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This post was published more than 12 years ago

I keep old posts on the site because I often enjoy reading old content on other people's sites. Not everything that is old is bad. It can be interesting to see how views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have mellowed and matured.

But given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views might very well have changed in the 12 years since I wrote this post. I have written some very silly things over the years, many of which I find pretty embarrassing today.
  • This post might use language in ways which I would now consider highly inappropriate or offensive.
  • Factual information might be outdated.
  • Links might be broken; embedded material might not appear properly.

Okay. Consider yourself duly warned. Read on...

Just because this news means I still can, and to celebrate the rights we are lucky enough to have which millions worldwide are denied…

[flashvideo filename=”http://sjhoward.co.uk/video/jesus.flv” /]

This 810th post was filed under: Video.

More posts worth reading

What I’ve been reading this month (published 3rd December 2018)

What I’ve been reading this month (published 3rd November 2018)

What I’ve been reading this month (published 6th October 2018)

Shock: Media Studies to include media studies (published 8th January 2008)

Photo-a-day 199: MediCinema (published 17th July 2012)

These bombers are to be condemned, but they’re not evil (published 14th July 2005)

The leader of the free world wants a wee-wee (published 16th September 2005)


Comments and responses

Comment from Anonymous


by Anonymous

Comment posted at 08:07 on 4th February 2006.

I as a muslim respect all religons even if I do not agree with all of them. I feel anger to both the cartoon publishers and to our fellow muslims who choose to use violence to be heard. Our Prophet (P.B.O.H.)and his followers suffered so much in their time. Trash was thrown at his door every day. They were betten and abused. but they still kept their heads up and praied. They spred the word of Islam not through violence but by understanding and forgiveness. If our Prophet were alive today I do not think he would be proud! Marching to buildings, burning flags, yelling out death chants…. this is not the muslim way! Muslims are not terrorists… they are not evil… just misunderstood. Think about it… are we painting the right picture by acting out in anger?


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Comment from Epicurus


by Epicurus

Comment posted at 08:55 on 15th February 2006.

Us atheists haven’t been abused for a while now. Why aren’t we getting any action?


Comment from sjhoward (author of the post)


by sjhoward

Comment posted at 09:07 on 15th February 2006.

Hmm, well this kind of abused you, in that it off-handedly rejected your beliefs in the space of about one paragraph. Does that count?


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