Save It All

In honor of Earth Day, melodysheep has auto-tuned George Carlin and it sounds lovely: Edit: As commenters point out, Carlin was being sarcastic in his act when he said all this. I still think the video sounds good. [Read more...]

Cosmo Jarvis’ Atheist Anthem: ‘Sure As Hell Not Jesus’

Cosmo Jarvis, the artist behind the popular song/video “Gay Pirates,” has just released the video for his new song “Sure As Hell Not Jesus” — it’s catchy and has a great message: The video… is about sexual abuse scandals that have involved the followers and preachers of the catholic faith and its leaders’ frequent insidious [Read More...]

Kristin Chenoweth Responds to Ricky Gervais

Actress (and Christian) Kristin Chenoweth, in a response to Ricky Gervais‘s article on Easter, says she understands where atheists are coming from: Believe me, when I hear myself talk about Jesus Christ being “risen from the dead,” I can almost hear myself laughing. Another whackadoo notion is the idea of the second coming, or the [Read More...]

The Kids Will Be Sondheimized

If you watched “Modern Family” this past Wednesday, you saw an episode in which Cam was (interim) directing a musical at Luke and Manny‘s school. At one point he says the line: This production was a joke until I introduced these children to the musical theater greats: Bernstein, Sondheim. Years from now some of these [Read More...]

Are All Christian Movies Bad?

Andrew O’Hehir at Salon wonders why Christian movies like the recent “Soul Surfer” are incredibly lame: But do Christian-themed movies really have to be so bad?… Believe me, I have learned, over and over again, that ordinary moviegoers, a lot of the time, want to see a story that’s positive, predictable and not all that [Read More...]