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Thu Mar 12, 2020, 11:52 AM

Aww, isn't that special?

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Response to Cartoonist (Original post)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 11:57 AM

1. If the Church paid for paintings of fluffly bunnies

he would have painted 100 of those.

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Response to Cartoonist (Original post)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 12:05 PM

2. There was a time when the main patron/financial supporter of the arts in the western world was

the Roman Catholic Church. All the artists knew this and made sure that their bread was buttered,
both literally and figuratively...

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Response to abqtommy (Reply #2)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 12:23 PM

3. The Medici family also, which produced 4 popes, had considerale influence...

as art patrons throughout the Renaissance.

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Response to brush (Reply #3)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 09:27 PM

8. Lets not forget the Borgias as well...

Both Families patronised the arts and murder, torture, theft, war and rapine. No wonder they produced so many Popes.

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Response to uriel1972 (Reply #8)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 10:06 PM

9. As far corruption the Borgias were in a class by themselves.

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Response to Cartoonist (Original post)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 12:39 PM

4. Wow. How did he get her to pose?

Is that when Jesus turned white?

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Response to LakeArenal (Reply #4)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 01:01 PM

5. ...

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Response to LakeArenal (Reply #4)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 01:24 PM

6. Funny how a guy born in the Middle East looks just like Kenny Loggins.

There were a lot of miracles back then.

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Response to Cartoonist (Original post)

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 02:16 PM

7. How can you doubt religion

when the picture clearly says this guy is "immortal."
That means he is well over 500 years old. Let's see your atheist artists top that.

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