Douglas Bailey (trystero) wrote,
Douglas Bailey
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"Created sick, and then ordered to be well."

Transcript of the Christopher Hitchens/Tony Blair debate on religion:
http://www.newstatesman.com/blogs/the-staggers/2010/11/christopher-hitchens-tony-blair
...Religion forces nice people to do unkind things, and also makes intelligent people say stupid things. Handed a small baby for the first time, is it your first reaction to think, "Beautiful, almost perfect; now please hand me the sharp stone for its genitalia that I may do the work of the Lord"?

—Hitchens
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