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“You’re Wrong, Fatty!”

In Conservapedia on November 8, 2011 at 11:42 pm

One of the first things I noticed when I first started surfing Conservapedia was an incredibly obvious reliance on ad hominem attacks. Honestly, it’s slightly disturbing that on a supposedly educational site, the article on “Atheism and Obesity” is much longer and far more in depth than the articles on the triangular trade and African slave trade (which are extremely disturbing in and of themselves, but I’ll save that for another time). As it turns out, obesity is something which is apparently very well documented with regard to anything conservative Christians don’t like (see: Homosexuality and Obesity, Lesbianism and Obesity, Evolutionists who have had problems with being overweight and/or obese).

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