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    God saves people in Houston

    I'm watching the news and hearing these people who have lost everything thanking God for saving them. Where the hell was God when everything was being destroyed?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Isalexi View Post
    I'm watching the news and hearing these people who have lost everything thanking God for saving them. Where the hell was God when everything was being destroyed?
    I'm pretty agnostic and envy people who really believe.
    Me......I think holding your teddy bear or hugging a security blanket is the same thing.
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    "So I saw these disaster victims on TV who lost everything and thought 'what a great time to mock their religious beliefs!'"
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    Quote Originally Posted by Macduff View Post
    "So I saw these disaster victims on TV who lost everything and thought 'what a great time to mock their religious beliefs!'"
    ZING!

    But, you are exactly correct.

    Let's treat these victims with kindness, not mock them for their beliefs.
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    Rationality and reason thrown out with the bath water.
    It's an exersize in circular logic.
    You cannot cure stupid.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Loki View Post
    Rationality and reason thrown out with the bath water.
    It's an exersize in circular logic.
    You cannot cure stupid.
    What's so rational about mocking people who are already suffering?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Devil505 View Post
    I'm pretty agnostic and envy people who really believe.
    Me......I think holding your teddy bear or hugging a security blanket is the same thing.
    And I think superstition is part of it. When I make speeches I wear my good luck earrings. Someone would thank god for the good speech, I thank my earrings.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Macduff View Post
    "So I saw these disaster victims on TV who lost everything and thought 'what a great time to mock their religious beliefs!'"
    Oh my god, I didn't realize they heard me. I will apologize to each one personally.
    It was just an observation.....but if they are all reading this, I apologize....(I'm not mocking them. I'm mocking you)
    Last edited by Isalexi; 2nd September 2017 at 01:48 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Miller47 View Post
    ZING!

    But, you are exactly correct.

    Let's treat these victims with kindness, not mock them for their beliefs.
    I fooled them.....I donated to three different charities but with the condition they be mocked. (Sarcasm alert)
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    Quote Originally Posted by macduff View Post
    "so i saw these disaster victims on tv who lost everything and thought 'what a great time to mock their religious beliefs!'"
    lol.

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