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Subject: Re: CIA Director Resigns Date: 6/4/2004 11:48 AM
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How does this thread relate to Christians? I'm curious...

How do the other mocking posts relate to Christians?


here we go-guess it 'depends on what your definition of ' is' is


Main Entry: mock·ery
Pronunciation: 'mä-k(&-)rE, 'mo-
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -er·ies
1 : insulting or contemptuous action or speech : DERISION
2 : a subject of laughter, derision, or sport
3 a : a counterfeit appearance : IMITATION b : an insincere, contemptible, or impertinent imitation <makes a mockery of justice>
4 : something ridiculously or impudently unsuitable

One entry found for mock.

Main Entry: 1mock
Pronunciation: 'mäk, 'mok
Function: verb
Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French mocquer
transitive senses
1 : to treat with contempt or ridicule : DERIDE
2 : to disappoint the hopes of
3 : DEFY, CHALLENGE
4 a : to imitate (as a mannerism) closely : MIMIC b : to mimic in sport or derision
intransitive senses : JEER, SCOFF
synonym see RIDICULE, COPY
- mock·er noun
- mock·ing·ly /'mä-ki[ng]-lE, 'mo-/ adverb

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"Outrage is a virtue" John McCain

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'This is a 'Christian Nation'--really?
depends on your 'definition' --doesn't it?


I'm basically 'outraged' with hypocrisy-

Main Entry: hy·poc·ri·sy
Pronunciation: hi-'pä-kr&-sE also hI-
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -sies
Etymology: Middle English ypocrisie, from Old French, from Late Latin hypocrisis, from Greek hypokrisis act of playing a part on the stage, hypocrisy, from hypokrinesthai to answer, act on the stage, from hypo- + krinein to decide -- more at CERTAIN
1 : a feigning to be what one is not or to believe what one does not; especially : the false assumption of an appearance of virtue or religion
2 : an act or instance of hypocrisy


yet it's 'curious' Zee, that you would choose 'mocking' rather than
1satire

One entry found for satire.


Main Entry: sat·ire
Pronunciation: 'sa-"tIr
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin satura, satira, perhaps from (lanx) satura dish of mixed ingredients, from feminine of satur well-fed; akin to Latin satis enough -- more at SAD
1 : a literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn
2 : trenchant wit, irony, or sarcasm used to expose and discredit vice or folly
synonym see WIT

Main Entry: sa·tir·ic
Pronunciation: s&-'tir-ik
Variant(s): or sa·tir·i·cal /-i-k&l/
Function: adjective
1 : of, relating to, or constituting satire <satiric writers>
2 : manifesting or given to satire
synonym see SARCASTIC
- sa·tir·i·cal·ly /-i-k(&-)lE/ adverb

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maybe it's simply joking?
or more serious-Fooling


and perhaps this also is 'un-Christian'...in your eyes

Personally i feel these 'tools' cut to the bone -
and expose the the rottenness
so it hurts-
gotta laugh to keep from crying
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