Post by Star Cluster on Dec 31, 2010 14:12:11 GMT -5
My brother and a very good friend of mine send these very same and similar emails to me all the time. I usually delete them as soon as I see them since I've already received and read them several times before.
My only regret is that I can't hit the delete button hard enough to erase it from their computers.
Religion is an insult to human dignity. Without it you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.--Steven Weinberg
Religion can never reform mankind because religion is slavery--Robert G. Ingersoll
I don't know why people compare George Carlin to God. He's great and all, but he's no George Carlin.-Anon.
As someone from the UK, i have never got the whole pledge thing. Just seems odd to me.
And that makes you a terrible American (and therefore a terrible human being).
"Great Britain's two most senior military officers added to the uneasiness. [...] Lord Wolseley, Adjutant General, thought that it might be possible for an enemy to invade without waiters and pastrycooks." -Robert K. Massie, Dreadnought
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant. —Helen Keller Le doute n'est pas une condition agréable, mais la certitude est absurde. —Voltaire
I stopped saying the pledge in high school. At first I would simply stand silently when we were asked to say it, but eventually I remained seated through the entire thing. The teacher was too nice to pester me about it, really. Why should I mindlessly recite such a thing?
I had to lead my ROTC class in it twice. So... I had to say it.
MaybeNever- Perhaps the solution then is to throw the chihuahua at the bad guy, then pump the shotgun while eating a big slice of cantaloupe. Am fear nach glèidh na h-airm san t-sìth, cha bhi iad aige 'n àm a' chogaidh.