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Old 13th September 2017, 12:08 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by CaptainHowdy View Post
So what's the problem here? Are parents upset that another boy in their son's class came to school wearing a dress? Or are they upset that another boy in their son's class transitioning from male to female? Or are they upset that their child was disciplined for using the wrong gender pronoun for the transvestite/transgender child?
In this instance, it's the first one but I'm sure the latter two would horrify them as well.
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Old 13th September 2017, 01:33 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by abaddon View Post
Nope.

Deu 22:5
Thus I guess we should stone to death women who ever wear trousers.
Full length trousers weren't a 'thing' when Deut was written. I think the persians may have had them for horseriders.

If a man was only wearing trousers back then without his dress-like 'garmet' he would look half dressed or...gasp...like some Foreigner!

Maybe the kid wants to dress like Jesus. Too girly?
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Old 14th September 2017, 03:02 PM   #43
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Originally Posted by abaddon View Post
Nope.

Deu 22:5
Thus I guess we should stone to death women who ever wear trousers.
Sure but the prohibitions against eating pork 4+, and not eating left overs are mentioned many more times
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Old 15th September 2017, 02:26 AM   #44
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Originally Posted by The Don View Post
IIRC, almost anything can inspire sinful and lustful thoughts in young men - at least if my teenage years are anything to go by
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Old 15th September 2017, 02:50 AM   #45
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Oh FFS, these people need to realize that it isn't contagious. Having precious little Timmy see that some boys wear dresses will not magically make little Timmy gay, unless he was born that way of course.
Perhaps they are more worried that if little Timmy is gay he shouldn't see an option to a lifetime of miserable repression and denial?
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Old 15th September 2017, 05:28 AM   #46
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Oh FFS, these people need to realize that it isn't contagious. Having precious little Timmy see that some boys wear dresses will not magically make little Timmy gay, unless he was born that way of course.
That's what the bigoted parents are probably most afraid of.
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Old 17th September 2017, 02:47 AM   #47
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And the response is why are they against what God has set them to endure? For a religion with persecution and suffering from their God at the heart of their faith they sure do seem to get up in arms when their God wants them to "suffer".. They should - like the poor - be rejoicing that their God is testing them and wants them to suffer.
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