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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #165 on: June 18, 2013, 08:02:31 pm »
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When you pick up a book that uses Egyptian myth, and put it back on the shelf when it portrays Anpu as a monster.  :mad:

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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #166 on: August 04, 2013, 08:47:57 pm »
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When you pick up a book that uses Egyptian myth, and put it back on the shelf when it portrays Anpu as a monster.  :mad:

 
You know you're a pagan when you get angry that books about ancient mythologies aren't in the religion section.
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« Reply #167 on: August 04, 2013, 09:48:06 pm »
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You know you're a pagan when you get angry that books about ancient mythologies aren't in the religion section.

When you bump into a spiderweb and apologize.
A heretic blast has been blown in the west,
That what is no sense must be nonsense.

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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #168 on: August 05, 2013, 12:23:00 am »
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When you bump into a spiderweb and apologize.

 
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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #169 on: August 05, 2013, 10:38:52 pm »
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You, too?!? :whis:

 
When you make a list of books you want, and all except one is about Paganism of some kind.

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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #170 on: August 07, 2013, 01:47:06 am »
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When you make a list of books you want, and all except one is about Paganism of some kind.

 
You know you're pagan when your holy trinity is composed of a triple Goddess or Isis, Osiris, and Horus.
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« Reply #171 on: August 10, 2013, 05:11:33 pm »
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You know you're pagan when your holy trinity is composed of a triple Goddess or Isis, Osiris, and Horus.

 
When you're very selective about mythology books.

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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #172 on: August 11, 2013, 03:06:41 am »
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When you're very selective about mythology books.

 
When you go through the old mythology books you read as a kid and keep going, "No, that's not right," and "No, that's not the guy's name," and "Dammit, did they even read a single Edda?"

Or maybe I'm just a nerd.
That awkward moment when someone calls you a godless heathen. :hdsk:

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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #173 on: August 11, 2013, 06:48:53 am »
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When you go through the old mythology books you read as a kid and keep going, "No, that's not right," and "No, that's not the guy's name," and "Dammit, did they even read a single Edda?"

Or maybe I'm just a nerd.

When you become livid with rage at blatant misinterpretations of your deities in popular culture...I am guilty of this one. There are artistic liberties and then there's ignorance. One should not mistake one for the other.
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« Reply #174 on: August 11, 2013, 03:05:29 pm »
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When you become livid with rage at blatant misinterpretations of your deities in popular culture...I am guilty of this one. There are artistic liberties and then there's ignorance. One should not mistake one for the other.

 
Oh good, I'm not the only one.

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« Reply #175 on: August 11, 2013, 07:21:36 pm »
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When you go through the old mythology books you read as a kid and keep going, "No, that's not right," and "No, that's not the guy's name," and "Dammit, did they even read a single Edda?"

Or maybe I'm just a nerd.

 
This.

When you look at a calendar and you see "winter begins" and on a bad day you get a little bit ticked off.

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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #176 on: August 12, 2013, 12:34:37 am »
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When you become livid with rage at blatant misinterpretations of your deities in popular culture...I am guilty of this one. There are artistic liberties and then there's ignorance. One should not mistake one for the other.

 
Oh this, this indeed. My mother, the Loki fangirl, tells me to just think of it as fanfiction. I say that making Loki Thor's brother is like making Snape Harry's brother. No.
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« Reply #177 on: August 19, 2013, 02:19:26 pm »
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Oh this, this indeed. My mother, the Loki fangirl, tells me to just think of it as fanfiction. I say that making Loki Thor's brother is like making Snape Harry's brother. No.

{shudders} That's just.....wrong. Some fanfic should never go there! (There are people who ship Snape with either Harry or Hermione.) {shudders again}
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Re: You know you're a pagan when...
« Reply #178 on: August 22, 2013, 10:22:45 pm »
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{shudders} That's just.....wrong. Some fanfic should never go there! (There are people who ship Snape with either Harry or Hermione.) {shudders again}

 
You also know you're a pagan when you're comparing prices on unicursal hexagram pendant prices on amazon.com.
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« Reply #179 on: August 23, 2013, 12:37:28 pm »
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You also know you're a pagan when you're comparing prices on unicursal hexagram pendant prices on amazon.com.

 
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