"Being in the majority isn't absolutely necessary to hold the most power in a country, but it certainly helps. Christians in the U.S. are not only the majority, they have also managed to infiltrate our government, especially at the local levels.…"
"Come to think of it, the Baath party of Iraq was a minority and they did a pretty fair job of screwing the majority Shiites for a while there ... but then, the Baaths had POWER, mostly in the person of Saddam Hussein."
"Loren, Actually you CAN persecute a majority. The Ottoman empire is a good example of that, and the Manchurian empire in China, and probably lots of other examples. However, in this case. it's another example of Gingrich using…"
its odd that i added u as a friend. I was wanting to see a video family guy or the simpons (something) and it said i had to add you to see it. i see that you've lived in my hometown. i work at kum and go in republic and have lived in springfield mo. most of my life. i'm glad i click on the video it's nice to meet you.
thanks Mike. The fishing trip will consist of walking down to the Finley River and bellyboating for small mouth. But what a great piece of news. I'll have my dad for a while longer and he won't go in the pain and suffering that I feared for him and that he doesn't deserve.
There is a video of the Pope's 'exorcism' caught on film. The man isn't demon possessed, there are likely no 'real' demons. He's just delusional and doesn't want to accept personal responsiblity for his own behavior for his own dysfunctional life.
There is an ad that reads ' Do you support 'traditional' marriage? Vote Now"! .
No, I don't support 'traditional' marriage because there is no such thing. I support heterosexual and same-sex couples marry each other legally , yes. 'Traditional' marriage promoters largely do not believe that heterosexual women are co-equal to their husbands. Their only purpose in 'traditional' marriage is to sexually satisfy their husbands if they can and raise children and do all…
i've got no problem with everyone saying "merry christmas" on christmas day. however, they've turned it into an entire holiday season where it lasts a month or more. in those situations it should be perfectly acceptable to say "happy holidays" or call it a…
I posted the bulk of this on another thread, but wanted to add some context separately.
I finally confronted my faith and embraced the fact of my atheism late last August, 2012. Days after I revealed my "epiphany" to a few friends who knew me from another message board, my sister died from Lou Gehrig's Disease (which pissed her off because she hated catching a disease from someone she never f---ed).
THAT was my sister, understand? She was a beautiful, life-loving, potty-mouthed…