"Tony Abbott is an idiot. I never have liked the guy.
I heard him say, on morning radio, something along the lines of "Sure there are good non religious people out there but the religious are better" W.T.F. This was on the ABC talking to…"
"Very disappointed in Denton. Trying to take Dawkins into personal areas he was very uncomfortable discussing. The result was one of Dentons worst interviews. I got the impression Dawkins was really pissed off but hid his feelings as best as he…"
"Ungh... if they want the Bible taught in schools, then they'll have to share time with the Koran, and every other religion in existence.
... we just don't have time for all that.
Either way, the second you make something compulsory, the…"
It didn't take Abbott long to flog the xtian message:http://www.news.com.au/adelaidenow/story/0,1,26507226-5006301,00.htmlHe believes all children in schools should learn ( read indoctrinate ) about christianty as a compulsory subject."I think everyone should have some familiarity with the great texts that are at the core of our civilisation," Mr Abbott said."That includes, most importantly, the Bible."See More
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