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Offline Matthew777

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What religion is David Blaine?
« on: August 28, 2006, 03:47:20 AM »
I've heard that Blaine is Jewish, but he has this giant crucifixion tattoo on his back:


Furthermore, when he stood atop a pole for 34 hours, he compared himself to the stylites.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stylite

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2006, 12:33:01 PM »
when you find this out let me know.  I am surprised at his reference to stylites.  There is something very dark about him that offended my spirit even as a protestant-I still feel a quelling in the same region as far as he is concerned.

Maybe it's because of his direction and my knowledge/background of occultic practices? (no I wasn't in them, just nearly sacrificed because of them) don't know why he bothers me

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2006, 01:28:21 PM »
he might be a pluralist...New Agist
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #3 on: August 28, 2006, 02:07:04 PM »
Who is the man on the cross? For all we know, it could be Blaine himself.
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2006, 02:16:08 PM »
It's copied from Christ of Saint John of the Cross by Salvador Dali.

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2006, 02:23:41 PM »
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #6 on: August 28, 2006, 11:07:41 PM »
Who is David Blaine?

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #7 on: August 29, 2006, 04:18:39 AM »
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #8 on: August 29, 2006, 04:36:20 AM »
The world's coolest magician:
I'm not surprised he's cool- he's got practically nothing on.
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #9 on: August 29, 2006, 05:55:27 PM »
+ Irini nem ehmot,

Does anyone else find that David Blaine is a bit... disturbing?  Or is it just me?

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #10 on: August 29, 2006, 07:52:22 PM »
I think he's hecka cool. But I do find the sound of his voice, at times, disturbing.
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #11 on: August 29, 2006, 11:29:00 PM »
+ Irini nem ehmot,

Does anyone else find that David Blaine is a bit... disturbing?  Or is it just me?



Disturbing is a good way to put it.  I'd say more that he belongs to the religion of worshipping himself.

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #12 on: August 29, 2006, 11:44:05 PM »
I found the South Park episode that made fun of him hilarious...
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #13 on: August 30, 2006, 02:05:41 AM »
I found the South Park episode that made fun of him hilarious...

Yup...and I don't think his real life version is that far off.

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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #14 on: August 31, 2006, 09:36:05 AM »
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Disturbing is a good way to put it.  I'd say more that he belongs to the religion of worshipping himself.

I find him very disturbing. Anyone that tries to out do Christs 40 day fast. Is up to something. Can you say false prophet?  :'(
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Re: What religion is David Blaine?
« Reply #15 on: October 12, 2006, 03:14:21 AM »
Wouldn't it be helpful in emphathizing with Christ?
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