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Fumesucker Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-18-10 02:59 PM
Response to Reply #50
53. That's all true..
And unfortunate.

And sad.
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  -Baptists, bibliophiles, and bibles, Oh My! Fumesucker  Feb-18-10 09:07 AM   #0 
  - If there are no bookstores, where do they buy their bibles? n/t  JackintheGreen   Feb-18-10 09:12 AM   #1 
  - It is the *relative* number of bookstores vs churches..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 09:17 AM   #5 
  - Farmout got it...  JackintheGreen   Feb-18-10 10:24 AM   #24 
     - Don't be ashamed... Anything but the most blatant humor is hard to convey on line..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 10:30 AM   #27 
     - Like someone else said...no need to be ashamed...  pipi_k   Feb-18-10 10:39 AM   #29 
  - Don't know if you're serious or not, but...  pipi_k   Feb-18-10 09:19 AM   #7 
  - Motel nightstands.  farmout rightarm   Feb-18-10 09:46 AM   #17 
     - Gideon checked out, and he left it no doubt  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 09:49 AM   #19 
  - I wonder how they counted those "Christian" bookstores.  YOY   Feb-18-10 09:15 AM   #2 
  - Makes the results for much of the country even more pathetic, eh? n/t  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 09:19 AM   #6 
  - From the explanation of methodology, looks like they counted them as bookstores...  JHB   Feb-18-10 09:21 AM   #9 
  - There was only one time I was thankful for the Christian bookstores  pipi_k   Feb-18-10 09:26 AM   #10 
  - omg!! a miracle  RainDog   Feb-18-10 09:38 AM   #14 
     - Apparently, buried saints have the power to  pipi_k   Feb-18-10 10:34 AM   #28 
  - That might be a better benchmark -  RaleighNCDUer   Feb-18-10 10:14 AM   #23 
     - The thing that throws me  HillWilliam   Feb-18-10 03:11 PM   #54 
  - One indicator not considered is diversity.  mmonk   Feb-18-10 09:16 AM   #3 
  - Like New Orleans  Swamp Rat   Feb-18-10 09:32 AM   #12 
  - Yes. That is exactly what I'm talking about.  mmonk   Feb-18-10 09:41 AM   #16 
  - You would think quasi rural Georgia where I live would not have a diversity..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 09:47 AM   #18 
     - .  mmonk   Feb-18-10 10:24 AM   #25 
  - What about Amazon?  GreenStormCloud   Feb-18-10 09:17 AM   #4 
  - What about the 700 Club?  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 09:19 AM   #8 
     - True. Almost every nursing home has church services, also. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Feb-18-10 01:03 PM   #44 
  - I think that chart is bullshit.  The_Commonist   Feb-18-10 09:31 AM   #11 
  - Same in New Orleans  Swamp Rat   Feb-18-10 09:34 AM   #13 
  - N'awlins, eh?  The_Commonist   Feb-18-10 11:15 AM   #32 
  - The map does not purport to indicate "liberalism"..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 09:41 AM   #15 
  - Were libraries included in the study?  PADemD   Feb-18-10 10:08 AM   #20 
  - Libraries were not mentioned so I assume not..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 10:10 AM   #21 
     - Libraries are underfunded and shorter hours - in Steinbecks' hometown, library closed!  defendandprotect   Feb-18-10 02:28 PM   #52 
  - faith and reason  d_r   Feb-18-10 11:03 AM   #30 
  - I'm sure you can do better..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 11:36 AM   #34 
  - OK  d_r   Feb-18-10 01:50 PM   #47 
     - I doubt there is any perfect proxy for "reason"..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 02:10 PM   #48 
        - OK. I"m sorry but I just don't get the point then  d_r   Feb-18-10 02:18 PM   #49 
           - I'm not sure there really was a point but it's an interesting observation...  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 02:28 PM   #51 
  - Indeed, a failed study from a failed presumption. nt  spoony   Feb-18-10 11:43 AM   #37 
     - And what is the failed presumption?  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 11:44 AM   #38 
        - Why are you sitting on this thread with that chip on your shoulder?  spoony   Feb-18-10 11:48 AM   #39 
           - Umm.. It's my thread..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 11:53 AM   #41 
  - Yeah, I see what they're trying to do.  The_Commonist   Feb-18-10 11:19 AM   #33 
     - But internet buying might be fairly evenly spread..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 11:39 AM   #35 
  - I have to agree  8 track mind   Feb-18-10 10:13 AM   #22 
     - All that means is that your home town is close to the average church/bookstore ratio..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 10:27 AM   #26 
        - Ooohhhh ok  8 track mind   Feb-18-10 12:12 PM   #42 
           - I love your screen name..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 12:21 PM   #43 
              - Thanks!  8 track mind   Feb-18-10 05:48 PM   #55 
  - Should have added libraries to bookstores  PufPuf23   Feb-18-10 11:07 AM   #31 
  - Perhaps, although I think that most areas with many bookstores also have many libraries..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 11:42 AM   #36 
  - Keeping them dumb to control them.  Javaman   Feb-18-10 11:49 AM   #40 
  - I don't really think this map tells us anything.  cbdo2007   Feb-18-10 01:18 PM   #45 
  - Dallas, Miami, Orlando, Tampa and New Orleans are not big cities?  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 01:29 PM   #46 
  - We subsidize CHURCHES -- we don't subsidize bookstores -- !!  defendandprotect   Feb-18-10 02:22 PM   #50 
     - That's all true..  Fumesucker   Feb-18-10 02:59 PM   #53 
 

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