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Old 07-04-2017, 11:38 AM
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Religious rules are usually very practical - in austere times they can be "survival of the people" rules.

This reasoning is harder for all but the most discerning to see when society is so flush that those "in poverty" often have homes with expensive electronics and have BMIs approaching large aquatic mammals - also spoiling Bergmans Rule.....
If you surrender a civilization to avoid social disapproval, you should know that all of history will curse you for your cowardliness - Alice Teller

If John of Patmos would browse the internet today for half an hour, I don't know if the Book of Revelations would be entirely different or entirely the same.
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