Church forced to remove the word " Jesus" from Easter advertising

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    It was a shopping centre editing its own sign, after which it relented and apologized. The article never explained what the difference is between "Jesus" and "Christ" (obviously the first is a name and the second is a title) but it's a reasonable guess that the centre didn't want polarizing language on its entry sign as it might depress business therein. That would be my guess.
     
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    i just googled samosa- they look quite tasty............
     
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    Typical "something out of nothing" from the Rabid Right. I gotta say, they have the formula down pat and can get their hoard of followers foaming at the mouth in a matter of minutes. The truth takes so much longer to catch up, that by the time it does, there is a new "something" out there, and the truth never enters the frame.
     
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    Then there's also Gyoza from further to the east. Yum.

    Pogo knows food. ;)
     
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    But at least we got some good food out of it
     
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    I did not know that the USA s speech Police have moved to there.
     
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    would ISSA be ok?
     

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