A widower who donated £2.3 million to a specialist NHS cancer hospital has been landed with a £460,000 VAT bill, he said today.
Added by ChrisC on June 7, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
A quick re-write of Judges 11.34-39;
"And Jephthah came to Mizpeh unto his house, and, behold his daughter came out to meet him with timbrels and with dances: and she was his only child; beside her he had neither son nor daughter.
And it came to pass, when he saw her, that he rent his clothes and proclaimed Alas, my daughter, I promised got that I would burn whatever I saw first on my return as a sacrifice.
And she said to him, WTF are you out of your mind? Get away from…Continue
I started a "discussion" in the forum section of this site describing my initial impressions of the old testament, as I have decided to familiarise myself with as many "sacred" texts as possible - I believe in knowing both sides of an argument, and so far my reading has served to strengthen my atheism. I am left wondering "how can anyone actually believe any of this bullshit, let alone WANT to believe in it?!?".
This and subsequent "brainfart" blog posts will serve as my diary…Continue
Added by ChrisC on March 29, 2012 at 2:28pm — No Comments