German court rules against 'Spaghetti Monster church'

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German court rules against 'Spaghetti Monster church'

Post by Shane » Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:42 am

BERLIN (AP) -- A German court has ruled that local authorities are entitled to prevent a group calling itself the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster from advertising its "noodle Masses" at the entrance to an eastern town....

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Post by The Amazing Tazy Ten » Wed Aug 02, 2017 2:27 pm

Blasphemy.

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Post by е и ժ е я » Wed Aug 02, 2017 11:33 pm

Yeah I get that it's perceived as antagonistic but that's only from the perspective of someone who participates in those religious communities, from the outside it just looks the same to me. Secular folk have a right to community and to teach their inane group-think culture as much as everyone else.
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Post by Random User » Wed Aug 02, 2017 11:52 pm

"criticism of others' beliefs doesn't constitute a philosophy"

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Post by Calamity Panfan » Thu Aug 03, 2017 12:07 am

the spaghetti monster is still a thing?
and that's the waaaaaaaaaay the news goes

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Post by е и ժ е я » Thu Aug 03, 2017 12:51 am

[QUOTE="Random User, post: 1639891, member: 35827"]"criticism of others' beliefs doesn't constitute a philosophy"

lol[/QUOTE]
yeah I think the irony is lost here
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Post by CaptHayfever » Sat Aug 05, 2017 2:02 pm

One logician was quoted as saying, "This blatant & inferior ripoff of Russell's Teapot doesn't deserve the publicity."

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