithful servant  IanDB1   Apr-18-07 07:40 AM   #9 
  - Ave, GOP. Prayers must make thy bulletproof.  antifaschits   Apr-18-07 07:38 AM   #7 
  - Bulletproof...reminds me of an interview with Peter Tosh  B3Nut   Apr-18-07 08:28 AM   #13 
  - I can tell you what happened before  jmowreader   Apr-19-07 04:05 PM   #37 
  - The one question in this post that cries out for an answer is:  napi21   Apr-18-07 07:38 AM   #8 
  - That's an excellent question. And in this immediate-gratifcation  lectrobyte   Apr-18-07 07:42 AM   #10 
  - Mass GOPblog?????  Marrah_G   Apr-18-07 07:44 AM   #11 
  - They're also afraid that we're robbing them of their precious bodily fluids. n/t  IanDB1   Apr-18-07 07:46 AM   #12 
  - That's a pretty bad misrepresentation of the story of Job  ET Awful   Apr-18-07 08:53 AM   #14 
  - And all of those problems were caused by god. n/t  IanDB1   Apr-18-07 10:04 AM   #17 
     - Well, actually they were caused by Satan according to the Bible  ET Awful   Apr-18-07 12:31 PM   #23 
        - No, god did it to settle a bet with satan... that Job would stay faithful. n/t  IanDB1   Apr-18-07 08:05 PM   #25 
           - You might want to re-read the story  ET Awful   Apr-19-07 05:47 AM   #26 
              - And the LORD said to Satan, "Behold, he is in your power; only spare his life."  IanDB1   Apr-19-07 06:39 AM   #30 
                 - Which is exactly what I said above.  ET Awful   Apr-19-07 07:17 AM   #31 
                    - So, god is like the man who pimps-out his daughter for crack money. n/t  IanDB1   Apr-19-07 07:31 AM   #32 
                       - OK, OK, take your 50 Super Macho Cool Rebel Points  IAmJacksSmirkingRevenge   Apr-19-07 07:54 AM   #33 
                       - You admit pwnage? n/t  IanDB1   Apr-19-07 07:59 AM   #34 
                       - You seem to be under the mistaken impression that I'm defending "God" in this case.  ET Awful   Apr-19-07 10:56 AM   #35 
                          - god is just such a joker, isn't he? n/t  IanDB1   Apr-19-07 12:25 PM   #36 
  - Pallllease.  lonestarnot   Apr-18-07 09:02 AM   #15 
  - Nice.  blogslut   Apr-18-07 09:06 AM   #16 
  - Wouldnt it be nice if it were that simple.  AuntPatsy   Apr-18-07 10:05 AM   #18 
  - Rubbish. The Virginia shootings are the result of Bible reading  DavidD   Apr-18-07 10:22 AM   #19 
  - The religiously insane are, well, "insane".  Tesha   Apr-18-07 11:18 AM   #20 
  - It's official! A political party is formally endorsing a religion  Norquist Nemesis   Apr-18-07 11:23 AM   #21 
  - Shut up! Get OUT!  zidzi   Apr-18-07 11:29 AM   #22 
  - That would have helped ... because there's no violence in religion  BattyDem   Apr-18-07 12:37 PM   #24 
  - This Wall Street Journal story on Europe's revolt against religion;  upi402   Apr-19-07 06:08 AM   #27 
  - And They Know His Faith How????  KharmaTrain   Apr-19-07 06:13 AM   #28 
  - My thoughts on prayer  JNelson6563   Apr-19-07 06:18 AM   #29 

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