Bible study rules for public schools proposed

Feb 10, 2010 Full story: The Courier-Journal 134,399

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The state would create rules for teaching about the Bible in public high schools under a bill filed Monday by three Democratic senators.

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#107388 Jun 23, 2013
Mike Duquette wrote:
<quoted text>Funny how his "distinct impression" is typical of what religious propaganda says of all atheists.
<shrug> I find that very few religies' impressions have ever been de-stinked.

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#107389 Jun 23, 2013
Mike Duquette wrote:
<quoted text>Q. sides with most all things republican except religion.
As you can see here, he uses all the republican talking points on the issue. The slippery slope argument is used by republicans in most any issue involving progressive change. They seem to hate change and progress for some reason.
Assuming there Mike... I have no problem with Progress... Progress is not reverting back to periods of time 1000's of years ago where what you mention was the norm..... Several long collapsed civilizations have already tried your version of Progress. That sorta makes it Regression....

I don't side with any political point of view I side with the point of view I Have on what ever subject happens to strike my fancy at the moment....

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#107390 Jun 23, 2013
" Que: I believe in God and the Bible and stuff. I believe in Christmas, and uh, you know the commitments and what not.

Int: You mean the Commandments?

Que: Yeah that. I believe in that.

Int: Can you name any of them?

Que: Ahhh Ö well, I donít know Ö like donít steal, and uh, donít cheat and shit like that. Uhmm Ö I canít remember the rest.

Int: How about the Bible?

Que: Yeah I know some of that. You know. Heaven and Hell, and Jesus fighting with the Devil, but for real, I didnít really go to church enough to know like all the details, just the important shit, like Jesus forgives you for all your bad shit if you donate some money to the church, or pray and say youíre sorry. "

Yaa?

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#107391 Jun 23, 2013
Ever wonder why religies would worship a mass murderer as their god?

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#107392 Jun 23, 2013

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#107393 Jun 23, 2013
A lot of people(religie and atheist) on here call god(does not exist) a "he", would not "she" be more accurate, since only women can give birth to life.

Kinda shows a mans hand in inventing god.

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#107394 Jun 23, 2013
I'm pro bible study and anti heresy law, like most Americans.

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#107395 Jun 23, 2013
Brian_G wrote:
I'm pro bible study and anti heresy law, like most Americans.
Good for you.

Do you use your "special understanding" when you claim to know what most Americans want?

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#107396 Jun 23, 2013
"Two people drift in a lifeboat on an uncharted sea. One says, "There! I see an island. Our best chance is to go ashore, build a shelter, and await rescue." The other says, "No, we must go farther out to sea and hope to find the shipping lanes. That is our best chance." Unable to agree, the two fight, the lifeboat capsizes, and they drown.
This is the nature of humanity. Even if only two people are left in the entire universe, they will come to represent opposing factions."

The Bene Gesserit Acolytes' Handbook

I think some truth is in this.

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#107397 Jun 23, 2013
-How to play religie roulette-

Stand with other religies in a circle and curse god, see who gets struck by lightning first.

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#107398 Jun 23, 2013
"Let us make it obligatory for homosexuals to have their backsides tattooed with the slogan sodomy can seriously damage your health and their chins with fellatio kills."

reverend dr. peter mullen

Love love love.
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#107399 Jun 23, 2013
Yiago wrote:
<quoted text>
You indeed are making a categorical error. Consensual adult relationships are *categorically* different from rape. How do you not understand that point?
Stop equivocating these things. They are different.
Also, I don't care about multiple partners. If I recall, the point of this particular sub-thread is whether or not it is OK for kids to be taught that homosexuality is normal. Since all the evidence from all lines says yes, then I don't see where the real problem lies. That is my point.
Multiple partners and sex with goats is where the conversation leads when small minds get involved.
I HAD TO SH*T IN A BAG A FEW MINS AGO,,AND THATS MY EDUCATED MOVE OF THE DAY..IN TO THE BAG,THE BED
OR THE FLOOR. IT HAD to GO SOMEWHERE..THE BAG WAS MY BEST OPTION... lol
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#107400 Jun 23, 2013
LOL in a suit wrote:
"Let us make it obligatory for homosexuals to have their backsides tattooed with the slogan sodomy can seriously damage your health and their chins with fellatio kills."
reverend dr. peter mullen
Love love love.
REALLY-ALL JOKES ASIDE-IM NOT GAY-BUT I DONT.GIVE A F--K.WHAT PEOPLE DO-JUSST DONT SEXUAL HARass me in the bathroom.... lets legalize all relationships muti partners -16 and older. dog doing a cat,mom adult son. incest-all of it.so we as a country can move on . cause JUST.LIKE GAY-IT IS GOIN ON ANYWAY!!! ADULT/LEGAL AGE INCEST(IM NOT APART OF)

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#107401 Jun 23, 2013
Brian_G wrote:
I'm pro bible study and anti heresy law, like most Americans.
Most Americans are pro anti-heresy law? Which "American" country is that, Venezuela?

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#107402 Jun 23, 2013
Quantummist wrote:
<quoted text>
Assuming there Mike... I have no problem with Progress... Progress is not reverting back to periods of time 1000's of years ago where what you mention was the norm..... Several long collapsed civilizations have already tried your version of Progress. That sorta makes it Regression....
I don't side with any political point of view I side with the point of view I Have on what ever subject happens to strike my fancy at the moment....
What society had gay marriage, and collapsed due to it?

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#107403 Jun 23, 2013
Quantummist wrote:
<quoted text>
Assuming there Mike... I have no problem with Progress... Progress is not reverting back to periods of time 1000's of years ago where what you mention was the norm..... Several long collapsed civilizations have already tried your version of Progress. That sorta makes it Regression....
I don't side with any political point of view I side with the point of view I Have on what ever subject happens to strike my fancy at the moment....
Hell, I am just hoping someday you guys will progress from the mentality of the fifties. You know, the days when all turned a blind eye to beating up a homosexual. The days when no one dared admit to being homosexual.

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#107404 Jun 23, 2013
Quantummist wrote:
<quoted text>
Assuming there Mike... I have no problem with Progress... Progress is not reverting back to periods of time 1000's of years ago where what you mention was the norm..... Several long collapsed civilizations have already tried your version of Progress. That sorta makes it Regression....
I don't side with any political point of view I side with the point of view I Have on what ever subject happens to strike my fancy at the moment....
Who the hell wants to go back thousands of years?? What in the world are you talking about?

I thought the discussion was about gays. Are you smoking pot?

And why do you randomly capitalize letters? I'm just curious about that.

Evidence and argumentation or else I'm gonna assume you broke into the mushroom collection. Start by defining what it actually is you are talking about.

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#107405 Jun 23, 2013
Brian_G wrote:
I'm pro bible study and anti heresy law, like most Americans.
That is almost as dumb as everything else you've said.

I second what the other poster said. You know Americans who are "pro anti-heresy laws"?? Do they inhabit a psycho ward?

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Since: Jan 10

London, KY

#107406 Jun 23, 2013
Yiago wrote:
<quoted text>
Who the hell wants to go back thousands of years?? What in the world are you talking about?
I thought the discussion was about gays. Are you smoking pot?
And why do you randomly capitalize letters? I'm just curious about that.
Evidence and argumentation or else I'm gonna assume you broke into the mushroom collection. Start by defining what it actually is you are talking about.
No.. no pot.. been dry around these parts... The comment was about Progress... Homosexuality is far from Progress.... As I said History 1000's of years ago made it the Norm in several societies that then collapsed... Calling something Progress that happened several times in the past is Not very Progressive....

I type using my style... Since it is Impossible to denote tone and emphasis in the printed word I Capitalize those words I would tend to Emphasize during a verbal conversation....

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#107407 Jun 23, 2013
Mike Duquette wrote:
<quoted text>Hell, I am just hoping someday you guys will progress from the mentality of the fifties. You know, the days when all turned a blind eye to beating up a homosexual. The days when no one dared admit to being homosexual.
Then again assuming ... I have several homosexual friends and would defend anyone from attack no matter the individuals proclivities... I was but pointing out regressing to a mindset that was had by several societies a 1000 years or more in the past is not Progress...

Personally I could care less of anyone sexual proclivities between Adults... But I no more want to hear about then, see them or know about them in the homosexual community as I do the Heterosexual community... I don't want to see a Straight Pride parade any more than I want to see a Gay Pride Parade...

All sexual proclivities should stay in ones private lives ... The destruction of societies as a ongoing endeavor starts with the slippery slope of decadence...

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