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« Reply #2700 on: February 18, 2013, 01:37:51 PM »

A house of the Muhammadans:


Whoa....
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« Reply #2701 on: February 18, 2013, 01:39:06 PM »

The lovely lady I've had the pleasure of seeing every time I go to facebook...



I need to find me a bear suit...
She's a beaut. Wink
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« Reply #2702 on: February 18, 2013, 03:20:03 PM »

A house of the Muhammadans:


Whoa....

I thought you are an arabophobe.
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« Reply #2703 on: February 18, 2013, 03:45:33 PM »

Well, luckily, buldings aren't people.
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« Reply #2704 on: February 18, 2013, 03:46:53 PM »

I thought you are an arabophobe.

I bet every Catholic on this board is afraid of Isa.

EDIT: Oh, and yes, Islamic architecture is indeed quite beautiful. That mosque (?) included.
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« Reply #2705 on: February 18, 2013, 03:48:19 PM »

I thought you are an arabophobe.

I bet every Catholic on this board is afraid of Isa.

Not those of us used to Arabic services  Wink
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« Reply #2706 on: February 18, 2013, 05:45:02 PM »

I'm against Islam not Arabs.

 Curious how you associate religion with race.


Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?
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« Reply #2707 on: February 18, 2013, 05:46:53 PM »

Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?
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« Reply #2708 on: February 18, 2013, 06:14:10 PM »

Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?
Oh my bad, I didn't Muhammadans weere actually Joos....... Roll Eyes
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« Reply #2709 on: February 18, 2013, 10:01:24 PM »

Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?

Could be Pakistani, Afghan, Indonesian, Uzbek, Iranian, Chechen, or perhaps Indonesian.
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« Reply #2710 on: February 18, 2013, 10:11:01 PM »

Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?

Its a Persian mosque. Since when were all Muslims Arabs...
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« Reply #2711 on: February 19, 2013, 12:09:03 AM »

Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?

Its a Persian mosque. Since when were all Muslims Arabs...

Only 20% of Muslims are Arab.
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« Reply #2712 on: February 19, 2013, 01:00:06 AM »

Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?

Its a Persian mosque. Since when were all Muslims Arabs...

Only 20% of Muslims are Arab.

Yeah, I know. Michal is the one that doesn't know.
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« Reply #2713 on: February 19, 2013, 01:13:49 AM »

There are a number of scholars who interpret Mohammedanism as a form of heretical Judaism... think of the similarities...


Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?

It's a Jewish mosque, isn't it?

Its a Persian mosque. Since when were all Muslims Arabs...

Only 20% of Muslims are Arab.

Yeah, I know. Michal is the one that doesn't know.
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« Reply #2714 on: February 19, 2013, 11:41:28 AM »


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« Reply #2715 on: February 19, 2013, 11:49:50 AM »

I'm against Islam not Arabs.

 Curious how you associate religion with race.


Besides, how do you know this is a Arab mosque?



Location    Shiraz, Iran
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nasir_al-Mulk_Mosque



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« Reply #2717 on: February 20, 2013, 06:31:17 AM »




I'm trying to behave myself, but sometimes I just can't help it.



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« Reply #2718 on: February 20, 2013, 06:50:20 AM »

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« Reply #2719 on: February 20, 2013, 06:57:37 AM »




Wow. Where is this? Very beautiful. Perhaps I should recognize it? Forgive my ignorance.



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« Reply #2720 on: February 20, 2013, 07:00:20 AM »

Wow. Where is this? Very beautiful. Perhaps I should recognize it? Forgive my ignorance.

Think of a famous Orthodox church that got taken over by Muslims... Wink
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« Reply #2721 on: February 20, 2013, 07:14:59 AM »

Wow. Where is this? Very beautiful. Perhaps I should recognize it? Forgive my ignorance.

Think of a famous Orthodox church that got taken over by Muslims... Wink


Hagia Sophia?




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« Reply #2722 on: February 20, 2013, 08:49:13 AM »

Wow. Where is this? Very beautiful. Perhaps I should recognize it? Forgive my ignorance.

Think of a famous Orthodox church that got taken over by Muslims... Wink


Hagia Sophia?




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« Reply #2723 on: February 20, 2013, 11:08:08 AM »

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« Reply #2725 on: February 20, 2013, 01:07:18 PM »

It's a bird, no, it's a plane, no, it's.... Kazan-man!


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« Reply #2726 on: February 20, 2013, 03:21:59 PM »

Popeye 2012

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« Reply #2727 on: February 20, 2013, 04:02:55 PM »

That spinach sure has done its work.

He's Popeye the Sailor Man
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« Reply #2728 on: February 20, 2013, 04:21:48 PM »

the church my grandmother built

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« Reply #2729 on: February 20, 2013, 04:40:12 PM »

the church my grandmother built

Wow! Many years to her!  Smiley

(Memory eternal, if she's not with us anymore.)
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« Reply #2730 on: February 20, 2013, 04:47:16 PM »

(Memory eternal, if she's not with us anymore.)

She is.
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« Reply #2731 on: February 20, 2013, 04:59:30 PM »

If it were me, I would have burned Hagia Sophia to the ground the moment the wall was breached than risk it being overtaken and converted to a Mosque.
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« Reply #2732 on: February 20, 2013, 05:10:53 PM »

If it were me, I would have burned Hagia Sophia to the ground the moment the wall was breached than risk it being overtaken and converted to a Mosque.

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« Reply #2733 on: February 20, 2013, 05:13:03 PM »

If it were me, I would have burned Hagia Sophia to the ground the moment the wall was breached than risk it being overtaken and converted to a Mosque.

55 m high stone building? Good luck.
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« Reply #2734 on: February 20, 2013, 05:23:06 PM »

If it were me, I would have burned Hagia Sophia to the ground the moment the wall was breached than risk it being overtaken and converted to a Mosque.

55 m high stone building? Good luck.

I thought it was taller.
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« Reply #2735 on: February 20, 2013, 06:07:17 PM »



Dog's thought: " Damn I got to take a pee, now what am I gonna do!"  Grin
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« Reply #2736 on: February 20, 2013, 06:08:52 PM »


What a damn shame!
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« Reply #2737 on: February 20, 2013, 06:10:03 PM »


There's something we can agree on.
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« Reply #2738 on: February 20, 2013, 06:10:13 PM »

the church my grandmother built


Your grandma has skills....impressive. Wink
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« Reply #2739 on: February 20, 2013, 06:39:11 PM »

Your grandma has skills....impressive. Wink

By "built" I mean "co-organised a group of people that petitioned to the bishop, and coordinated money collecting". She obviously isn't a construction worker.
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« Reply #2740 on: February 20, 2013, 07:36:34 PM »

I was envisioning something like this...





Your grandma has skills....impressive. Wink

By "built" I mean "co-organised a group of people that petitioned to the bishop, and coordinated money collecting". She obviously isn't a construction worker.
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Your grandma has skills....impressive. Wink

By "built" I mean "co-organised a group of people that petitioned to the bishop, and coordinated money collecting". She obviously isn't a construction worker.

Why "obviously"? You've never met a female construction worker?  Cool
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« Reply #2742 on: February 20, 2013, 07:50:03 PM »

He means 'obviously' in the sense that Eastern European women are very traditional and would never identify as 'construction workers.'  The woman in the photo was carrying the log home for firewood.


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« Reply #2743 on: February 20, 2013, 08:16:54 PM »


hey does anyone know what exactly those arabic wrighting says? always wondered.
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He means 'obviously' in the sense that Eastern European women are very traditional and would never identify as 'construction workers.'  The woman in the photo was carrying the log home for firewood.


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