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  • Date: 9/18/14 10:42 PM
  • Number: 1961181
  • Recommendations: 7
"Did you read this part?"

How dumb are you, Willy? In your OP, you implied that the Pope said that Obama was ushering in WWWII. I then pointed out who utterly STUPID that was, and that the Pope had said nothing even remotely like
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  • Date: 9/18/14 5:41 PM
  • Number: 1961163
  • Recommendations: 6
"The Experts" offered that " we are on the brink of a third world war."
They cite this based on what Obama is doing with Syria and Ukraine, among other fun stuff.


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No, they don't. You just
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  • Date: 9/18/14 4:35 PM
  • Number: 1961161
  • Recommendations: 6
"On Sep. 13, CNBC said via Reuters that Pope Francis recently warned that a 'piecemeal' World War 3 has already begun.'

And the Pope did NOT say anything truly stupid, like "Obama is ushering in WWIII". That was
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  • Date: 9/17/14 11:37 PM
  • Number: 1961033
  • Recommendations: 1
And P.S. - the current mess (and the mess for decades to come)
IS Bush/Cheney's fault.

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True. And it isn't just the NYT. A LOT of us have been sick of stuff being Bush's fault for far too many years now. The stupid things
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  • Date: 9/17/14 2:33 PM
  • Number: 1960956
  • Recommendations: 0
"There's that arrogance again. Some seem to believe that they are lacking a need for guidance. But their moral sense of right and wrong came from somewhere."

Not arrogance, just observation. Many people feel no need for guidance.
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  • Date: 9/17/14 12:25 PM
  • Number: 1960916
  • Recommendations: 0
"Of the two, I think science will serve as the only logical path to any answers that may exist and be within our ability to mentally grasp them. But along the way, religion (used properly) provides a helpful moral / emotional framework for
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  • Date: 9/17/14 11:14 AM
  • Number: 1960878
  • Recommendations: 1
"And I say... screw the scaffolding and watch the play."

Good enough, Bill.
  • Date: 9/17/14 11:03 AM
  • Number: 1960875
  • Recommendations: 1
"Rec - if only for quoting a great Joni Mitchell song... 8-)"

And yes, I know it is Yeats...
  • Date: 9/17/14 10:58 AM
  • Number: 1960874
  • Recommendations: 0
Rec - if only for quoting a great Joni Mitchell song... 8-)
  • Date: 9/17/14 10:32 AM
  • Number: 1960871
  • Recommendations: 0
"I have to join hawk in disagreeing with your statement. Science cannot prove or disprove religion, nor can it prove or disprove origin-stories."

You are free to disagree with what I said, but please note that I
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