Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
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29-01-2014, 07:34 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 04:14 AM)Dee Wrote:  ...
Marx said, "religion is the opiate of the masses."
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Also my first thought on reading the OP.

(29-01-2014 07:16 AM)Dom Wrote:  ...
no more sleeping under bridges.
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You weren't by any chance in Paris in '84-'86?

If so, were you the blonde or the brunette?

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29-01-2014, 07:40 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 07:34 AM)DLJ Wrote:  
(29-01-2014 07:16 AM)Dom Wrote:  ...
no more sleeping under bridges.
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You weren't by any chance in Paris in '84-'86?

If so, were you the blonde or the brunette?

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Brunette - but by then I was in the states getting ready for the next phase in my life...

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29-01-2014, 07:52 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
Theists say some of the most ignorantly evil shit. Angry

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29-01-2014, 09:31 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 07:52 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  Theists say some of the most ignorantly evil shit. Angry

And you say a lot of stupid shit Smile
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29-01-2014, 09:48 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 03:54 AM)donotwant Wrote:  Where is the advantage? He says that religious people are happier?

He says they "find a deeper meaning to life".


(29-01-2014 04:14 AM)Dee Wrote:  Marx said, "religion is the opiate of the masses." He wasn't kidding!

It's funny: the first commenter on the FB post said something similar, except in a supporting way (ie, religion makes you happy!)


(29-01-2014 07:16 AM)Dom Wrote:  The buck stops when you are freezing or overheating, ill without medical care or hungry. Beyond that, money doesn't much matter.

God definitely has nothing to do with it, I was atheist through all of that. Tongue

That was a lot of my point. You have to have the basics covered before you can really start working on being happy.
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29-01-2014, 09:49 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
I seen lots of atheists with even deeper meaning of life in my eyes so that argument falls.
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29-01-2014, 09:51 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 09:31 AM)donotwant Wrote:  
(29-01-2014 07:52 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  Theists say some of the most ignorantly evil shit. Angry

And you say a lot of stupid shit Smile

And you're an ignorant trollface cunt. Big Grin

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29-01-2014, 09:58 AM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 09:48 AM)RobbyPants Wrote:  
(29-01-2014 03:54 AM)donotwant Wrote:  Where is the advantage? He says that religious people are happier?

He says they "find a deeper meaning to life".


(29-01-2014 04:14 AM)Dee Wrote:  Marx said, "religion is the opiate of the masses." He wasn't kidding!

It's funny: the first commenter on the FB post said something similar, except in a supporting way (ie, religion makes you happy!)


(29-01-2014 07:16 AM)Dom Wrote:  The buck stops when you are freezing or overheating, ill without medical care or hungry. Beyond that, money doesn't much matter.

God definitely has nothing to do with it, I was atheist through all of that. Tongue

That was a lot of my point. You have to have the basics covered before you can really start working on being happy.

Yep. Doesn't necessarily take a set amount of money though, ingenuity and enterprise can take care of a lot.

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29-01-2014, 07:47 PM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 09:51 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  
(29-01-2014 09:31 AM)donotwant Wrote:  And you say a lot of stupid shit Smile

And you're an ignorant trollface cunt. Big Grin
I agree with Johnny. Thumbsup

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29-01-2014, 08:07 PM
RE: Poor countries have an advantage: religion!
(29-01-2014 09:51 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  
(29-01-2014 09:31 AM)donotwant Wrote:  And you say a lot of stupid shit Smile

And you're an ignorant trollface cunt. Big Grin

So much hypocrisy it hurts.
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