brain sizes: Einstein's and women's

Parse Tree parsetree at hotmail.com
Thu Aug 1 02:13:39 EST 2002


"Jd" <JDay123 at BellSouth.com> wrote in message
news:3d486177.11602481 at news1.lig.bellsouth.net...
> In alt.education  Re: brain sizes: Einstein's and women's,
> Parse Tree wrote...
>
> >"Jd" <JDay123 at BellSouth.com> wrote in message
> >news:3d455fb5.8316576 at news1.lig.bellsouth.net...
> >> In alt.education  Re: brain sizes: Einstein's and women's,
> >> Shadow Dancer wrote...
> >>
> >> >"Richard C. August" <raugust at ptd.net> wrote in message
> >> >news:LzQ09.1253$Fl.136564 at nnrp1.ptd.net...
> >> >> T9W,
> >> >>
> >> >> First of all, if Witchcraft isn't a religion, then why is the Church
of
> >> >> Wicca (pronounced Witch-a) a licensed Non-Profit Group organized as
a
> >> >> RELIGIOUS ORDER and based in Salem, MA?
> >> >
> >> >One, you mispronounced it.  It is pronounced as it is spelled, with
two
> >hard
> >> >C's.  Second, you should really research what you talk about before
> >shooting
> >> >off your mouth.
> >> >
> >> >Wicca is a federally-recognized and accepted religion, and does not
> >> >necessarly incorporate witchcraft (another subject you and your
"friends"
> >> >should research before shooting off your mouths about).  Not all
witches
> >are
> >> >Wiccans; not all Wiccans are witches.
> >> >
> >> >http://www.religioustolerance.org/ is a very good site for getting
> >> >information on many religions, including both Wicca and Christianity.
> >> >
> >> >Here is the page that will perhaps set you straight in your thinking:
> >> >http://www.religioustolerance.org/witchcra.htm - from which I quote:
> >> >
> >> >"Wiccans generally consider themselves to be Witches, Neopagans, and
> >Pagans.
> >> >However, not all Witches, Neopagans and Pagans are Wiccans. The terms
> >Witch,
> >> >Neopagan and Pagan can also refer to followers of many other faith
> >> >traditions.
> >> >
> >> >Because of religious propaganda dating from the late Middle Ages,
Wicca
> >has
> >> >often been incorrectly associated with Satanism. Wiccan beliefs and
> >> >practices are no closer to Satanism than they are like Buddhism,
> >Hinduism,
> >> >or Islam. "It seems to be necessary to preface every discussion of
> >> >Witchcraft with an explanation that, no, Neo-Pagan Witches aren't
> >Satanists.
> >> >The Christian anti-God, Satan, has no place in Pagan pantheons, either
> >> >mythologically or theologically." 3"
> >>
> >> Hold on there a minute.  You were telling me you only wanted to talk
> >> "secular and factual" in another posting yet here you are talking
> >> religion.  I don't mind you talking about your religion but you are
only
> >> applying the hypocrites rule of the double standard.  Besides that,
> >> you're making women look like idiots when you do such things.
> >
> >You have difficultly following simple conversations, don't you?
> >
> >The difference is that you are applying belief to FACTS, and she is only
> >explaining what a particular belief is.
>
> No, I have difficulties following the conversations of the simple.

Wow.  Since the conversations of the simple are even simpler than those of
normal people that's quite a feat!!

You're really the king of fools.





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