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Whiny Atheists Protest Charlie Brown Christmas Special

Unrealistic Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 9:13 AM
Stupid is as stupid does as you well know.
BK22 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 3:53 PM
People say the same about you being a heathen....as a matter of fact 83% of us would rather remove you from our sight..but we are a tolerant bunch and we allow you to stay even if we do think you people are simply nuts.
CogitoErgoSum Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 11:47 AM
Yep . . . I remember on the day before this year's election that Mike Gallagher was extolling his listeners to "pray for a Romney victory," that the listeners "should never underestimate the power of prayer." Gosh, what happened? Nothing fails like prayer. I'm sure you've tried it often with amazing and expected results. Stupid is as stupid does, indeed - talking to imaginary people as if they would have some influence. George Bush used to say that he spoke with God every day. And the Christians just loved him for it. If he had said that he talked with God through his hair dryer, we'd have impeached him and had him locked-away. I fail to see how the insertion of a hair dryer into the discussion makes the point invalid.

The atheists I grew up with in Texas were a tad bit pluckier than today’s lardy hagfish atheists who file lawsuits every winter when they see a child wrapped in swaddling clothes.

Yep, the anti-theists I used to hang out with in the Lone Star state were rugged individualists who were so busy milking this existence that they didn’t have time to bleat like a stuck sheep because a plastic baby Jesus statue endangered their delicate beliefs.

My other non-believing buddies who weren’t the robust Hemingway types were usually heady stoners who were into physics, Pink Floyd and Frisbee and were...