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2005-01-22 Afghanistan/South Asia
Girl married to dog to avoid bad omen
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Posted by Steve White 2005-01-22 2:15:16 AM|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [396 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 Once I had a Usenet accident. I didn't mean to subscribe, download headers, and decode those pictures. My mouse slipped. Won't happen again.
Posted by .com 2005-01-22 2:31:05 AM||   2005-01-22 2:31:05 AM|| Front Page Top

#2 Just how in the world do you drag people like this into the 21st century?

You can't. And you shouldn't.
Posted by Rafael 2005-01-22 2:43:59 AM||   2005-01-22 2:43:59 AM|| Front Page Top

#3 Skip the omen, how 'bout bad odor?
Posted by Captain America  2005-01-22 4:21:58 AM||   2005-01-22 4:21:58 AM|| Front Page Top

#4 Dog teeth> At eight years...what she gonna bloom into?!

Dowry..Kibble and Bits.

Posted by Judy Canine 2005-01-22 4:33:17 AM||   2005-01-22 4:33:17 AM|| Front Page Top

#5 Ick.
Posted by trailing wife 2005-01-22 4:48:09 AM||   2005-01-22 4:48:09 AM|| Front Page Top

#6 ...Waitaminnit....I thought the Moose Limbs HATED dogs...

Posted by Mike Kozlowski 2005-01-22 9:21:58 AM||   2005-01-22 9:21:58 AM|| Front Page Top

#7 LOL PD!
Posted by Shipman 2005-01-22 9:22:36 AM||   2005-01-22 9:22:36 AM|| Front Page Top

#8 ...included all the trappings of a normal wedding including a marriage feast and dowry.

Er, including the consummation?

...his daughter had grown "dog teeth" on her upper jaws...

Don't almost all humans have canine teeth?

You know, I'm not really sure this sort of thing is condoned by Islam. I'd think that marrying girls to dogs to ward off evil spirits is the sort of behavior that Islam was meant to oppose.
Posted by Angie Schultz 2005-01-22 2:41:14 PM|| []  2005-01-22 2:41:14 PM|| Front Page Top

#9 Yea, but who gets first dibs on the fire hydrant?
Posted by Captain America  2005-01-22 4:14:10 PM||   2005-01-22 4:14:10 PM|| Front Page Top

#10 A lot of women marry guys who turn into dogs. At least this girl knew what he was from the beginning.
Posted by Dar  2005-01-22 4:34:05 PM||   2005-01-22 4:34:05 PM|| Front Page Top

#11 The people involved are Hindus.
Posted by Paul Moloney 2005-01-22 5:05:34 PM||   2005-01-22 5:05:34 PM|| Front Page Top

#12 Ah! That means the groom had an assortment of flowers.
Posted by Shipman 2005-01-22 7:33:48 PM||   2005-01-22 7:33:48 PM|| Front Page Top

#13 This one's humorous, but too many of these sub-continental superstitions can be brutal or deadly. I grew up in India (I'm not Indian), and my older sister was raped when she was 8 by a guy who had the Clap, because of this pernicious belief in that area that you can get rid of VD by having sex with a virgin. She didn't know at the time why it happened, but she researched it later in life and learned about this lovely bit of "folklore".
Posted by Xbalanke  2005-01-22 11:27:54 PM||   2005-01-22 11:27:54 PM|| Front Page Top

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