Tag Archives: movies

Darwin Goes to the Movies

Armed Hoodlums + Rags-to-Rapper Movie = Darwin Award.

Wicca Broadcasting

[I’m not sure I can agree with more than about a paragraph of this post, but it’s not offensive, so I’m honoring my promise of free speech to my guest posters. – Funky] I just happened to flip past Smallville, another remake of the Superman story, on the WB the other night. Three witches were […]

Religion as Sacred and Science as Profane

[The following is adapted from a paper I wrote for an undergraduate class I took several years ago. – Funky] Religion as Sacred and Science as Profane: Bryan Appleyard’s Views on Science and Religion in Relation to Mircea Eliade’s Theory of the Sacred and the Profane As It Applies to the Search for God

Waking the Sleeping Killer: B-Movie Horror, the Plague, and Two Flus

"[Y]our scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn’t stop to think if they should." – Ian Malcolm, Jurassic Park Scott Paulsen cracks me up. 🙂 "Fellas! Come in here! Look what I just made!" "This week, government scientists awakened a sleeping killer, when they were successful in genetically recreating an […]

Art and the “Jesus Event”

“An artwork that shows Star Wars characters nailed to crosses has sparked controversy before its public debut at a Melbourne gallery in two weeks. The Herald-Sun reports that the controversial piece called Crusci-fiction consists of a roomful of 25 replicas of robot C3P0 hanging on crosses.” At first I didn’t react very strongly to this […]