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  1. DarrylS

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    Remember the horror of Jonestown and the koolaid.. this week is the 3oth anniversary.. it was a truly horrific event..

    10 days that shook S.F.

    Just a reminder of the characteristics of a cult..

    Marcia Rudin's 14 Common Characteristics of a Cult

    Gotta watch out for those cults and their members..
     
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    #24 Jersey

    I was watching that show last night. I never knew they practiced drinking the suicide punch. Also ... I never knew he rambled on the PA system almost nonstop ... what a living hell that place was. Those close to him saw it all coming as he was hooked on drugs ... a rather sad story of the vunerable being used and abused.
     
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    Wasn't Jim Jones a community organizer....
     
  4. MrBigglesWorth

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    pretty ignorant statement, but what do i expect?
     
  5. Wildo7

    Wildo7 Totally Full of It

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    Wasn't Ted Kaczynski a Math PhD?

    Wasn't Ted Bundy a Boy Scout?

    Wasn't Jeffrey Dahmer a soldier in the Army?

    Stupidity is easy and fun....
     
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  6. cupofjoe1962

    cupofjoe1962 In the Starting Line-Up

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    Don't forget ........

    Wasn't Ted Kennedy a Senator
     
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    Wildo7 Totally Full of It

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    well they are all bastards:D
     

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