|Quoting BaylorAirBear (Reply 2):|
I doubt the Hindu elephant and the American Indian inscription was placed there because of their religious significance in the first place. Jesus Christ.
|Quoting Barcode (Reply 11):|
Sometimes I wish we could ship all the fundies off to their own remote Island somewhere, or at least quarantine them to the US - but then the rest of the sane population will have to deal with their rampant stupidity .....
|Quoting SlamClick (Reply 13):|
Why do you all get so worked-up about Christianity? Aren't you embarrassed?
|Quoting Garnetpalmetto (Reply 12):|
I hear Ellesmere Island is absolutely miserable this time of the year
The new display will include a disclaimer that says it represents one view
She expressed qualms about the zoo delving into theological debate.
"I'm afraid we are going in the wrong direction," she said.
"I do not like the idea of scripture at the zoo," she said
Zoo officials had argued that the zoo does not advocate religion
and that displays like the elephant statue are meant to show the animal's image among cultures. The same exhibit includes the Republican Party's elephant symbol.