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JohnOAS
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Australia
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Posted - 03/10/2008 :  22:32:24  Show Profile  Visit JohnOAS's Homepage Send JohnOAS a Private Message  Reply with Quote
I readily admit that my art education is very poor. But even I can see that Ray Comfort's interpretation, namely this:



is a pretty piss poor interpretation of this:


Click on either image for larger versions or more info.

Note that I originally found this via this post at pharyngula. PZ hints that the crappy illustration is Ray Comfort's own. I don't know that this is true, but it seems likely, and says a lot. (Link to Ray Comfort's original post). How he got from the original work to the Adultery / Lust / Fornication / STD filled cartoon is beyond me.

Bill (on Ray's blog) said...

It sickens me how the world will venerate someone like this. They will choose words like 'modern and chic' to describe his contribution to the world of 'art'.

He seems like a man who was struggling real hard with lust to me. He should be infamous, not famous.

Romans 1:18-32 come to mind when I think about this.

Note, the probability of this being our Bill is incredibly remote, but you've gotta love the similarity in style.
Yeah, I realise this is a little bit of flame bait, but Bill's ignored my most recent attempts to address him directly, so I say, WTF?.
Oh, and if you haven't yet reached your daily quota of stupidity, read Ray's latest post:
Oh! Wait a minute. I forgot something important. We don't need any materials to begin with. We will make the bees from nothing. That's how evolution did it in the beginning. Hmmm.

Ray Comfort is stealing oxygen form those who could put it to good use.

John's just this guy, you know.

Edited by - JohnOAS on 03/10/2008 22:34:58

filthy
SFN Die Hard

USA
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Posted - 03/11/2008 :  04:08:52   [Permalink]  Show Profile Send filthy a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Comfort proves himself an ass yet again. To compare the works of Gustave Klimt to restroom graphiti tells us more about himself than the artist. I found the reactions to his post far more interesting and enlightening than the post itself.

Here's another Klimt:



As to his latest post, eh, just more of the same, silly old straw man. <shrug>




"What luck for rulers that men do not think." -- Adolf Hitler (1889 - 1945)

"If only we could impeach on the basis of criminal stupidity, 90% of the Rethuglicans and half of the Democrats would be thrown out of office." ~~ P.Z. Myres


"The default position of human nature is to punch the other guy in the face and take his stuff." ~~ Dude

Brother Boot Knife of Warm Humanitarianism,

and Crypto-Communist!

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the_ignored
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Posted - 03/11/2008 :  07:38:21   [Permalink]  Show Profile Send the_ignored a Private Message  Reply with Quote
At least my comment actually did get through!


>From: enuffenuff@fastmail.fm
(excerpt follows):
> I'm looking to teach these two bastards a lesson they'll never forget.
> Personal visit by mates of mine. No violence, just a wee little chat.
>
> **** has also committed more crimes than you can count with his
> incitement of hatred against a religion. That law came in about 2007
> much to ****'s ignorance. That is fact and his writing will become well
> know as well as him becoming a publicly known icon of hatred.
>
> Good luck with that fuckwit. And Reynold, fucking run, and don't stop.
> Disappear would be best as it was you who dared to attack me on my
> illness knowing nothing of the cause. You disgust me and you are top of
> the list boy. Again, no violence. Just regular reminders of who's there
> and visits to see you are behaving. Nothing scary in reality. But I'd
> still disappear if I was you.

What brought that on? this. Original posting here.

Another example of this guy's lunacy here.
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