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Friday, 12 August 2011
Don't like it? Don't have it, bigot!
I saw the following message on FB today and liked it so much I felt I should share it with you. Simple, sweet and ever so relevant in our intolerant and unforgiving world.
Don't like gay marriages? Don't have one
Don't like abortion? Don't have one
Don't like sex? Don't have it
Don't like drugs? Don't do them
Don't like porn? Don't watch it
Don't like alcohol? Don't drink it
Don't like your rights taken away? Don't take away someone else's!
Bigotry is a crime against humanity. It is a cancer that, if left unchecked, spreads and destroys the very fabric of society. Ironically (or not) the most eloquent bigots I have had the displeasure of meeting are also the most religious.
Coincidence? I don't think so.
Here are some examples of bigotry for you to hate;
I don't believe in reincarnation - or in God for that matter - but if I did, I would pray for all bigots to come back as gays, homeless, single-parents...etc...
...wouldn't it be great to see them squirming, apologising, crawling back into our affections? Uhmmm, maybe not. I'm beginning to sound like one of them. Arghhhhhhhhhhhhh