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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Era » Thu Dec 19, 2013 8:19 am

Main reason I keep Sandstone Drake on my bar: It fits through doorways so I can fly straight inside buildings without dismounting. :roll:
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Klaudandus » Thu Dec 19, 2013 12:33 pm

http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2013/12 ... en1-756655

Why do I have the feeling that American Dioceses will try to revolt and form a splinter group and separate themselves from the Bishop of Rome.
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby cdan » Thu Dec 19, 2013 2:15 pm

Are we really at a point where people have to give a pope praise for not being a dork?
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Klaudandus » Thu Dec 19, 2013 3:22 pm

Considering that Catholics in the US are complaining he's too socialist and liberal? Yes.
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Amirya » Thu Dec 19, 2013 3:58 pm

He's Marxist.

That is all.
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Klaudandus » Thu Dec 19, 2013 4:37 pm

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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Ironshield » Fri Dec 20, 2013 3:17 am

Klaudandus wrote:Considering that some* Catholics in the US are complaining he's too socialist and liberal? Yes.

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Considering the fact that there are 78.2 million[1] Catholics in the US I would be very surprised if you COULDN'T find some Catholics who thought Francis (Benedict XVI, John Paul I/II ... Peter) is/was too socialist/liberal/conservative/capitalist/communist/democratic/republican...insert random character trait...

Francis is popular in the non catholic media ATM, Francis bashing is going to be good controversy and the fact that the catholics don't want to 'move with the times' plays into a lot of established stereotypes. Stick a bit of America bashing in there and this is guaranteed to get some play.

However the percentage of Catholics that actually go off an create a new church or join a different one because they don't like the Pope is and has been quite low... otherwise there wouldn't be over a billion of us left.

1-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catholic_Church_in_the_United_States
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Arnock » Fri Dec 20, 2013 5:29 pm

Amirya wrote:He's Marxist.

That is all.



I remember hearing in a recent statement that he said he "Isn't marxist, but isn't offended at the title" or something along those lines.

I honestly haven't heard anything but praise for the guy, however.
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Fetzie » Sat Dec 21, 2013 1:45 am

Arnock wrote:
Amirya wrote:He's Marxist.

That is all.



I remember hearing in a recent statement that he said he "Isn't marxist, but isn't offended at the title" or something along those lines.

I honestly haven't heard anything but praise for the guy, however.


He said he isn't a marxist, but because he has quite a few good friends that are marxist he isn't offended by that label.
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Nooska » Sat Dec 21, 2013 9:54 am

I'm not catholic, nor even Christian, but I like Francis, a lot.
I also liked JP2 - Benedict, I didn't really hear so much from, but what I heard he wasn't a pope I would like to see at the helm - Francis seems to focus more on the "christian message" (boiling it down "God is good") rather than the old testamental message that too many vocal christians keep spouting.
(Having been taught in both sunday school and secularly about christianity and religion, I don't get teh old testamental christians, they seem to have not understood, at all, what Jesus (supposedly*) did by dying on the cross.



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Re: Post Your Amusements!

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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby KysenMurrin » Sat Dec 21, 2013 4:53 pm

Uh... so... they're saying he cut off his own head with a chainsaw? By accident?
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Amirya » Tue Dec 24, 2013 9:57 am

Someone just referred to Harry Potter as science fiction.

My day is done. :lol:
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby Klaudandus » Tue Dec 24, 2013 11:34 am

China sending WoW hackers to prison.
http://wow.joystiq.com/2013/12/23/wow-a ... se-prison/
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Re: Post Your Amusements!

Postby bldavis » Tue Dec 24, 2013 12:38 pm

Amirya wrote:Someone just referred to Harry Potter as science fiction.

My day is done. :lol:

please tell me it was your roommate!
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