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Forum Discussion: Ridicule of Religion is Justified
Apr 27, 2011 ... One of the subjects that's been getting more and more attention lately is whether it's legitimate to ridicule religion, religious beliefs, religious.
http://atheism.about.com/b/2011/04/27/forum-discussion-ridicule-of-religion-is-justified.htm
C.S. Lewis vs. Atheism: Why Does Lewis Ridicule Atheists?
C.S. Lewis is often described as an "apostle" to the skeptics - that he somehow has a special affinity for the arguments, sensibilities, and perspectives of religious  ...
http://atheism.about.com/od/cslewisnarnia/a/atheists.htm
The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy - Ridicule and Wit
The corrective, not only of this modern desire for fame, but of all highly developed individuality, is found in ridicule, especially when expressed in the victorious ...
http://historymedren.about.com/od/burckhardt/a/cri_ii3.htm
Dealing with ridicule - Calorie Count
I was at a memorial service yesterday, and a table was loaded entirely with meat dishes and a fish. At the very end was a little fresh fruit and ...
http://caloriecount.about.com/forums/vegetarian/dealing-ridicule
Family/friends support? Ridicule? Dismissal? - Calorie Count
I'm not sure if I'm alone in this, but I'm finding that my family and friends either smirk, make a snide remark, or change the subject altogether ...
http://caloriecount.about.com/forums/weight-loss/family-friends-support-ridicule-dismissal
Disagreement is Not Intolerance - Agnosticism / Atheism - About.com
Even mocking, ridiculing, and making fun of beliefs isn't intolerance. Some beliefs , claims, ideas, and opinions really are quite silly and deserve mockery.
http://atheism.about.com/od/atheistsrespectreligion/a/Disagreement.htm
Laughter, by Joseph Addison - Classic British and American Essays ...
In these reflections on the nature of laughter and ridicule, British author Joseph Addison relies on the organizational strategy of comparison. Though in his ...
http://grammar.about.com/od/classicessays/a/addlaughter.htm
New York bill on religion - Agnosticism/Atheism
A bill has been recently introduced to the New York State Assembly which would criminalize any act which might ridicule any religion in a public place, from your ...
http://atheism.about.com/library/misc/blNYbill.htm
Examples of Subtle Racism - Definition of Subtle Racism
Subtle racism not only takes the form of ignoring people of color or treating them differently but of ridiculing them. But how can ridicule on the basis of race be ...
http://racerelations.about.com/od/understandingrac1/a/subtleracismexamples_2.htm
When Can Opinions Be Mocked? To Mock or Not to Mock...
A common point of contention between atheists and religious theists is whether it's legitimate, appropriate, or advisable to mock, ridicule, or satirize religious ...
http://atheism.about.com/u/ua/aboutreligion/Mock-Satire-Religious-Beliefs.htm
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