Understanding through Discussion


Welcome! You are not logged in. [ Login ]
EvC Forum active members: 69 (9101 total)
5 online now:
Newest Member: sensei
Upcoming Birthdays: AlexCaledin
Post Volume: Total: 904,131 Year: 1,012/14,231 Month: 1,012/1,514 Week: 45/234 Day: 26/19 Hour: 4/7


Thread  Details

Email This Thread
Newer Topic | Older Topic
  
Author Topic:   amusing tidbit from my inbox
gene90
Member (Idle past 3310 days)
Posts: 1610
Joined: 12-25-2000


Message 1 of 5 (59)
01-10-2001 6:59 PM


I usually don't read junkmail before sending it to the data-afterlife (Hell, I hope), but this one I found amusing and "oddly" it reminded me of certain relevant personalities involved in the C/E debate. Of course, there is no copyright notice, no sign of attribution in the message, and their phone number I choose not to add because there is no way I would even risk helping these people. Here are the highlights, anyway:
UNIVERSITY DIPLOMAS
Obtain a prosperous future, money earning power, and the admiration of all.
(with)
Diplomas from prestigious non-accredited
universities....
(snip)
No one is turned down.
[This message has been edited by gene90 (edited 01-10-2001).]

Percy
Member
Posts: 21343
From: New Hampshire
Joined: 12-23-2000
Member Rating: 2.4


Message 2 of 5 (60)
01-11-2001 11:09 AM


That looks identical to the email I received a couple weeks ago, but what made it funny was that earlier that day I had sent a request for a course to my boss. I sent him a copy with the note, "Can you believe it? They have the nerve to charge $2500 for that course, while I can get an entire degree for only $50. I expect a raise after I get my diploma.
"
--Percy
[This message has been edited by Percipient (edited 01-11-2001).]

Replies to this message:
 Message 3 by lbhandli, posted 02-12-2001 11:48 PM Percy has not replied

lbhandli
Inactive Member


Message 3 of 5 (146)
02-12-2001 11:48 PM
Reply to: Message 2 by Percy
01-11-2001 11:09 AM


Not only can you obtain technical degrees, but apparently you can become a minister as well. From my swbell account where I only receive SPAM and various people trying to get me to accept Jesus Christ since I'm a Godless evolutionist. Would this make me equivalent to Kent Hovind?
To: lbhandli@swbell.net
Subject:
From: Christian Fellowship Ministries
Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2001 18:44:07 -0800
Hi,
My name is Pastor Steven Bradley. I am the Senior Pastor of Christian Fellowship Ministries. I would like to encourage you to take a look at our web site. Bob Roby at United in Christ gave me your name he thought you might like this site.
www.ordainedbymail.org
God Bless You,
Pastor Steven C. Bradley
Senior Pastor/Administrator
Christian Fellowship Ministries
Euless, Texas
1-888-645-6963
steven@ordainedbymail.org

This message is a reply to:
 Message 2 by Percy, posted 01-11-2001 11:09 AM Percy has not replied

Replies to this message:
 Message 4 by Falsecut, posted 02-16-2001 1:20 AM lbhandli has not replied

Falsecut
Inactive Member


Message 4 of 5 (159)
02-16-2001 1:20 AM
Reply to: Message 3 by lbhandli
02-12-2001 11:48 PM


Hovind probably wouldn't pay $50.

This message is a reply to:
 Message 3 by lbhandli, posted 02-12-2001 11:48 PM lbhandli has not replied

Replies to this message:
 Message 5 by gene90, posted 03-16-2001 11:41 PM Falsecut has not replied

gene90
Member (Idle past 3310 days)
Posts: 1610
Joined: 12-25-2000


Message 5 of 5 (247)
03-16-2001 11:41 PM
Reply to: Message 4 by Falsecut
02-16-2001 1:20 AM


ROTFL!

This message is a reply to:
 Message 4 by Falsecut, posted 02-16-2001 1:20 AM Falsecut has not replied

Newer Topic | Older Topic
Jump to:


Copyright 2001-2022 by EvC Forum, All Rights Reserved

™ Version 4.1
Innovative software from Qwixotic © 2023