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#1005392 - 07/25/08 08:12 PM He ventured forth to bring light to the world
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#1005412 - 07/25/08 08:22 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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racist.

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#1005424 - 07/25/08 08:29 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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Funniest thing I have read in a looong time.
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#1005427 - 07/25/08 08:29 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world Jokerman
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Hey I didn't write it, it is way too clever for me.

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#1005429 - 07/25/08 08:33 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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you linked it - you're a racist by association.

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#1005435 - 07/25/08 08:37 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world Jokerman
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to the first degree

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#1005439 - 07/25/08 08:41 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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Oh wow, reading that just left me somewhere between astonished and disgusted.
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#1005443 - 07/25/08 08:45 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world opsoff
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disgusted?

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#1005447 - 07/25/08 08:46 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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Originally Posted By: straw
disgusted?


Yes, just not my taste of satire I guess.
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#1005451 - 07/25/08 08:47 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world opsoff
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Because it satires biblical passages? Obama?

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#1005453 - 07/25/08 08:47 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world opsoff
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I thought it was wonderful satire, and very well-written!
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#1005459 - 07/25/08 08:48 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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Being agnostic, the religious tones are wasted on me. I agree, it's very well written, just not in my tastes.
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#1005502 - 07/25/08 09:51 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world opsoff
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Which may explain "astonished", but not "disgusted.
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#1005515 - 07/25/08 10:20 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world Blade Scrapper
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Hey different strokes; that's what makes the world go 'round.

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#1005617 - 07/26/08 02:53 AM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world straw
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What a labored, heavy-handed attempt at satire this is. The author has outdone himself in pomposity and condescension, and dare I say, a hint of racism?
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#1005626 - 07/26/08 01:44 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world Blade Scrapper
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Originally Posted By: CrackPipeOfChnge
Which may explain "astonished", but not "disgusted.


Not astonished at the religious undertones, astonished at the heavy satire used, you don't see that very often. Replace Disgusted with Dismayed, my brain shuts down at 10:00am on Fridays.
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#1005628 - 07/26/08 03:29 PM Re: He ventured forth to bring light to the world Patriot
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Originally Posted By: MSolarano
What a labored, heavy-handed attempt at satire this is. The author has outdone himself in pomposity and condescension, and dare I say, a hint of racism?
The satire was not against Mr Obama, but at the shameless worship directed at him by the media and his supporters.
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