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Started this discussion. Last reply by MB Aug 19, 2013. 2 Replies

I recently spent two nights at the Fairfield Inn at Traverse City, Michigan.  They have a nice fast computer in the lobby for guests to use and I used it several times.  It was great until I tried to…Continue

What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed

Started this discussion. Last reply by Grinning Cat on Tuesday. 72 Replies

I was thinking about taking a yellow marker to mark up some key disgusting bible passages in the gideon bibles I find, but there are so many.  I might be up all night doing that.  What do you suggest?Continue

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Grinning Cat replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Here's an article about leaving thought-provoking cards inside Gideon Bibles: http://backspace.com/notes/2007/12/atheism-cards.php (John Emerson, Social Design Notes) "
Tuesday
Napoleon Bonaparte replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Nothing."
Apr 6
Gus Heist replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Christine: My dad was a Gideon, and they LOVED it when somebody took one of their bibles from motel rooms.  They thought that they had saved another soul.   It isn't stealing.  Next time you have a chance, check out the…"
Apr 6
Christine replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"We just got back from a trip, and sure enough, they still put bibles in the hotel rooms. I came thisclose to stealing it, because I'd like to have a copy for referencing the contradictions etc., but don't want to purchase one. It would be…"
Apr 5
Idaho Spud replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Found 2 gideon bibles in the waiting room of my gastrointestinal place last month, but I didn't do a thing to them because it's the only one in town, I need to frequent that establishment every 5 years, and don't want a doctor taking…"
Apr 5
Grinning Cat replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Theology is like being in a dark room and looking for a black cat that isn't there, and shouting "I found it!" Science is like being in a dark room and looking for a black cat using a flashlight. I posted this before in Atheist…"
Apr 5
Michael Penn replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"All of this is well written. Keep in mind that in appearances of Jesus after the resurrection many people "do not reconize him" or that "he appeared to them in another form." What type of supernatural trickery is this? Who could…"
Apr 5
Michael Penn replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Of course, America was never "founded on christian principals" but you can not convince the theist of this. For some reason they have all become convinced that you just couldn't worship god in England anymore. It must have been that…"
Apr 5
k.h. ky left a comment for Roy
"I run really sloowww.lol Glad you're keeping busy and hope we all survive this winter. Although the ugh it seems to be a never ending one."
Feb 16
k.h. ky left a comment for Roy
"Roy, you must be busy.  I haven't seen you around for awhile.  How's the weather ?  Icy as here?"
Feb 12
Roy replied to Carrot Hare's discussion Atheists around the world! ASSEMBLE!
"I sure do agree with you all on this subject.  It has bothered me for many years.  Christians just can't see the fact that if there is a god responsible for saving someone or something, then he has the capability to save…"
Feb 11
Roy replied to Carrot Hare's discussion Atheists around the world! ASSEMBLE!
"I would seriously like to make up some wrist bands like that and offer them for sale to the Xtians.  It would be so funny."
Feb 11
Roy replied to Carrot Hare's discussion Atheists around the world! ASSEMBLE!
"Wow, you were surrounded.   So do christians who are praying while driving close their eyes and take their hands off the wheel, or do they know deep down in their hearts who is really in control of their car.   And on a related…"
Feb 11
Roy replied to Carrot Hare's discussion Atheists around the world! ASSEMBLE!
"So, what "christian" liberal arts college did you go to Gus?  I also went to one of those called Judson in Elgin Illinois.  They don't like me posting anything on their Alumni facebook page any more. "
Feb 10
Dorris Journeay replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"Origami is a great way to combat boredom if there's nothing on TV and you can't sleep.  The paper folds really nicely.  Also, many hotels have shredders."
Feb 5
Michael Penn replied to Roy's discussion What do you do with the Gideon Bible in the motel room? - best ideas needed
"If it is the 1611 version then the name is spelled "Iesus." From 1611 until now the name has changed according to the language usage of the time."
Feb 5

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At 12:51pm on February 16, 2014, k.h. ky said…
I run really sloowww.lol
Glad you're keeping busy and hope we all survive this winter. Although the ugh it seems to be a never ending one.
At 12:46am on February 12, 2014, k.h. ky said…

Roy, you must be busy.  I haven't seen you around for awhile.  How's the weather ?  Icy as here?

At 9:38pm on December 9, 2011, Steph S. said…
Greetings! Welcome to the site!
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At 5:52pm on December 8, 2011, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi Roy and welcome to this wonderful world of atheist truth and peace.

We invite you to make good friends by joining the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 580 discussion topics and nearly 3200 members.
http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin
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At 11:08pm on December 7, 2011, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…

Welcome, Roy! Glad you could join us. :D

Please consider joining a group to meet people and talk about anything that's on your mind, Hang With Friends.

 
 
 

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