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John of Patmos and the Final Battle: conspiracy and mental illness

John of Patmos is said to be the author of Revelation: the book of the End of Time. Many argue that he wrote it from having two dreams: a worldwide war, and the end of the world. It is not a unique story, nor are the characters within it from the Beast with seven heads (the goddess Tiamat) to the horsemen. This essay fleshes out the original essay on the Apocalypse: a nightmare, and looks closely at mistranslations that have occurred since the second century with every cult wanting its own Bible to defend its position, as with Jehovah's Witnesses to suicide cults: Jonestown, Heaven's Gate, and others. The real question is: was John of Patmos Island sane?Read More
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Michele and Marcus Bachmann: Mentality and Mental Illness

Marcus and Michele Bachmann suffer from acute xenophobia and other forms of mental illness as defined by the American Psychiatric Association and American Psychological Association. They are defended by self-ordained minister Bradlee Dean who supports a tattoo in defiance of Levitucus prohibition, and ministers who becomes billionaires at the expense of labor, citing the Gospel of Matthew as justification for outlawing unions. The USA evangelicals love the Bachmanns--and here is why.Read More