Cosmos for Creationists

HT Hemant Mehta I found this funny. But there is a serious side to it. The truth is that young-earth creationists really do redact and selectively quote scientists to try to support their own bogus claims. And the substitution of “God” in the place of a lengthy summary of scientific evidence, in addition to being [Read More...]

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Reporting the Apocalypse

Hemant Mehta shared the delightful BuzzFeed rundown of the different ways different media outlets would report the apocalypse. Click through to see the series. It includes self-parody, i.e. what BuzzFeed would have about the apocalypse… In a related vein, see Ed Cook’s Buzzfeedesque list of unbelievable Aramaic expressions. [Read more...]

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Missing Step 2

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Unicorn Museum

There is a parody site for a “Unicorn Museum” which includes images such as those above and below. One thing that makes this parody particularly useful is that it is liable to be met with objections that it is unfair ridicule. But why is taking fire breathing dragons or the ark as museum-worthy less ridiculous [Read More...]

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Holding Out for a Rapture

After I shared a link to some parody songs that appeared on the blog “Stuff Fundies Like,” Chris Eyre shared a post that he wrote a while back with some modified song lyrics, to be sung to the tune of a famous Bonnie Tyler song. Here’s the chorus of “Holding Out For a Rapture”: I [Read More...]

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Top Pun

In looking for an image to accompany a post, I came across a website called “Top Pun” which included a number of satirical images of Jesus. Here are a few. Click through to see more, and reflections on them. [Read more...]

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If God Created Humans From Dirt…

From God of Evolution. Is it safe to assume that everyone will understand that this question is a parody of the young-earth creationist question “If we evolved from monkeys, why are there still monkeys?” and that it alludes to Genesis 2? I previously made something similar and shared it here – “Why is there still [Read More...]

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Organisms Do Evolve

Enjoy this science literacy parody of the Miley Cyrus song “Wrecking Ball.” [Read more...]

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Regeneration Carol

Via IO9, here’s a Whovian version of “Baby It’s Cold Outside.” [Read more...]

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Worst Sidekick Ever

From the Daily Kos. To be fair, there is only so much that one can blame on sidekicks. Clearly one's concept of God must by definition be wrong, if it is incompatible with the fact there are people who say and do the exact opposite to the themselves, who also genuinely believe that they are [Read More...]

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Mandalorian Rhapsody

Enjoy this Star Wars version of Bohemian Rhapsody. Really pay attention to the lyrics and the video. Some of it is just hilarious, with some things that anyone will enjoy, but a whole lot that Star Wars fans alone will get – including some that require knowledge of Star Wars books and stories beyond the [Read More...]

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