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Definitions

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  • n. a parody religion centered around a creator deity who resembles spaghetti and meatballs, the Flying Spaghetti Monster.

Etymologies

Punningly from pasta and Rastafarianism; popularized in 2005 by Bobby Henderson as a satirical protest against the teaching of intelligent design. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Since then "Pastafarianism" has grown and become a de facto symbol against Creationism and Intelligent Design.

    Material World: Flying Spaghetti Monster Appears in Tennessee

  • "Pastafarianism" gains prominence and support in intelligent-design drive - The Panda's Thumb

    "Pastafarianism" gains prominence and support in intelligent-design drive - The Panda's Thumb

  • This new sect is called The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster or "Pastafarianism" and is complete with its own Gospel, an ever-growing following, religious art and artifacts and best of all: ...

    Cool Hunting

  • Arguing that intelligent design was a thinly-veiled attempt to bring religion into the classroom, Bobby Henderson constructed "Pastafarianism" as a new theological system and argued that, if schools wished to

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Arguing that intelligent design was a thinly-veiled attempt to bring [[religion]] into the classroom, Bobby Henderson constructed "Pastafarianism" as a new theological system and argued that, if schools wished to "teach the controversy," they should teach "Pastafarianism" alongside evolution and intelligent design

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  • The '' 'Flying Spaghetti Monster' '' is the "god" in "'' 'Pastafarianism' ''", a [[religion]] that began as a critique of the Kansas Board of Education's decision to allow the teaching of

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  • The '' 'Flying Spaghetti Monster' '' is the "god" in "'' 'Pastafarianism' ''", a

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  • "Pastafarianism" also holds pirates in high esteem, claiming that they were good men whose deeds were perverted by the media.

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  • Flying Spaghetti Monster ," the noodly appendaged deity of a fictitious religion called "Pastafarianism" that's popular among some atheists and agnostics.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • "teach the controversy," they should teach "Pastafarianism" alongside evolution and intelligent design secularists have claimed to be "Pastafarians", implicitly using its obvious shortcomings to criticize actual religions, especially

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