web analytics
More Website Templates @ TemplateMonster.com. January07, 2013!

Guido

My pal Jim is an ardent anarcho-catholic, and a vegan to boot, and he strongly disapproves of Bonfire Night which is, as he sees it, the celebration of the torture and murder of a catholic revolutionary, and the oppression of catholics in general.

On the other hand, I see it is a fairly benign celebration of freedom from religious intolerance and the rule of theocrats.

I’ve never been a fan of zealots, especially those who adhere to the desert religions, and so for me, every firework, every bonfire, every child holding a sparkler, confirms that the priests are not in charge.

But I can see a revival in intolerance coming. The hippies, having done their hippy fucking damage, are going to retire, and that leaves the field open for the fundamentalists.

It’s going to get interesting.

Leave a reply