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Old 21 February 2013, 09:25 AM
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Judge California school district sued over yoga program

A lawsuit has been filed against a San Diego-area school district for its student yoga curriculum, claiming the exercise classes are "inherently and pervasively religious."
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Old 21 February 2013, 05:37 PM
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Yup, this turned out to be exactly what I thought it would be: conservatives are afraid of the yoga.
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Old 21 February 2013, 05:50 PM
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Yoga is inherently religious, but a class could be taught with just the yoga poses which does not contain any religion.
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Old 21 February 2013, 05:56 PM
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Actually they are right. Yoga makes people flexible and the true religion of some conservatives is unassailable rigidity.
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Old 22 February 2013, 06:17 AM
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They should stick to just teaching stretching, moving, breathing.

Oh, hang on a second, that yoga.
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