Shouldn’t It Be Obvious That All Superheroes Are Fictional?

Here’s an entertaining thought experiment: If I told you there was a man with supernatural powers, who people looked to in times of need, who was thought of as a savior, who was immortalized in books and films, and who had scores of enemies, would you say this person was real or fictional?

Superman is fictional. Catwoman is fictional. The X-Men are fictional.

But when the superhero is Jesus, suddenly everyone thinks he’s real.

That’s the premise of a documentary called Batman & Jesus. It’ll be out next year, but the trailer is up right now:


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In This Lovely Short Film, a 90-Year-Old Atheist Eats Bacon for the First Time

In a delightful 9-minute film by Sol Friedman, we meet a 90-year-old woman named Razie who happens to be an atheist. She was raised Jewish, but when she began exploring the internet later in life, she “quickly became fascinated by The Google” and stumbled upon Christopher Hitchens. Her faith didn’t have a chance after that.

But one of the relics of her religious upbringing is that she’s never eaten bacon in her life. Bacon & God’s Wrath follows Razie as she prepares to take her first bite.


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In This Short Film, a Father Turns to Religion After His Son’s Death… and Finds Nothing

In this short, depressing, but ultimately honest film by Eli Daughdrill, a father laments the loss of his son.

He tries to find solace in religion… but it just doesn’t have any answers for him.


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37 Years After Its Release, Monty Python’s Life Of Brian Provokes a Constitutional Case in Germany

Martin Budich, the man behind a German group called Religious Freedom in the Ruhr, is in trouble with the law. It isn’t so much that, three years in a row, he dared put on a public viewing of the 1979 Monty Python movie The Life of Brian. That would have been fine on most days of the year. The problem is that Budich consistently did so on Good Friday — a religious holiday.


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Atheist Rapper Ensomniak’s Latest Song: “Angel Dust”

Atheist rapper Ensomniak is back with his latest song!

It’s called “Angel Dust” and it’s all about how we must let go of our religious past, letting angels turn into angel dust.


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