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Re: Is this for real?
That one is listed on the urban legends page
----- Original Message -----
From: Dave Faneuf <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, March 31, 2000 12:50 PM
Subject: Is this for real?
> I got this email from a distant relative, this is a new one on me is it
> one of those email myths or is there some truth to it?
> --------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> To: email@example.com
> Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2000 11:22:59 -0800
> Subject: ?
> Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> S A V E T H E W O R D
> CBS will be forced to discontinue Touched By An Angel for using the word
> God in every program. Madeline Murray OHare, an atheist, successfully
> eliminated the use of Bible reading & prayer from schools 15 years ago.
> organization has now been granted a Federal Hearing on the same subject
> the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) in Washington, D.C. Their
> petition, No. 2493, would ultimately pave the way to stop the reading of
> Gospel of our Lord & Savior, on the airwaves of America. They took this
> petition with 287,000 signatures to back their stand. If this attempt is
> successful, all Sunday Worship services being broadcast either by radio
> television will stop. This group is also campaigning to remove all
> programs, Christmas songs & Christmas carols from public schools!
> YOU CAN HELP! We are praying for at least 1 million signed letters.
> would defeat their effort & show that there are many Christians alive,
> & concerned in our country. Please print this letter; then cut off &
> the form below. Please do not sign jointly, such as Mr. & Mrs........
> Each person should sign one letter separately, & mail in separate
> sure to put Petition 2495 on the envelope when you mail the letter. This
> to go out regular mail. It is very important that letters are mailed
> Please e-mail this letter to all your friends & relatives & to anyone
> you feel led to. Or photo copy it & mail it. As Christians we must
> unite in
> this. Please do not take this lightly. We ignored her once & lost
> prayer in
> schools & in offices across the nation. Please stand up for your
> freedom & let your voice be heard. Together we CAN make a difference in
> country while creating an opportunity for the lost to know the Lord.
> Date: ________________
> Federal Communications Commission
> Washington, D.C. 20054
> Re: Petition 2493, 2495
> Dear Sirs:
> I am an American & am very thankful for my American Heritage. Our
> founded this country under premise of a strong belief & faith in God &
> principles. I am also very aware of the role that our Christian faith
> played in the freedom that we Americans now enjoy. Therefore, I protest
> effort to remove from radio & television, programs designed to nurture
> in God, or to remove Christmas programs, Christmas songs & Christmas
> from public airwaves, schools, office buildings, etc., as proposed in
> petition 2493 or 2495.
> Name: ______________________
> Address: ____________________
> City: _______________________
> State: ______________________
> Zip code: ___________________
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