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Author Topic:   The Glorification and Worship of Torture
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Message 76 of 98 (918816)
05-26-2024 7:55 AM
Reply to: Message 70 by candle2
05-25-2024 3:06 PM

candle2 writes:
As it was in creation week, the wolf and lamb shall dwell
together. The leopard shall lie down together. The calf and
lion shall eat together. The lion shall eat straw like the ox.
So God created obligate carnivores, equipped them as apex predators, and made them eat straw -- a truly divine design.
And so that perfect state of affairs rolled along until Eve, that stupid slut, bit the apple. [Editor's note: So did Adam, but she corrupted him into it, which is why God is male and men must stay in charge.]
Some heretics say Adam learned of Good when he gazed into her loving eyes and understood that love wasn't just the way things are, without rhyme and reason -- it was something they had created.
And the heretics claim the wailing couple learned of Evil when their father flew into a rage and visited death and misery upon them and their descendants forever, a sort of looping Kronus, endlessly chewing over the ills he inflicts on his children. [Editor's note: Bad kids! Bet they won't do that again. Spare the slaughter of the innocents and spoil the child, I say!]
Which brings us back to the lion. Equipped with the tool set for meat, he choked down straw; equipped with minds that can see through poppycock and moral insanity, we are to choke it down.
I need to know nothing.
You have succeeded.

"If you can keep your head while those around you are losing theirs, you can collect a lot of heads."

Homo sum, humani nihil a me alienum puto.

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