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What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby jjoyce » Fri Feb 15, 2013 1:08 pm

I've been sick all week, so my options are still pretty wide open. Haven't had a drop to drink and my junk food intake is zero (Glass Nickel pizza isn't junk food, is it?). Plus, I'm not Catholic so it's not like I'll go to hell if I have a juicy steak between now and Easter. It would be pretty hard to give up something like chocolate, but I could stand to do away with fried foods, maybe. But the idea is to really sacrifice, right?

You?
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby fisticuffs » Fri Feb 15, 2013 1:11 pm

Catholicism.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Ned Flanders » Fri Feb 15, 2013 1:35 pm

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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Francis Di Domizio » Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:16 pm

posting on for... Fuck!
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Michael Patrick » Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:27 pm

I'm giving up giving shit up for Lent.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Stebben84 » Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:31 pm

I'm giving up Lent for Lent.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Jademan7 » Fri Feb 15, 2013 3:03 pm

Giving up Religeon and Self-Denial for lent.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby acereraser » Fri Feb 15, 2013 3:04 pm

jjoyce wrote:Plus, I'm not Catholic so it's not like I'll go to hell


Wait, is this a real thing? I grew up Catholic, and I don't remember anyone who wasn't Catholic going along with the Lenten command of self-denial.

Putting better diet choices into practice is a good idea and not easy, but that is not what Lent is. The idea of Lent is not to sacrifice, but that you have been slackin', poor boy, and you are gonna git it in the end if'n you don't get correct. I try to eschew superstition all year long.

Superstition ain't the way.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Remember_Me » Fri Feb 15, 2013 3:44 pm

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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Mean Scenester » Fri Feb 15, 2013 4:30 pm

Wait ... Ned's giving up animated gifs for Lent? How will he express himself!
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby TheBookPolice » Fri Feb 15, 2013 4:42 pm

Mean Scenester wrote:Wait ... Ned's giving up animated gifs for Lent? How will he express himself!

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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Beaver » Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:37 pm

Big Macs, beer, sex...I don't get those often anyway.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Sandi » Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:54 pm

Nothing.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby Igor » Fri Feb 15, 2013 11:03 pm

Drinking.
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Re: What are you giving up for Lent?

Postby TeachInPeace » Fri Feb 15, 2013 11:12 pm

Doritos. Good time as any to kick the habit.
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