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Old 07-10-2009, 08:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Elizadolots View Post
Fran, you can spell your name any way you like. It's not at all like misspelling a major character's name.

Religion has been discussed here from the beginning but it's been discussed within the context of Science Fiction in general and Star Trek in particular. Threads about a particular religion do not seem to be allowed.

There are plenty of places to discuss any subject you wish to discuss on the internet. It's not a burden for a board to have some restrictions. I know boards where the only thing you are allowed to discuss is chameleons. That is not a restriction on freedom of speech, it is a focus of interest. I can go somewhere else to discuss the frog.
It is a restriction of freedom of speech.
Freedom of speech is a right.
So you must ask yourself...Is being on this forum a right or a privilege?
I believe it's a privilege. So, yes, if you wish to speak about religion specificly in a topical manner then a religious Forum would be the right place. I wouldn't recommend going to one (EVER).

While Star Trek has been a sounding board for real word issues.
I have to say I come here and enjoy trek because's just a little better than real life. Why would I want to spoil that?

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