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101. Re: Halloween on Sunday Oct 18, 2004, 23:01 tron
You summarily labelling him with that kind of tone is needlessly inflammatory and smacks of trolling.

to call yourself catholic implies that you follow and believe in catholic doctrines. he obviously does not follow or believe in them (at least not all of them) - so therefore he isn't truly catholic, is he? he may attend catholic church, and agree with many of their ideals - but when i comes right down to it, he has major and serious philisophical ideaologies that contradict the catholic doctrine.

and calling warhawk a troll is just so far away from any conceivable reality that you sound like a troll just by accusing him of it.

Everyone on this planet cherrypicks his beliefs

yep. that is no exaggeration. every last person on planet earth does it. all of them.
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