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#267334 - 01/07/14 08:49 PM Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol
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via Time.com

Because, why not? The seven foot statue will look real nice juxtaposed next to the other non-religious Ten Commandments monument currently on the grounds of the Oklahoma State Capital.

Besides showing the world how multi-cultural Oklahoma can be, Oklahoma will give kids the opportunity to sit on goat-Lucifer's lap just like kids currently do with White Santa.

Who knew that Oklahoma was so interesting?
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#267358 - 01/08/14 01:20 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: pdx rick]
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...from the Time.com comment section:

Quote:
AbbiemaeHQ 16 hours ago

This is disgusting. Religious or not they are doing it plainly because they want to annoy/ frustrate the Christian/Catholic (two different branches of Christianity) churches and Christians.

Sounds like someone needs to put their dry big girl pants on and quit acting like a crybaby wallowing in their wet Pampers®.
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#267363 - 01/08/14 04:30 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: pdx rick]
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I have not been following this thread

Is the idea that a statue of Obama is intended?
I think only dead satans should recieve such an honor
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#267364 - 01/08/14 05:01 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: Ardy]
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Originally Posted By: Ardy
I have not been following this thread

Is the idea that a statue of Obama is intended?
I think only dead satans should recieve such an honor

Not at all. It's a monument to the real Satan...erm, as real as the one in The Bible, is anyway. Click the time.com link in the OP and see the magnificent drawing of the proposed monument. smile
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#267365 - 01/08/14 06:16 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: pdx rick]
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Originally Posted By: california rick
Originally Posted By: Ardy
I have not been following this thread

Is the idea that a statue of Obama is intended?
I think only dead satans should recieve such an honor

Not at all. It's a monument to the real Satan...erm, as real as the one in The Bible, is anyway. Click the time.com link in the OP and see the magnificent drawing of the proposed monument. smile


Up to this point I had not fully considered the possibility of worshiping a three horned, goat headed hominid
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#267367 - 01/08/14 06:38 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: Ardy]
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Originally Posted By: Ardy
Up to this point I had not fully considered the possibility of worshiping a three horned, goat headed hominid

Be that as it may, the point is that the Ten Commandments monument should not be on government property because...separation of Church and State.

Given red-staters fragrant thumbing their nose at said separation, the Satanists want to have their religion represented too.

I say, why not? Put the monuments side-by-side and let the juxtaposition speak for itself.

If the state of Oklahoma is going to allow a monument from the Christianists, equal time should go to the Satanists as well.
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#267368 - 01/08/14 06:48 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: pdx rick]
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Originally Posted By: california rick
...Given red-staters fragrant thumbing their nose ...

Does this have something to do with where said thumbs spend too much time?
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#267372 - 01/08/14 08:19 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: logtroll]
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Originally Posted By: logtroll
Originally Posted By: california rick
...Given red-staters fragrant thumbing their nose ...

Does this have something to do with where said thumbs spend too much time?

LOL probably! smile
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#267374 - 01/08/14 09:31 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: pdx rick]
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I want a monument to/of me as well. Where do I apply?
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#267375 - 01/08/14 09:45 PM Re: Satanists Unveil Statue for Oklahoma Capitol [Re: pdx rick]
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Here you go Phil:

The Oklahoma State Capitol
Arts Commission
2300 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
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