Friday, August 9, 2013

Do You Find Those Coexist Bumper Stickers Annoying?

Me too, because the core error behind them is the idea that "can't we all just get along?" when actually, the intolerance problem is not evenly distributed.  My wife was preparing for classes in the fall, and found this great poster that explains the flaw in the Coexist sticker:


UPDATE: Alan K. Henderson says that Islam sees the Coexist idea a bit differently:






Thanks to ConservaTibbs.com for this.

6 comments:

Billll said...

I like these:
http://billllsidlemind.blogspot.com/2010/04/coexist.html

Can't we all just get a long gun?

Mauser said...

Gay rights is a religion?

AlanKH said...

There's a version of COEXIST in which the E is represented not by a gay activist symbol but the Hindu Om. I'm not able to find it at the moment.

The Coexist Foundation logo features only the Christian, Jewish and Islamic symbols, specializing in cross-cultural understanding between those three faiths.

Now this is mean:

http://freedomfighterradio.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/infidels-coexist-not_thumb.jpg

This is really mean:

http://images.sodahead.com/profiles/0/0/3/5/8/3/2/1/7/coexist-reality-106585836417.png

And this is way out of control.

http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-bA-D09lRz0s/Twr6VLf4KHI/AAAAAAAAAdg/J15kKSa14TE/s1600/CoExist.jpg

Anthony said...

http://www.ultragod.com/coexist_swastika.jpg

Clayton said...

Anthony: awesome!

Anthony said...

Just ran across another one: http://www.everydaynodaysoff.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/coexist-firearm-gun-manufacturer-logo-sticker.jpg