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By Diogenes (articles ) | Oct 09, 2006

They say the movie is about the battle of Thermopylae. But if you watch the trailer, you'll realize that it's really about the budget cuts at the USCCB.

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  • Posted by: - Oct. 09, 2006 9:28 PM ET USA

    Budget Cuts Staff Reductions Benefit Slashes! I can just hear what the leadership of the USCCB would be screaming if General Motors had done the same thing. Economic necessity means nothing to them when it is somebody else's money!

  • Posted by: - Oct. 09, 2006 12:57 PM ET USA

    I don't see the comparison. The Spartans were vertebrates.

  • Posted by: Pseudodionysius - Oct. 09, 2006 9:10 AM ET USA

    Go, tell the USCCB, stranger passing by, That here, obedient to their laws, we lie.

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