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December 6th, 2010, 05:09 PM
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YouTube - Christmas Card from an Atheist

This video rocks. It's a complete rundown of how Christians adopted cultural traditions that had already been around for eons and smushed them into their own holidays. I knew most of the history, but still learned a lot, esp about Easter. I am now armed with even more info for anyone who dares to tell me I'm not allowed to celebrate!
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December 6th, 2010, 05:30 PM
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thank you for sharing that video!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I shared it on Twitter and Facebook and hope people really watch it. It is a GREAT video!!!
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December 6th, 2010, 08:43 PM
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Should I?? Should I share it on my fb?!

Do I have the balls?!


Especially since lately these friggin peeps keep posting "Let me tell you about Christmas, it's baby Jesus' birthday...and the most beautiful day of the YEAR"

Grrrrrrrrr



NO PEOPLE! IT IS NOT JESUS' BIRTHDAY!!
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December 7th, 2010, 01:21 PM
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I already knew a lot of that, but now I have even more knowledge of the origins the next time I hear "Jesus is the reason for the season" /barf

Great video!
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December 8th, 2010, 07:06 PM
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i usually get 'holiday' cards. but this year i got cute santa christmas cards. haha! I (an atheist) will be sending these puppies! lol

...now i wonder how many people will burn them.... hehe
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December 11th, 2010, 11:12 AM
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I agree great video
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