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Aleta Smith, who donated her kidney to a 20-year-old college student last year, wants it back now that the student has changed religions.

http://www.larknews.com/may_2004/secondary.php?page=2

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[Eek!] [Eek!] [Eek!]

What a horrible person!

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Um, it's a joke site.

ETA:This week's headlines:

Mega-church downsizes, cuts non-essential members

and

Worship leader seeks church that appreciates 'good synthesizer'

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Ugh, pretty harsh...

But I eonfrt how badly the counsellour played up the christian angle in the ad...

I'm not saying that the guy is justified in wanting his kidney back though...

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Ryda, I disagree, sort of, I think she's a moron. [lol] [lol]

P&LL, Syl

ETA: I looked at some of the other stories and I think the poster that said it was a joke site was correct. The other stuff is even more ridiculous than the OP. As crazy as the OP is, though, it wouldn't really surprise me.

P&LL, Syl'aren't stranger organ donations confidential anyway?'vanz

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Maybe they need to add a few questions to the pre-organ-donation screening process.

quote:
"My kidney belongs to Christ. It will never be Pagan."
No, your kidney belongs to the person to whom you freely donated it.

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quote:
Originally posted by Simply Matsuya-line:
Um, it's a joke site.

ETA:This week's headlines:

Mega-church downsizes, cuts non-essential members

and

Worship leader seeks chruch that appreciates 'good synthesizer'

And here are some of the links at the top of the page:

quote:
Standard Version|Visually Impaired|Hearing Impaired|Reading Impaired|Horoscope|Bald Men Only



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Check out the horoscopes on that page...... [Big Grin]

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quote:
Originally posted by guruwan2b:
Check out the horoscopes on that page...... [Big Grin]

[Big Grin] Your Horoscope

This link was a test of your sanctification.
You failed.

Repent, click the back button and start again.

Mine:
ARIES

Jesus came. You missed it. Sorry.

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quote:
Originally posted by Ryda Wong:

Mine:
ARIES

Jesus came. You missed it. Sorry. [/QB]

[lol]

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Funny site. ! [Big Grin]
The story may be a joke, but it would not surprise me if someone tried to get their kidney back because the person they gave it to was not christian. [Roll Eyes]

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I like this one, though it's not mine:

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Ha, I've never tithed anyway [Razz]

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quote:
Originally posted by wanderwoman:
I like this one, though it's not mine:

LEO

You're having a tough time, but just remember: In heaven, the angels are laughing at you.

I knew it! No one believed me before.

No wait, I'll get it [fish]

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quote:
I looked at some of the other stories and I think the poster that said it was a joke site was correct.
Phew! Lucky thing I posted this in the "Humor" forum, then.

The disclaimer link at the bottom of the article was kind of a subtle clue:

"LarkNews® is a satirical newspaper published by Joel Kilpatrick.
LarkNews uses invented names in all its stories, except in cases when public
figures are being satirized. Any other use of real names is accidental and
coincidental."

- snopes

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Hey, I had worked graveyard and just got up. [Razz]

Alright, I didn't see which forum it was in. [fish] There I've been duly trouted.

P&LL, Syl'my kidney goes to the highest bidder'vanz

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quote:
Originally posted by Ms. Congeniality:
Funny site. ! [Big Grin]
The story may be a joke, but it would not surprise me if someone tried to get their kidney back because the person they gave it to was not christian. [Roll Eyes]

A guy tried something similar in an episode of Law and Order: Criminal Intent. He only wanted to donate organs to people who were planning to be do-gooders. He had a woman killed when she decided to live a more normal life after receiving his kidney.
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I love this site!

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I wonder how long it will take this story to be put in to an email and sent around the internet as a "true" story. That is a funny site.

I'm a leo and I knew the angles were laughing at me. But I"m laughing right back at them. hehehe.

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quote:
I wonder how long it will take this story to be put in to an email and sent around the internet as a "true" story.
It already has been -- I posted it here because readers were asking us about it.

- snopes

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quote:
"strange Asian teas, pig blood and witch doctor brews in Africa,"
If the woman has taken on Hindu beliefs, would she be drinking pig's blood.
OK, I know the site is a joke, but ....?

BTW, wasn't there a time when blood from blacks and whites was not mixed in transfusions. I think it lasted until comparitivly recently.

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quote:
Originally posted by Bubby:
Ugh, pretty harsh...

But I eonfrt how badly the counsellour played up the christian angle in the ad...

I'm not saying that the guy is justified in wanting his kidney back though...

eonfrt?
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If the woman has taken on Hindu beliefs, would she be drinking pig's blood.
Why not? I don't believe Hinduism proscribes the consumption of food and other products derived from pigs.

- snopes

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Hah!

My horoscope:

PISCES - You suck. Which is why you need Jesus.

Blue Fuzzy Thing

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[lol] I want the shirt that says "Jesus Loves you: then again, he loves everyone" [lol]

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quote:
Originally posted by atimnie:
quote:
Originally posted by Bubby:
Ugh, pretty harsh...

But I eonfrt how badly the counsellour played up the christian angle in the ad...

I'm not saying that the guy is justified in wanting his kidney back though...

eonfrt?
eonfrt= wonder, but with the left hand one key to the right of home row.

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