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(Mental Floss)   Why do we dye eggs for Easter? Here's the colorful answer   (mentalfloss.com) divider line 4
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2013-03-31 09:09:00 AM  
its because back in the pagan right days the priests of ishtar would take a baby and sacrifice it on the alter and then dye the eggs in its blood. eastern orthodox christians still only dye eggs red
 
2013-03-31 09:50:21 AM  

Dammuzi: its because back in the pagan right days the priests of ishtar would take a baby and sacrifice it on the alter and then dye the eggs in its blood. eastern orthodox christians still only dye eggs red


Underrated movie. Charles Grodin was hilarious.
 
2013-03-31 10:55:53 AM  
 
2013-03-31 02:17:53 PM  
Because it's an inalienable right.

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