My first reaction was- "no shit, Sherlock!"

Views: 6634

Albums: Funny

Comment by Allison Clark on April 16, 2011 at 10:31pm
yeah... but does that mean if we don't believe then he doesn't exist?? ...to christians?? lol BECAUSE, christians believe that we'll go to hell if we don't believe - correct? lol
Comment by SteveInCO on March 3, 2012 at 1:24pm

Yeah... that's a classic example.  The statement makes PERFECT sense to an Xian (as Allison pointed out) but not in the way it makes sense to us.  It's funny though because I am sure the Xian never meant us to read it the way we did; he's trying to warn us that we will go to hell if we are atheists.  He's so locked into his own context he cannot even *imagine* we'd say "no shit, Sherlock!"

Comment by Eoganacht on March 4, 2012 at 4:20am
I've heard someone say this to me. I knew what she meant by it and I did have a 'no shit' moment as well. but it sounded like a threat when you understand it as they meant it. after all they're saying that you're going to go to hell and THEN you'll believe.

Comment

You need to be a member of Think Atheist to add comments!

Join Think Atheist

Forum

Five pretty moons with possible life

Started by Davis Goodman in Small Talk. Last reply by Belle Rose 3 hours ago. 3 Replies

PUNS!

Started by W1NT3R5 in Small Talk. Last reply by Reg The Fronkey Farmer 5 hours ago. 14 Replies

Hellish Venus

Started by Davis Goodman in Small Talk. Last reply by matt.clerke yesterday. 4 Replies

A fun philosophy thought experiment

Started by Davis Goodman in Small Talk. Last reply by Dale Headley 9 minutes ago. 29 Replies

Events

Blog Posts

PK661 & Desi Bedouins

Posted by Noon Alif on December 9, 2016 at 5:30pm 0 Comments

Catholic Vegetarians??

Posted by Reg The Fronkey Farmer on December 7, 2016 at 4:00pm 9 Comments

Services we love!

© 2016   Created by umar.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service