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15-05-2015, 11:48 AM
RE: Hijacked Words/Phrases
(15-05-2015 11:46 AM)Thumpalumpacus Wrote:  Language evolves, and there's no governing body for English. I don't have any heartburn with believers using a secular word within their own specific religious context.

I'm prone to saying "goddamn", or many permutations of "jesus christ", when the anger or exasperation is sufficient.

I'm prone to saying holy shit, holy fuck etc. those are my go-to's lol

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15-05-2015, 11:48 AM
RE: Hijacked Words/Phrases
one day while driving my heathen children to school we came across this :

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now when they see something startling they say "JEEZ-US!!"


and then give me a little nod and smile with a 'remember that sign' look.


they have hijacked jesus for their own entertainment.


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15-05-2015, 11:58 AM
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(15-05-2015 11:37 AM)jennybee Wrote:  
(15-05-2015 11:35 AM)The Organic Chemist Wrote:  I would say "faith", "belief", and "evidence" and how apologists have twisted the meanings of those words.

I was going to give you a "LIKE" but then I saw you have 666 and i ddin't want to ruin that TongueLaugh out load

Ruin me Jenny!!! Ruin me!!!! Evil_monsterEvil_monster

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15-05-2015, 11:58 AM
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(15-05-2015 11:58 AM)The Organic Chemist Wrote:  
(15-05-2015 11:37 AM)jennybee Wrote:  I was going to give you a "LIKE" but then I saw you have 666 and i ddin't want to ruin that TongueLaugh out load

Ruin me Jenny!!! Ruin me!!!! Evil_monsterEvil_monster

Done lol

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15-05-2015, 12:04 PM
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I also have a sly laugh to myself everytime a theist uses the word 'Meme' Laugh out load

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15-05-2015, 12:14 PM
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Having come from catholic stock I take the name of the lord in vain on a regular basis. My all time favourites are : Jayus, Mary and fucking Joseph! and Jayus fucking wept!

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15-05-2015, 12:14 PM
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(15-05-2015 12:04 PM)LostLegend Wrote:  I also have a sly laugh to myself everytime a theist uses the word 'Meme' Laugh out load

It's even better when they use word logic Tongue

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