Tag Archives: plays

Instead of writing anything topical …

I give you little photos of a couple goofy key chains I picked up yesterday. I swear the Flying Spaghetti Monster led me right to this one. And how could an atheist minion leave the little booth without buying this … Continue reading

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Somebody made a play out of Vernon God Little

It’s in the London papers today so I guess it’s running now. Would be cool to be in London to see that. The play/musical has been around since 2007. Full of country-and-western songs, line dancing, and testifying to Jesus, the … Continue reading

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Here be monsters

On early maps, that’s essentially what got written by the cartographers to indicate they were guessing about the edges of the world, or perhaps severely misinformed by well intentioned sailors or what have you. Sometimes they’d decorate the things with … Continue reading

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Producer wants white Jesus for play, anti-racist campaign gets into the act

It’s out of the Telegraph. Bonnie Greer, apparently the writer of the play, Passion of Jesus was appalled by the “depressingly insular view of the world”: “I thought we had got over the idea that Jesus always had to be … Continue reading

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Does “Ratatouille” promote homosexuality?

Damn, it sucks living in Canada sometimes and having no money or time for travel. Otherwise I could attend a lecture about how a movie about a rat who loves to cook is an analogy for teenage homosexual angst. Laure … Continue reading

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It takes more than a bible verse to “build character”

But, try telling that to the folks eager to advertise the first annual Bible Bee. I mentioned this back in November but now there’s more information about the contest. The goal of the Bible Bee is to build godly character … Continue reading

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The One Minion Search Party, volume 4

I wound up at the top of Google results a while back for this question: why did shakespeare quit working? Because he didn’t find it punny anymore? Actually, I have no idea. I don’t even like Shakespeare. I know. I … Continue reading

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