posted on Jul, 14 2013 @ 05:12 AM
reply to post by Domo1
I like you Wrabbit, you're always reasonable and take the time to write well authored replies and it's obvious you weigh all sides of an
There are few people here it's more of a pleasure to converse (and argue) with than the Wrabbit.
On topic (more or less): I think the world, or significant portions of it, is now experiencing something of an epidemic of paedophobia
should ask ourselves if that's true, and if so why.
Things that cause us the greatest moral horror often also attract us in a perverse way, though we might deny the attraction even to ourselves. The
people expressing themselves so viciously against paedophiles and/or the Vatican are not secret paedophiles themselves; but they probably buy into the
unhealthy way in which our society fetishises youth and erotic beauty. That's hardly surprising, because most people do, and don't even notice. It's
part of the great consumer-capitalist metamyth once called the American Dream, though I think nearly the whole world is dreaming it these days.
The originator of this libel, the renegade kiddy-fiddling ex-constabular priest, sounds like a thoroughly nasty character, but some of those who have
chosen to embrace his accusations as unquestioned truth on this thread come close to having him beat.
edit on 14/7/13 by Astyanax because: the constabulary.