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Bush: God Told Me to Invade Iraq | Common Dreams News

President ‘revealed reasons for war in private meeting’

Source: Bush: God Told Me to Invade Iraq | Common Dreams News

Once you have decided to believe in this nonsense the doors are wide open to believing anything else you want.

 

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Society

Why Christianity has been struggling with sex ever since the Nativity

Why Christianity has been struggling with sex ever since the Nativity

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/dec/24/christianity-sex-nativity-virgin-mary?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

What a waste of time, trying to shoehorn human nature into a construct as malformed and dysfunctional and inhumane as Christianity. 🙂 Just get on with life, folks! What is the struggle about? You’re making life unnecessarily difficult and miserable for yourself and others. Let it go.

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Interesting Articles

Kanye West: I Got a $68 Million Tax Refund Because I’m “In Service To Christ” | Sarahbeth Caplin | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/30/kanye-west-i-got-a-68-million-tax-refund-because-im-in-service-to-christ/

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America Politics Society

Marco Rubio needs a pacifier.

The Hill: Rubio hits Warren’s ‘crude and vulgar’ response to opposition to same-sex marriage | TheHill.
https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/465539-rubio-hits-warrens-crude-and-vulgar-response-to-opposition-to-same-sex

I’m sorry there are people who feel differently than you do, Marco Rubio. I’m sorry that you, supposedly, for now, unless you are a white-male-capitalist-oligarch, have to respect their feelings and rights and speech. I’m sorry that you even have to countenance them.

Traditions change, dear boy. For example, do you expect negroes to greet you at the door when you arrive at a fancy dinner party? Do you don a traditional white wig when attending the faire? So which traditional values are you talking about?

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Politics

If you want a conspiracy theory, here’s a good one. :-)

There are shocking things about this subject. One of them is how intellectually defenseless most Americans, even those supposedly superlative ones in board rooms and legislative offices, appear to be.