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Old 10-19-2010, 10:05 AM
 
Location: Ashburn, Va
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Everything I know about religion I learned from Monty Python and George Carlin. Everything useful anyway!
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Old 10-19-2010, 10:30 AM
 
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Everything I know about religion I learned from Monty Python and George Carlin. Everything useful anyway!
My parents taught me an awful lot about religion. Theirs, mostly, because they were convinced it was the only "true" religion, like every other one of the 30,000+ christian sects out there.
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Old 10-19-2010, 04:38 PM
 
Location: North Central Ohio, to be exact :)
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You know, they're hardly experts...?
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Old 10-19-2010, 08:01 PM
 
Location: Ashburn, Va
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You know, they're hardly experts...?

Are you telling me The Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch is not real?

Hmmmm I think I need to reevaluate my views on religion.

(Is anybody truly an expert Ohio?)



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOrgLj9lOwk
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Old 10-19-2010, 08:38 PM
 
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Are you telling me The Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch is not real?
Be careful. The mods here think that Monty Python's Holy Grail is "mocking" and they'll delete it, even from the A&A forum.
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Old 10-19-2010, 09:17 PM
 
Location: If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space
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Be careful. The mods here think that Monty Python's Holy Grail is "mocking" and they'll delete it, even from the A&A forum.
F'real? We can't have a sense of humor about religion or non-religion? Guess this means I shouldn't sing The Inquisition. Hmmph.
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Old 10-19-2010, 09:36 PM
 
Location: Katonah, NY
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Monty Python and George Carlin - doesn't get any better than that!!! Have you read Lamb - the Gospel According to Biff (Christ's childhood best friend)? I'm reading that now. Very informative!
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Old 10-20-2010, 05:11 AM
 
Location: South Wales, Yes, I'm, back!
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It is certainly the case that reasoned argument just bounces off. Raucous mockery has much more chance of getting through.
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Old 10-21-2010, 01:42 AM
 
Location: Metromess
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And in addition to that, it's a lot funnier.
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Old 10-21-2010, 04:59 PM
 
Location: Bellingham, WA
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Did he say blessed are the cheese makers?
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