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The real God must be laughing.

by thesagittarian12 on March 27, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Many years ago, I stumbled across a 'The Far Side' comic by Gary Larson that sums up for me how ridiculous I think believing in any particular God is. In this one panel comic are two alien scientists. One of them sees something strange on the slide he is viewing with his microscope and calls out to his colleague to have a look at it. That strange something is the Earth.


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