After years,of trying to find my place in the world and determine what my thoughts meant,I have discovered what it all means- am an Atheist. I didn't figure the god thing out. I just figured myself OUT of the god thing!
Thanks for this, I feel I have a different perspective on islam now:
A mosque will always be a huge, turban wearing mozzie sucking the brains out of people.
Mecca will be a smokey, sleazy, stinky, dingy wine bar full of bleary eyed drunks leaning on tables listening to a tuneless singer belting out the blues.
And I'll see Muhammad as a very big St Bernard slobbering from his vast jaws as he sits in a cave figuring out ways to invade other towns and rob them with his gang of very dumb bandits.
As for the ring tones, I don't think it matters when the call is answered, as the q'ran never makes sense whether it's complete or incomplete. It's kinda like giving a monkey a typewriter and asking it to compose a haiku, but then forgetting to tell it to stop, so you end up with a religious text.
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