Writer Fay Voshell Waxes Nostalgic About 1930s Censorship, Claims Hollywood Is ‘An Enemy of Christians’

Does Hollywood hate Jesus?

In a fiery essay about movie makers’ supposed bias against religious values, conservative author Fay Voshell hangs her case on a recent kerfuffle over a Christian song that was eliminated from Oscar consideration because one of the songwriters hadn’t played by the nominating rules. Somehow, that’s evidence of anti-Christian bigotry.

Voshell’s piece is interesting reading, which is not to say that it’s convincing, except to some of her commenters who say things like

It is time for a total boycott on every new Hollywood product. These degenerate atheist-marxists worship $$$ and themselves.

and

It’s no accident that a major fault line runs from Hollywood to San Francisco. At an appointed day the wrath will come. God is just.

For her part, Voshell reminisces a little too fondly about the infamous Hays Code, a set of binding moral censorship guidelines that ruled American movie-making from 1930 until 1968.

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The Story Behind the Christian Oscars

Sam Sweet of the New Yorker takes us inside the group behind the Movieguide Faith & Values Awards Gala — a.k.a. the Christian Oscars — a place where people like Kirk Cameron are fêted as legitimate movie stars and award winners can receive up to $100,000:



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Rod and Todd Flanders’ Favorite Board Games

I’m no expert in copyright law, but I’m pretty this company doesn’t have any experts on staff, either. They make Christian versions of all your favorite board games.

Like Cranium: Bible Edition:

And Outburst: Bible Edition:

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Pastor Delivers Bizarre Rant Against Nicolas Cage, Hollywood, and ‘Ungodly Wicked Whoremongers’

It’s been a few months since I’ve posted anything from Pastor Steven Anderson, but this one’s worth it.

Anderson’s not at all happy with the new Left Behind movie, so he spent part of a sermon ranting against actor Nicolas Cage, Hollywood, Satan, celebrities, the Left Behind series, and “ungodly wicked whoremongers”:



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How Could This Disney Show Briefly Featuring Lesbian Parents Possibly Upset Anyone?

In a recent episode of the Disney Channel show “Good Luck Charlie,” Charlie’s parents set up a playdate with her friend Taylor… and they soon learn that Taylor has two mothers:



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