Movies, TV, art, music, politics - all accepted means of disparaging Christians. This is a national trend, not some yankee NY thing. You can't run around calling catholics pedophiles and making magic underwear jokes then freak out when someone makes a turban or yarmulke joke.
Originally Posted by evolved
I don't think this applies to society as a whole....maybe here in this forum, or among your circle of contacts, but definitely not as a major trend. If that were the case we wouldn't see Christmas commercials starting in August, for example.
Xmas commercials in August are because Xmas is an American consumer holiday now with no religious connotation for most people.
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Last edited by Act of God; 12-08-2012 at 05:43 PM.