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Away From Armageddon

I have a movie and a miniseries to review this time. They’re not very similar, but they do both relate to religion. Constantine’s Sword – This documentary film from 2007 was based on an earlier book by former priest James … Continue reading

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I’d Vote for Jesus, If Only He’d Been Born in This Country

So now former Fox News employee Newt Gingrich is accusing the station of being biased toward Mitt Romney. He’s probably right, but I don’t like anyone involved there. Perhaps it’s good that we have Republicans fighting amongst themselves, although I … Continue reading

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Fucking with Fundamentalists

I remember asking before why hardcore fundamentalists like Ted Haggard often turn out to be into drugs and extramarital sex, and I believe it was Amy who said that evangelism was itself an addiction of sorts, so it’s no wonder … Continue reading

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Ship-Shape and Bristol Fashion

Seriously, who names their kid “Bristol”? Anyway, though, Bristol Palin has been in the news a bit as of late, so here’s some music to get you in the mood: First of all, Keith Olbermann made Miss Bristol one of … Continue reading

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