published Sunday, August 26th, 2012

Rants

HAS ANYONE ever noticed that America was doing just fine, thank you, until the bean counters were allowed to gain control of business and government?

FOR THOSE WHO oppose/resent the good fortune of the rich: How many poor people have you known who hired 50 or more employees?

AM I CYNICAL or is the "1 percent," i. e. job creators, not creating jobs to get the GOP back in power to protect their wealth?

WHEN GAYS speak out for their beliefs, it's freedom of speech. When Christians speak out, it's bigotry and hatred. Where's the logic in that?

WHY NOT GET actual hoops for poor black people to jump through to vote, and to be fair, let's give tea partiers literacy tests.

IS THE MILLARD Filmore "comic strip" written by Rush Limbaugh or Karl Rove?

FREE-WILLED, irresponsible citizens choose to be addicts, criminals, illegals and grossly overweight. Why must responsible, hardworking citizens be forced to support them?

WHY IS IT that the people who complain the most about excessive government spending and the national debt are those drawing Social Security and Medicare?

THE POSSIBLE cigarette tax hike is wrong. Hey, crooked politicians and health Nazis, go get your tax hikes elsewhere!

COUNTY MEETINGS, football games! Hey guys, is it OK if we pray in church? How ridiculous, you are the minority, but the majority in hell.

LET'S SEE: Cheap motels, empty buildings and shady businesses ... Where am I, Rossville Boulevard or Ringgold Road? Eeny, meeny!

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  1. Depends on your definition of fine, and your contention when the Bean-Counters took over.

  2. For those who resent the poor, how many rich people need customers and employees to earn their wealth?

  3. They're creating plenty of jobs overseas, I'm told.

  4. Simple. You pay attention to what they're saying. Are you unable to recognize the difference in their words? Christians express their disdain and hatred for homosexuals all the time. Doesn't that sound like bigotry and intolerance to you?

  5. Better yet, let's put pictures up...for the other candidate.

  6. I heard it's drawn by Korean laborers.

  7. You're not. You could choose the more expensive and less effective route of dealing with them in other ways.

  8. Because old people have the time on their hands?

  9. Hey smokers, please put your cigarette butts in the trash.

  10. Please notice the bigotry and intolerance here. You want to put people in hell because they don't believe as you do. You know what's ridiculous? How you don't realize how coercive you are or why it's unacceptable to force your religion on others.

  11. You could be Downtown.

August 26, 2012 at 12:34 a.m.
degage said...

Happy Its unacceptable for atheist to force their beliefs on christains. Goes both ways idiot.

August 26, 2012 at 10:48 a.m.
Easy123 said...

degage,

What "atheist" beliefs are being forced on Christians? The only thing all atheists have in common is the lack of belief in any deity. Reasons why they suspend that belief may vary. But there is no such thing as an "atheist belief". Unless you think not believing in a god is a belief. In which case, you would be wrong.

I bet the ranch that you can't conjure up a legitimate example of an "atheist belief" being forced on Christians. Back up your rhetoric, dumbass.

August 26, 2012 at 12:16 p.m.
degage said...

Easy, What planet do you live on? So many law suits to stop christians from expressing their beliefs in public.

I have an observation for you. the atheist group from wisconsin is a hate christians group. Going all over the country with law suits to stop any form of christianity to be practiced such as a church offering a group of football players a meal even though it is not on school property. It stands to reason any boy against the meal can opt out and go to Mc donalds and get a happy meal and give thanks to what ever diety he choses like the atom he has evolved from.

Thats another thing, If we all evolved from an atom aren't you glad you evolved from the human one instead of the chicken one. Like which came first the chicken or the egg. Yes i'm being catty, My intention.

WE liken the group from wisconsin to the westboro group.

August 26, 2012 at 1:58 p.m.

Degage, in reality those lawsuits do not exist except in the fabricated claims of liars trying to get guys to believe they are being persecuted. There is nobody forbidding Christians from expressing their beliefs. The lawsuits you talk about are suing the government, which is a very distinct matter, not that I expect you to recognize the difference.

The problem wasn't with the church offering a meal to a group of football players, but rather to the team. That means the school was accepting and endorsing the sermon and the food.

Your confusion of the Freedom from Religion foundation and the Westboro baptists only reflects the dishonest false equivalencies common to the defenders of the Christian Right.

The reality is that the people opposing prayers and religious beliefs only do so in the context of getting it away from government, whereas many self-absorbed Christians complain when they can no longer use the state to enforce their religious beliefsl, and decry that the people trying to do so should leave or be driven out.

Sorry, but you're crying wolf as usual.

August 26, 2012 at 7:15 p.m.
degage said...

Happy, What happened to freedom of religion? It really bothers you that I think your freedom from religion foundation is like westboro baptist. I stand by that remark, so stick that in your pipe and smoke it instead of that other funny stuff you put in it.

August 26, 2012 at 9:12 p.m.

Ah, somebody's unable to make legitimate arguments, so they go for the trash-talking.

Thanks! You're still free to exercise your religion. Except insofar as you won't be allowed to implement your theocracy. Sorry, I know the Christian Taliban will be upset, but they'll have to live with their wishes being thwarted.

August 26, 2012 at 9:56 p.m.
Easy123 said...

"Thats another thing, If we all evolved from an atom aren't you glad you evolved from the human one instead of the chicken one. Like which came first the chicken or the egg. Yes i'm being catty, My intention."

That is incoherent jibberish from someone that is ignorant of science.

HappyBulbs,

It's always interesting to see what Christian Dominionists say. For some reason, they think everyone else is imposing their religion/beliefs on them; even atheists (which is the exact opposite of religion). It's comical to say the least.

Degage thinks he really got you with that Westboro comparison. LOL! Christians always seem very smug with their lame retorts to people they oppose. As I said, very comical.

August 26, 2012 at 11:48 p.m.
degage said...

Happy and easy, The two of you make a real cute couple. Both of you do exactly what you accuse christians of.

August 27, 2012 at 6:56 a.m.
Fendrel said...

There is no such thing as "free will", so the question has no real meaning.

August 27, 2012 at 8:09 a.m.
Easy123 said...

Degage,

"Both of you do exactly what you accuse christians of."

I gave you a chance to give examples/proof but you couldn't come up with anything. I ask again, what "atheist" beliefs are being imposed on Christians? Put your money where your ignorant mouth is and back up your rhetoric. :-)

August 27, 2012 at 9:08 a.m.
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