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To: GodGunsGuts

Elvis fans go to Graceland. Patriots go to Washington, DC. Civil War buffs go to Gettysburg. Trekkies go to Vegas, and they even argue about canon. Are all these religions? Is the mere act of visiting an important, historic site sufficient to establish a religion?


41 posted on 07/06/2007 12:16:32 PM PDT by Caesar Soze
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To: Caesar Soze

But he wasn’t comparing Darwin’s house to historical landmarks, he was comparing it to religious shrines.


43 posted on 07/06/2007 12:19:23 PM PDT by GodGunsGuts
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To: Caesar Soze
Being a Trekkie is definitely a religion.

Being a Trekker is not.

125 posted on 07/07/2007 5:13:51 AM PDT by mad_as_he$$
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