Originally Posted by tooge
The term original sin doesn't have to mean it spawned all other sin. It was just the first. Everyone sins, and it doesn't have anything to do with the Adam and Eve story. Their sin was simply the first one, but is in no way related to any of my sins. Therefore, yes, I ask Jesus to forgive my sins. The same holds true with all of the genocide, racism, incest, etc. that you mention. Those are all sinful things.
So why does everyone have original sin if not from Adam and Eve?
To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose philosophy consists in holding humanity in contempt, is like administering medicine to the dead, or endeavoring to convert an atheist by scripture.