Re: virus: Why religious?

David Leeper (
Tue, 28 Aug 1956 04:13:40 +0000

> As far as I know [in the serious mythos,
> not Hollywood/American froth], the Devil
> makes a point of staying as far away from
> Hell as possible. [Something like: escaped
> convicts don't really like walking into
> prison!] His NT title is "Prince of the
> Powers of the Air", NOT "Prince of the Powers
> of Hell".

...and, accordng to "The Golden Bough", Jesus's
his birthday was orginally Jan 20th! It was
moved to Dec 25th in order to take over the
celebrations of, drum roll please, Lucifer!,
the Sun God.

David Leeper
Homo Deus  
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