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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
« Reply #29 on: March 25, 2012, 08:17:49 AM »

I think that's a real shame. Family is family. There are more important things than what people believe or don't believe. I hope one day you can get reacquainted because it seems like such a waste to cut someone off for something so petty. Sorry but it has to be said. I would never cut ties with my cousins or friends just because of something like that. You never know when you're going to need someone.

It's just an un-friending on FaceBook, not necessarily a broken family tie.   :)

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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
« Reply #31 on: March 25, 2012, 09:05:26 AM »
It's just an un-friending on FaceBook, not necessarily a broken family tie.   :)

Exactly. Facebook is a pain in the ass, and this cousin posts a lot of religious garbage. I have not disowned my cousin at all in real life, and neither has my brother. I've simply made it so he can't piss on my main fb page.
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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
« Reply #32 on: March 25, 2012, 11:54:49 AM »
@EatenbyBears- nice one. really hits the nail on the head, i really do think that's the crux of the problem.

@kymer&traveler- i wouldn't sever a family tie over something like belief, but it's affecting their decisions such as that one promoting unethical medical practice... i would think about it.

maybe since it is actually family, it might be worth writing a long essay explaining things (in response to those things they mentioned) thoroughly (but without provocation) to try and knock some sense into these people!
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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
« Reply #33 on: March 26, 2012, 12:04:51 PM »
@EatenbyBears- nice one. really hits the nail on the head, i really do think that's the crux of the problem.

I think it shoudl be changed to "it's easier to read parts of one book . . ."
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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
« Reply #34 on: March 26, 2012, 12:17:46 PM »
@EatenbyBears- nice one. really hits the nail on the head, i really do think that's the crux of the problem.

I think it shoudl be changed to "it's easier to read parts of one book . . ."

Or 'It's easier to pretend to read one book...'

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Re: How Can I Answer This Absurdity on Facebook???
« Reply #35 on: April 13, 2012, 11:08:46 PM »
@Traveler:

It's even worse, I think, that the Supreme Court made a ruling that nobody can sue doctors based on prescribing generics..  it looks like we'll be protecting the doctors and not the rights of the patients anymore...
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