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swag Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-07-04 04:29 PM
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39. Yeah, use the narc button
But I happen to believe there is a very good case to be made that the three major monotheistic religions are, for better or worse, bundles of primitive superstitions. Sorry. One postress thought that this was somehow offensive. I thought that it was quite well established myself, given the foundations of doctrine in what some call the "Old Testament," by a matter of historical record pre-scientific and therefore "primitive" as in one anthropological definition: "Of or relating to a nonindustrial, often tribal culture, especially one that is characterized by a low level of economic complexity."

See, for example, Leviticus.

It's funny that a believer would complain of being offended, hectored, or persecuted, on a political board given that it's impossible to be elected to major public office without declaring one's faith (belief without evidence is one definition of that word) in "God."

Lincoln and Jefferson both had to cover their faithless tracks for political purposes.

Now hit your narc button.
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