"Will, for every quote that suggest that America is a Christian nation, i can find you 1 or more suggesting the exact opposite. some responders have already done this.
I'm not very informed on the mega-trends (arrived in the country in 1992),…"
"Will stole my thunder. :)
The outlined rules are based on how ancient Israel - a theocracy - operated. USA is not a theocracy. I might as well add that USA is hardly a Christian nation, unless one focuses solely on "largest religion/worldview…"
"@Larry, i don't think deleting his posts is necessary. the fact that nobody (well, almost ;) ) is engaging with him is condemning enough.
deleting the posts would be a feeble attempt at reinforcing an illusion of control that we think we have…"
"i appreciate your admonishment to respect and courtesy, but you have to admit that anil is retracing the steps of many a troll that has come before him. the main problem with him is that respectful and courteous engagement is exactly what feeds his…"
"Burn the letter don't send it. It just starts the cycle again. She'll think you want her to help process those feelings and as a extension will try to keep contacting you. . . which you seem to not want because of the emotional swings.
"I definitely prefer an umbrella over getting soaking wet in the rain! I have several different types, for example, a nice London Fog one in a carrying bag complete with a shoulder strap, a more traditional cane style one with hook handle, and a…"
"Claims of the Bible. . . what if in fact those claims are false? Your argument necessitates the acceptance of those claims as pure truth. What you have respectfully submitted is a logical fallacy called circular reasoning."
"That was actually pretty helpful. I may write the letter you suggested, and I may even send it to her. I'm not sure at this point, but I'm starting to feel like she's not worth my time. I love the girl, and I miss…"