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I Hate "Seperation of Church and State"

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    Seperation of church and state is a method of ensuring that the goverment cannot mandate which religion the American people choose to hold or not hold...whichever the case may be. Our nation was founded upon and our dollar still says "In God we Trust"....
    Lexus Lexus 36-40, F 13 Responses Nov 10, 2007

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    Woefully Ignorant

    I believe we have become a woefully ignorant society. The separation of church and state is being used as the basis for having the Ten Commandments removed from a courthouse. How many years has it been since the Declaration of Independence was written? How long has it been...
    grailsearcher grailsearcher 51-55, M 7 Responses Dec 25, 2008

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    So finally someone in the media has the minerals to publish the name of 'Jihadi John' as Kuwaiti born Mohammed Emwazi, 26yrs old formerly (his family still live there) of Queens...
    Mick672 Mick672 41-45, M 1 Response a week ago

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    we go every Sunday and I do like my Sunday school class we do lots there and learn about God and his son Jesus it is a pentitcostal church I like it.
    btiny13 btiny13 70+, F 2 hrs ago

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    Counting down! 12 weeks to go!!! Woo hoo!!! My husband, son, and I are finally preparing to move out of our apartment leaving his mother behind as we return back to our home state...
    zamlee zamlee 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 14

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    I am originally from Iowa. I have lived in Knoxville going on 3 years. Met my husband almost three years ago. He has been living here 12 years. I hate it here. Glad I found this...
    bs45 bs45 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 25

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    We get along great, moved to another state to be away from them, and after we are here 2 months, his mom wants to suddenly have our daughter spend the night after not spending any...
    louieshack louieshack 36-40, F 23 hrs ago

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    it is like being a slave, it is not a normal marriage because my husband is controlling and no matter how I try to find good in this , it is nowhere to be found. I always wanted to...
    unadorned unadorned 46-50, F 4 hrs ago

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    Hate is kind of a harsh word. I don't hate my 20 year old son's girlfriend..I hate that she has severe mental illness and is destroying my son. He started out as a sweet...
    heidisilver heidisilver 41-45, F 1 hr ago

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    Most of my church experiences were negative. Ive come to the point now where I can say I hate church. The thought of it just repulses me now. I believe in God and I pray but I...
    bluerain33 bluerain33 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 24

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    This wasn't the only time I had gone to church. I had gone to churches in Georgia before, I would always go from church to church. Now obviously when someone does this, they want...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 21

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    My parents and their families are both EXTREMELY religious catholics. They make me go to church every Sunday morning and take religious education classes which last 3 hours. I was...
    rosesandcharlie rosesandcharlie 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    (12 WEEKS TO GO!!!) Hi everyone its me again, This is my third post of my story of my mother in law. I was counting down to 12 weeks left to move back to my home state with my...
    zamlee zamlee 31-35, F 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Today. Today I hate school. I don't hate it that much, but I still have to get this off my chest. I can't adjust to the regime. In my natural state I'd sleep long and then fill my...
    dahilia dahilia 18-21, F a week ago

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    A LESSON TO ALL THE DUMMIES IN THIS GROUP! > I'm assuming the majority of people in this group are racist ignorant low lives and the rest of you people in this group obviously are...
    LostEbonyGirl LostEbonyGirl 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    This really upsets me especially when they call me names and judge me for living my life as I choose. I don't tell them what to do or force them all to wear clothing of my choice...
    louisetiger1 louisetiger1 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    After another couple grand for a lawyer - I am overwhelmed with the situation with the ex & children! I do really "hate" being a "stepmom!" My boyfriend was with a woman with 3...
    patientlove patientlove 22-25 1 Response Feb 7

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    We got engaged in 2012 and planned to have a simple yet classy wedding in 2015. I wanted to keep things simple, keep it to 40 guests. He and his family kept on adding to the guest...
    blythe19 blythe19 26-30, F Feb 19

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    Every day I am overwhelmed overworked an super tired of chores out of five teenagers who lives in my house I'm the one that has 10 times more work and I hate being over worked I...
    Mattdomb Mattdomb 18-21 3 hrs ago

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    I've lived in this small town my whole life and hate it. The only reason we stay is because we own a good business. I am not accepted at all by the women around here. I've gone out...
    wamba5 wamba5 46-50, F Feb 16

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    I know how mean I sound but she is definitely my least favorite person in the whole world. I hate her more than all of the bullies who have threatened me in my whole life and I...
    Currlye93 Currlye93 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 23

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    At one of the churches I attended for a while, some of the women decided that I shouldn't be hanging out with a non-white man. They tried to get between me and my Teddy Bear, in...
    GreenButtercup GreenButtercup 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    I don't go to church anymore. When I went to church I was taught to not lie, so why continue going to church and putting a fake smile on my face and act like everything is fine...
    LastLove96 LastLove96 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    It was subtle. Not really an outward rejection. But after 3 years, it took it's toll. It left me confused, hurt, angry, and unsure of my spiritual beliefs. I'm a single mother...
    sweetie8403 sweetie8403 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Hate is a strong word, so I won't say I necessarily hate my husband. I strongly dislike the dude though. No I'm not in an abusive home. His job allows me to stay home with our...
    MrsTellit MrsTellit 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 22

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    It's been two years now that I've hated my mother. We were never really close to begin with but it also hasn't been like this before. Now I avoid interacting with her as much as...
    jkc0 jkc0 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 23

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    Hello. This is gonna be long so I thank you in advance for taking the time to read it. Since a child I always had issues with one of my older sisters. From verbal confrontations to...
    Liveandlearn88 Liveandlearn88 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Us mere mortals do not know him to pass judgement. We only see what the media feeds us. So..what we are really hating on is a 'persona' not a person. Some people hate the poor...
    AntiBullying AntiBullying 31-35, F Feb 8

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    Tax Fraud I live in a beautiful state, no doubt, but we have fraud like you can’t believe. I am sure we are in the top 3 states for fraud along with California and New York...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 7 Responses Feb 11

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    We've been married for 5 years. I have put up with him cheating on me with both women and men. He has stolen from me and my Mom. He has never had a job or paid a single bill. He...
    joniland joniland 46-50, F 3 Responses Feb 14

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    ForcedFloridian ForcedFloridian 61-65 1 Response Feb 17

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    I Can't Breathe“This song is for Eric and for all those from Russia to America and around the globe who suffer from state terror — killed, choked, perished because of...
    peza peza 51-55, M 2 Responses Feb 18

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    But I am working to change it. Just finished school. Need to take my state board's for my license for esthetics. Yay! Looking for work, save money. Make new friends, get out of...
    ashleythis ashleythis 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 19

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    Israel's new racism.Israel has granted refugee status to 0.07% of African asylum seekers.    Israel has not granted a single Sudanese asylum seeker refugee status...
    peza peza 51-55, M 8 Responses Feb 25

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    I don't go to Church. I don't have a lot of faith, and don't believe in God. I do believe hat one day I will be with my loved one again but I have no desire to go to Church and...
    HisLittleLady HisLittleLady 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    I've posted three experiences about this before, but a quick summation for those who haven't read those: I've been with my girlfriend, K, for nine years. Together we raised her two...
    LostStepDad LostStepDad 31-35, M 4 Responses Feb 9

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    TravDog321 TravDog321 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    NaturalPaganWitch NaturalPaganWitch 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    forestlaw77 forestlaw77 31-35, M Feb 14

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    I'm been with my boyfriend for almost two and a half years. He's selfish, controlling, neglectful, and just downright cruel. we broke up a couple weeks ago but then got back...
    markih89 markih89 22-25 1 Response Feb 21

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    I think church is inside of us...its here we speak and receive answers from our gods. Although I am not a Christian, I find this phrase from the Gospel of Thomas to sum up my...
    Kathain Kathain 51-55, F 4 Responses Feb 22

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    I am writing this simply because I have no other sounding boards left. I have sought help at every term and like others on here,,, to no avail. I have lost my friends my family and...
    luigiartist luigiartist 51-55, M 5 Responses Feb 22