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Not exactly Father Ted

Postby Nyarlathotep » Fri Aug 25, 2017 7:30 pm

Priest says he collected child porn to get revenge on God for poker losses

If he REALLY wanted to get revenge on God, he would have hacked into God's laptop and put the porn there...
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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby gnome » Fri Aug 25, 2017 7:39 pm

This guy needs a response from Samuel Jackson Jesus.

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Except not in the calm tone from the movie, more like when confronting Brad.
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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby Grammatron » Fri Aug 25, 2017 7:44 pm

gnome wrote:This guy needs a response from Samuel Jackson Jesus.

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Except not in the calm tone from the movie, more like when confronting Brad.


Yeah but he's post transitional period, and he's not all shooty-shooty.

Now Punisher would get shit done.
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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby Nyarlathotep » Fri Aug 25, 2017 7:48 pm

Daredevil is Catholic (As they remind you...repeatedly) and he might like to have some quiet "Confessional" time with the padre.
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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby Anaxagoras » Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:39 pm

I'm not an expert on the Bible like Doctor X, but I'm guessing the Bible doesn't actually say anything about child porn. Or any sort of porn. Apparently it also doesn't say anything about gambling. Gambling was a thing I'm sure in biblical times, although porn was probably fairly rudimentary in those days.

ETA: I guess masturbation is against the Bible, with the story of Onan.

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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby ed » Sat Aug 26, 2017 12:01 am

Anaxagoras wrote:I'm not an expert on the Bible like Doctor X, but I'm guessing the Bible doesn't actually say anything about child porn. Or any sort of porn. Apparently it also doesn't say anything about gambling. Gambling was a thing I'm sure in biblical times, although porn was probably fairly rudimentary in those days.

ETA: I guess masturbation is against the Bible, with the story of Onan.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T58D467HagM


Funny how Onan is the one thing you seem pretty sure of.
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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby Nyarlathotep » Sat Aug 26, 2017 1:13 am

Anaxagoras wrote:I'm not an expert on the Bible like Doctor X, but I'm guessing the Bible doesn't actually say anything about child porn. Or any sort of porn. Apparently it also doesn't say anything about gambling. Gambling was a thing I'm sure in biblical times, although porn was probably fairly rudimentary in those days.

ETA: I guess masturbation is against the Bible, with the story of Onan.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T58D467HagM


I would be hard pressed two shits about what the bible says. The bible is just nifty with slavery, for instance. I find child porn reprehensible.

The gambling, I don't really have a problem with, it just reminded me of what got Father Ted (from the series of the same name) exiled to the parish on "Craggy Island" along with a moron and DeBunk thus the thread title

Funny show, BTW, if you have never seen it, find it. Only a few short seasons

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Re: Not exactly Father Ted

Postby Doctor X » Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:40 am

I am not aware of them finding porn in archaeological excavations of the Levant . . . but then that rarely gets advertised. Quick t3h g00gl3 reveals otherwise in Mesopotamia:

The exhibit also shows various forms of Caananite [Sic--Ed.] art in order to show the drastic reduction in sexuality in the area when Judaism was institutionalized in the 8th century BCE.

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remember that "Canaanite" is a bit of a misnomer. As for "Judaism being institutionalized in the 8th century BCE," the texts from a good hundred years after--not to mention extra-biblical inscriptions and mountains of iconography--suggest quite otherwise.

Anyways, the section in that article on the popularity of entering through the back door is interesting particularly given that the Leviticus codes bandied about as forbidding homosexuality actually forbids acting as the back door. One very respected biblical scholar, noting the absence of a prohibition towards women, tried to suggest Jewish women did not practice that. The evidences, thanks, suggest otherwise as one would suspect.

Apparently, there was porn involving children as well as sex with same. Now, frankly, I am not about to search out "which tablets" and "from where and when" to figure out which area of Literal Fucktons of Square Kilometers Danish Dynamite's relatives hailed from. So I do not wish to imply that because you found a tablet in, say, Nineveh, this tells us what people were doing to and with animals, vegetables, and minerals in, say, Jerusalem.

I have not memorized Leviticus for obvious reasons. There are layers to the rules--they are not a single coherent "set." There are also other sets of rules throughout the biblical texts. Sticking with Leviticus, the rules, themselves, are rather impossible in some cases.

Further, the rules apply predominately to free citizens. Sure, there are some fun rules in Deuteronomy regarding slaves and the like which, I think, have similar sort of things in Leviticus, but the sort of things forbidden, specifically, is playing Catcher for the Pirates which, later, was expanded to cover Pitchers as well. It forbids bestiality. Yay.

The problem that comes up is how "children" would be defined. So when passages demand the enslavement of the women and their children--usually female children--what happens to them?

As for "Onanism," Onan was not punished for masturbation; he broke a rule which had nothing to do with masturbation. Those looking to prevent Little Johnny from scaring the horses merely massaged a story to generate a messy rule.

Let me rephrase that. . . .

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