Does the Pledge of Allegiance offend ...

Does the Pledge of Allegiance offend you?

Created by Very Cynical Person on Aug 27, 2013

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Siro

Ryde, Australia

#21 Nov 15, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
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What can a failed creationist say about a country that is a mostly secular and created Richard Dawkins, the man who single handedly brought your laughable creationist cult to its knees using the internet alone!
Dawkins actually came from Kenya
Yay 4 da muddalan'....now grease up your cheeks and part them in gary, indiana to show your appreciation

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#22 Nov 15, 2013
Siro wrote:
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Dawkins actually came from Kenya
Yay 4 da muddalan'....now grease up your cheeks and part them in gary, indiana to show your appreciation
When you're cured of your mentally ill creationist cult of no proof, you will look back on this and laugh.
Siro

Sydney, Australia

#23 Nov 16, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
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When you're cured of your mentally ill creationist cult of no proof, you will look back on this and laugh.
I look back at all your posts for a quick laugh

Since: Jun 07

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#24 Nov 16, 2013
Siro wrote:
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I look back at all your posts for a quick laugh
What can a creationist with no proof of god do, other than laugh when caught out, lying about a god he knows isn't real?
LCNLin

United States

#25 Dec 2, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
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What can a creationist with no proof of god do, other than laugh when caught out, lying about a god he knows isn't real?
You are in England,
Why would the pledge offend you?
Thinking

Merthyr Tydfil, UK

#26 Dec 2, 2013
Hedonist's post, post 17, is the best on this thread. It shows how christards can mess up anything if you give them the power.
-Skeptic- wrote:
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What can a creationist with no proof of god do, other than laugh when caught out, lying about a god he knows isn't real?
LCNLin

United States

#27 Dec 2, 2013
christards :-)

Why are some atheist so defensive about their atheist belief system?

Since: May 10

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#28 Dec 2, 2013
Thinking wrote:
Hedonist's post, post 17, is the best on this thread. It shows how christards can mess up anything if you give them the power.
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I'll take your word for it, Tinky.

Otherwise, I would actually have to read one of HeadKisser's posts.

“Quantum Junctn: Use Both Lanes”

Since: Dec 06

Tulsa, Oklahoma USofA

#29 Dec 10, 2013
Very Cynical Person wrote:
The Pledge of Allegiance.
I really do not want to make anyone angered but.
Maybe in its original form that was written it would be less offensive to some.
In its original form it read:
"I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."
In 1923, "the Flag of the United States of America" had been added.
"I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."
In 1954, President Eisenhower petition Congress to insert the words "under God," hence the pledge we have today.
The Pledge of Allegiance was written in August 1892 by the socialist minister Francis Bellamy (1855-1931). It was originally published in The Youth's Companion on September 8, 1892. Bellamy had hoped that the pledge would be used by citizens in any country.
Not all believe in the same god. Not all have the same beliefs.
One of the reasons for this great nation is the freedom of religion and ones right to not be religious.
As one that does not believe in a god or gods, The Pledge of Allegiance may not offend me, but it is misleading about want our nation was founded on.
It was a pretty good pledge, until the godbots got ahold of it.... meh.

“Quantum Junctn: Use Both Lanes”

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Tulsa, Oklahoma USofA

#30 Dec 10, 2013
Hedonist wrote:
Porky Pig recites the Pledge, before "god" was added" -- "http://www.youtube.com/w atch?v=33-5MbIE7eQXX&list= FLAmJMW89IFfHJvk52XAp35A&i ndex=29"
Yep.

“My name is Trunks...”

Since: Jun 10

the alternate future

#31 Dec 10, 2013
I really don't care one way or the other, it doesn't affect me in any regard, it's just a saying we say. Nothing more, nothing less.

Since: May 10

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#32 Dec 10, 2013
Lelouch0 wrote:
I really don't care one way or the other, it doesn't affect me in any regard, it's just a saying we say. Nothing more, nothing less.
Sure, Le Slouch.

Just like your wedding vows.

Bwahahahahaha..

“My name is Trunks...”

Since: Jun 10

the alternate future

#33 Dec 11, 2013
How mature, dude.

“My name is Trunks...”

Since: Jun 10

the alternate future

#34 Dec 12, 2013
I'm getting hounded by the icon police, again. :D

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