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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Mar 22, 2015 2:52 pm

Rob Lister wrote:
Abdul Alhazred wrote:Seinfeld wasn't "premised on religion" it merely depicted characters who didn't have any.


Kramer got religion in Season 5. Latvian Orthodox, as a matter of fact.


The writer of the episode, Bruce Kirschbaum, revealed later that he was unaware that the Latvian Orthodox church actually existed while writing the episode. His original intention was to have a fictitious sect.[1] Kirschbaum received many thank you letters from the church for bringing attention to the denomination.


He even did a nun.


Pfft!

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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Mar 22, 2015 2:57 pm

If Seinfeld had a title not named for someone, it might be

The dreary alleged lighter side of unfunny Jews in a universe without God in it.

And yes they are all Jews. Or more precisely Show Biz Jews, not necessarily literal MOTs. :BigGrin3:
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by ed » Sun Mar 22, 2015 2:59 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
ed wrote:Poor boopsie. Did they provide a trigger warning?


I don't regret the experience at all.

But I'm not going back for more. :cowbell:


Baloney.

I know you and I know what you and your "aesthete" pals are up to


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You sit around laughing about how you fooled the rest of us into thinking that you had no choice in the matter whilst you mock Seinfeld and Celine Dion and Duck Dynasty.

Then you mince and make believe you like football.

ok, football is a bad example.

anyway. I've just had it.
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:00 pm

Fuck Seinfeld, back to the OP.

I just got it.

The WHACKY!!! New Face of Atheism is goyische atheism, or more specifically Protestant atheism.

You know. Like Garrison Keillor, but with more making funny faces.
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Rob Lister » Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:02 pm

Damn ed, talk about being all Ayatollah!.

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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:05 pm

ed wrote:Aesthete pal of Abduls ...


I might do him, but I wouldn't go to him for laughs.

... you mock Seinfeld and Celine Dion and Duck Dynasty.


I do not mock Duck Dynasty.

Who is Celine Dion? That name sounds Canadian. :)
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by ed » Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:09 pm

:D

Just funnin' ya

<we do that down here in Fla>

<we call it "joshin">

<thats when we take that homo Josh and throw him in the river>
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Re: The new face of atheism

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Re: The new face of atheism

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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Doctor X » Thu Mar 26, 2015 11:48 pm

Back when A&E showed arts and entertainment.

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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by izittrue » Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:08 pm

Seinfeld is indeed humorous. Fuk.
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Doctor X » Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:24 pm

Remember . . . when you wanted to watch a movie . . . you had to rewind it afterwards?!!

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"Doctor X wins again."--Pyrrho
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Mar 28, 2015 1:25 am

Remember when the projectionist had to rewind the movie? :oldman:
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by corplinx » Sat Mar 28, 2015 1:27 am

Back when guys in porn made you feel better about yourself because they were less than average.

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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Bruce » Sat Mar 28, 2015 9:34 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:Remember when the projectionist had to rewind the movie? :oldman:


Please put the phonograph needle back into the resting position once the record is finished. What happened to common courtesy? :oldman:
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by Doctor X » Sat Mar 28, 2015 9:49 am

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"Doctor X wins again."--Pyrrho
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"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone."--clarsct
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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig."--Pyrrho
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Re: The new face of atheism

Post by gnome » Sat Mar 28, 2015 2:37 pm

Seinfeld WAS influential.

I did not find it very funny. I understand the humor in the concept of "almost everyone is an awful person sometimes, even you and your friends". They hadn't yet mastered making deeply flawed people likeable, and that's exactly it. I didn't like anyone enough to want to keep tuning in.

For contrast, I offer HIMYM.
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