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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by US Conservative View Post
    And the lefty squad hates Christmas but wouldn't outright vote for as much. Who saw that coming?
    But they have no idea why they hate it.

    Like everything else they are told to.


    I mean when the deep insight is "he's as full of **** as...."

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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by WCH View Post
    There's an ever-so subtle attack on Christmas/Christians happening here. 8)
    OMG.....War on X-Mas!
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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cephus View Post
    I'm not saying it was good or bad, right or wrong, just that it happened. That's the history behind most of our supposed "Christian" holidays. They were stolen from some other religion.
    I agree.

    I was just working off your point to make some fun
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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cephus View Post
    Virtually everyone does, Christmas is an almost entirely secular holiday. Most people celebrate Christmas as a secular holiday. Haven't you figured that out yet?
    Show us the numbers.
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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by Fearandloathing View Post
    Now that's an excellent example of "progressives" presenting intelligent insight on a topic, real thought provoking stuff!

    When you have had a successful career as a lecturer, author, interviewer, filmmaker, and philosopher you can offer an "informed" opinion that people will listen to. But this proves the intellectual vacuum from which the Obama groveling lemmings stem is deep, vast and as empty as the collective heads of the gathered entities.

    "probably more..."

    Great stuff!
    So he's famously full of ****. He fronted that fraudulent creationist movie crap which misquoted scientists to "disprove" evolution, didn't he? He has zero credibility with any thinking being.
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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by Manc Skipper View Post
    So he's famously full of ****. He fronted that fraudulent creationist movie crap which misquoted scientists to "disprove" evolution, didn't he?
    No.


    Is this about your resentments about Ben Stein, far, far more intelligent than you, or about the true meaning of Christmas?

    I don't really want to even see any more personal attacks on famous people by left wing, uninformed radicals. You guys are boring
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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by WCH View Post
    Show us the numbers.
    Go look for yourself. Go to any big store, count the percentage of religious decorations compared to secular decorations. Drive down any street. Count how many houses have lights and wreaths compared to how many have only nativity scenes.
    There is nothing demonstrably true that religion can provide the world that cannot be achieved more rationally through entirely secular means.

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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by WCH View Post
    There's an ever-so subtle attack on Christmas/Christians happening here. 8)
    More along the lines of:



    and

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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by Fearandloathing View Post
    No.


    Is this about your resentments about Ben Stein, far, far more intelligent than you, or about the true meaning of Christmas?

    I don't really want to even see any more personal attacks on famous people by left wing, uninformed radicals. You guys are boring
    Thanks for confirming my comment.
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    Re: Do you agree with Ben Stein's unique Christmas perspective?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cephus View Post
    Go look for yourself. Go to any big store, count the percentage of religious decorations compared to secular decorations. Drive down any street. Count how many houses have lights and wreaths compared to how many have only nativity scenes.
    You mean go down your street and count decorations. That's not gonna work.

    Try this:

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/1...n_6330060.html
    Last edited by WCH; 12-19-14 at 04:28 PM.
    32 “Whoever acknowledges me before others, I will also acknowledge before my Father in heaven. 33 But whoever disowns me before others, I will disown before my Father in heaven.
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