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Old 07-31-2011, 02:10 PM
 
Location: Golden, CO
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I have no idea if it is just an American thing or not, but from time to time, one will see cars with Jesus fish on the back. What do you think about them?

Additionally, what do you think about other religious propaganda (bumper stickers, Darwin fish, etc) on cars? Do you have anything that declares your religious belief on your car? Would you ever put something like that on your car? Do you think your driving habits might reflect poorly or favorably on your religious beliefs / non-beliefs?




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Old 07-31-2011, 02:29 PM
 
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I would love to put a FSM on my car but I'm afraid my car would be vandalized.
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Old 07-31-2011, 02:30 PM
 
Location: Blankity-blank!
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Where I live the fish on cars is a common sight. It's stupid.
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Old 07-31-2011, 02:37 PM
 
Location: Valencia, Spain
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It's unknown here.
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Old 07-31-2011, 02:40 PM
 
Location: Salt Lake City
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Whenever I see the fish emblem on a car, I figure the driver is probably someone who would call me a non-Christian cultist. I'm really not into religious advertising on cars.
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Old 07-31-2011, 03:11 PM
 
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I have no idea if it is just an American thing or not, but from time to time, one will see cars with Jesus fish on the back. What do you think about them?

Additionally, what do you think about other religious propaganda (bumper stickers, Darwin fish, etc) on cars? Do you have anything that declares your religious belief on your car? Would you ever put something like that on your car? Do you think your driving habits might reflect poorly or favorably on your religious beliefs / non-beliefs?



It makes me think that the person who does such a thing is more into the showiness or display of his religion rather than the humble adherence.
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Old 07-31-2011, 03:44 PM
 
Location: Victoria, BC.
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No stickers or emblems on mine...My cars need no such decorations...

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Old 07-31-2011, 03:50 PM
 
Location: Ontario, Canada
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What is your opinion about Jesus fish on cars?
Are they supposed to point to the left or to the right?
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Old 07-31-2011, 03:54 PM
 
Location: Ontario, Canada
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It makes me think that the person who does such a thing is more into the showiness or display of his religion rather than the humble adherence.
But it's okay to be brash about your atheism?
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Old 07-31-2011, 03:55 PM
 
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I think the fish thing on cars is faddish, not unlike WWJD stickers and t-shirts, Baby On Board bumper stickers, and the big yellow SMILE posters. The bottom line is that someone saw all these things as a profitable moneymaker targeted to select consumers.
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