Why do religious people put capitalized letters randomly in their sentences where they don't belong?

Posted by: discomfiting

A lot of the time I see religious people writing and they use capital letters randomly in the middle of their sentences where they don't belong. I really don't understand it at all.

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They're stupid

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They don't know basic grammar

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discomfiting says2014-07-20T00:03:49.0451432-05:00
Note: I know it's not all of them that do it but a lot of them that I see do it.
PetersSmith says2014-07-20T00:10:58.7554067-05:00
Do you mean like capitalizing God or something like this: I am a Religious Person and thus I believe that God exists and You will never be Able to Change my Mind.
discomfiting says2014-07-20T00:12:12.2172194-05:00
The second one. I was talking to somebody and he was like "All satanists will Burn in hell". I see things like that all the time.
evangambit says2014-07-20T00:12:59.6265311-05:00
If you mean capitalizing pronouns referring to deities, this isn't random and actually can remove ambiguity. It is also out of respect for the deities which, and, let's face it, if God exists, S/He might be worth some respect.
diddleysquat says2014-07-20T00:13:58.3150526-05:00
I think this is a gross generalization. I have never seen ANYONE apply inappropriate use of case here at debate.Org. Well, i might just be having a bit of fun here. Maybe it's because you don't have the RIGHT to disagree with them, and it makes them ANGRY?
PetersSmith says2014-07-20T00:14:06.5518181-05:00
Discomfiting: I've never seen that before, it sounds really odd though.
discomfiting says2014-07-20T00:17:46.5108751-05:00
That wasn't an exact quote; I actually snipped it and here it is. https://31.media.tumblr.com/c685a6c655bc67348b4b94dba35ae9b6/tumblr_n8zw0vlugK1twzlryo1_400.png
ILuvMen says2014-07-20T01:16:04.0595183-05:00
muricamurray says2014-07-20T03:03:42.6587087-05:00
RiFF RAFF anyone
BblackkBbirdd says2014-07-20T03:44:11.0835355-05:00
Please tell me you're not turning in to an anti-theist.
BblackkBbirdd says2014-07-20T03:45:27.5310603-05:00
Just looked at the link, WTF.
BblackkBbirdd says2014-07-20T03:47:34.1058397-05:00
To be fair I Have seen NoNe religious People put random CAPITAL LETTERS in where they Do NOt belong grammatically 2.
ChosenWolff says2014-07-20T06:39:59.6875067-05:00
It has nothing to do with religion. Correlation doesn't equal causation.
Loveshismom says2014-07-20T07:29:49.0639445-05:00
These are biased and inaccurate answers.
NathanDuclos says2014-07-20T09:36:10.3328671-05:00
It sounds stupid and dumb. If you have to yell to prove your point you have already lost the argument. . . .
Kreakin says2014-07-20T11:13:30.3675733-05:00
Don't Dsylexic people do this?
discomfiting says2014-07-20T11:15:05.3734003-05:00
Lovehismom, boohoo, cry me a river. There's a "other" for a reason. It's not anti-theist, it's a serious question.
discomfiting says2014-07-20T11:22:45.0206395-05:00
Gross generalization eh? Can you not read? Are you blind? The first comment was a disclaimer by me saying "Note: I know it's not all of them that do it but a lot of them that I see do it."
evangambit says2014-07-20T11:30:21.3704189-05:00
"It sounds stupid and dumb. If you have to yell to prove your point you have already lost the argument. . . ." Arguments in middle school are won when the other person gets angry. Hopefully most arguments between adults involve trying to figure out who is right and wrong.

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