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Arugula Latte Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-02-10 08:37 PM
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2. And religion makes the ground fertile for ignorance.
Irrational thought is held up as something to strive for -- you must have "Faith" in myths and other things that make no sense and have no evidence. That makes Republicanism much more palatable to millions.
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  -Bottom Line: Americans are ignorant and fearful Countdown_3_2_1  Nov-02-10 08:33 PM   #0 
  - yes  Skittles   Nov-02-10 08:35 PM   #1 
  - Yes, I should know that.  Countdown_3_2_1   Nov-02-10 08:54 PM   #12 
  - And religion makes the ground fertile for ignorance.  Arugula Latte   Nov-02-10 08:37 PM   #2 
  - it shows a real lack of education - of critical thinking  mrs_p   Nov-02-10 08:38 PM   #3 
  - bingo..that is the and entertainment control..telling people  xiamiam   Nov-02-10 08:56 PM   #13 
  - Winning of hearts and minds...  Atlatl   Nov-02-10 08:38 PM   #4 
  - Inorant, frightened and also spoiled...  jimlup   Nov-02-10 08:39 PM   #5 
  - It goes back a LONG TIME  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-02-10 08:41 PM   #6 
  - If Republicans who voted for these candiates think it is bad now  MadMaddie   Nov-02-10 08:42 PM   #7 
  - "Gently bringing them up to our level of understanding" - part of the problem right there  ProgressIn2008   Nov-02-10 08:42 PM   #8 
  - Makes perfect sense.  GoCubsGo   Nov-02-10 08:45 PM   #9 
  - Yes, it's basically correct.  Naturyl   Nov-02-10 08:47 PM   #10 
  - What does that say about democracy?  SlipperySlope   Nov-02-10 08:49 PM   #11 
  - Some Americans in some places  K8-EEE   Nov-02-10 08:56 PM   #14 

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