The true secret of Easter
- but are toys
replacing candy (or, more awfully, live animals
) as the traditional Easter gift? And is that a bad thing?
After Daily Beast columnist Andrew Sullivan lambasted
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence's
Hunky Jesus Contest in San Francisco's Dolores Park
with a short post flamingly titled "The Tired, Lame Bigotry Of Some Homosexuals
," the Sisters responded
. Sullivan reacted to the responses with an escalation, calling the Sisters "smug liberal bigots
." Is the Hunky Jesus Contest "everyone's favorite blasphemous hoot
" or a "profane and shockingly insensitive spectacle
" that "illustrates the secular, pro-'gay' Left's hypocrisy in demanding 'respect' for homosexuals and transsexuals"? (previously
While looking at La Luz De Jesus gallery art
I found this painting of Jesus in a kitchen sink
and an easter bunny suicide
which reminded me of the Easter Bunny beat down
in Mallrats. And then George Carlin busting out Buddy Christ in Dogma.
Which got me looking at the trailer for the Jesus face movie.
Then wondering where else Jesus Face has shown up
. And now I'm learning about the Shroud of Turin
and then immediately unlearning it.
And ultimately deciding I only want to learn from Eddie Izzard.
...or why I wish I lived in England, part 6.
The Mancunians return gravitas to Christianity's most holy holiday.