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Fewer Families, Less Religion -- and Less Freedom

magnetar Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 1:09 PM
go suck on a rusty trombone. what you mentioned are cults in Iran and SA you idiot. and yes plugging each other in the corn hole is not good for the society..
magnetar Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 7:50 PM
I'm not the corn holler in the discussion :) I'v read plenty of serious books I know right from wrong, you not so much..packing fudge is UNNATURAL!!!
Carl469 Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 7:31 PM
Islam is a religion, every bit as much as Judaism or Christianity. It's an ugly religion, but it's still a religion. And yes, the "good" religions have a lot to answer for as well. Go suck on some sausage.

The kind of limited government, democratic republic America has always been is possible for only two reasons: (1) The government isn't the sole (or even major) source of economic and social support for its citizens; and (2) Principles, ethics and incentives other than the simple fear of punishment has been effective in deterring anti-social behavior.

That's why it's so disconcerting to learn that two big factors in President Obama's re-election was his electoral dominance among both unmarried Americans (at an all time high) and the religiously unaffiliated (also growing ever larger).

The statistics about single voters are discouraging because...