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Fundamentalist? Fine by Me

ericynot Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 6:56 PM
Paul -- 1) Try selling your daughter into slavery, as that verse says you can do, and see how long you remain out of prison. 2) Try raping a woman and offering a payment to her father for the "privilege". Good luck. Your local DA is not going to accept that approach. Off to prison ... 4) Priests in the Bible were "holy men". Preachers, priests, rabbis, ministers, call them what you will, they're not allowed in our society to burn their daughters (or anyone else). For what it's worth, you're also supposed to kill your child it he strikes you. And I didn't even go into all the directives from God to exterminate babies, women, entire towns, etc. The God of the Bible is a ruthless, insane tyrant.

Author's Note: The following is part two in a column series. Part one, Brown Shirts at ECU, can be found by clicking on my column archive.

Hi Mike. Please allow me to introduce myself. My name is also Mike, although that may be about the extent of our commonalities. But that is okay. Our strength in in our diversity! Indeed, I am writing to offer a diverse perspective on an email you sent to numerous subordinates using your East Carolina University email address. It follows in its entirety:

“Hi All: The LGBT Resource Office is hosting the program stated below. I...