Tag Archive: religion

Participants of the Hindu festival Rakher Upobash in Bangladesh by photographer Syed Hassan.


From National Geographic: On October 31, 1517, a rebellious German monk named Martin Luther is said to have nailed his Ninety-Five Theses to the door of Castle Church. This simple act of protest sparked a religious revolution that would split Western Christianity and shake the foundations of Europe’s cultural identity.

Lamb: The Meat More People Can Eat

The We Love Our Lamb people created an ad featuring all the world’s religions – something here to offend EVERYONE.


God: Serengeti

Another brilliant short film by Oats Studios.

What’s it like to grow up in a religion that exults in demonizing … everyone else? Megan Phelps-Roper shares details of life inside America’s most controversial church and describes how conversations on Twitter were key to her decision to leave it. In this extraordinary talk, she shares her personal experience of extreme polarization, along with some sharp ways we can learn to successfully engage across ideological lines.

Every Student Pastor Ever

Tyler of Tripp and Tyler shows us every student pastor who’s ever tried to play like he’s so “cool.”

From the hilarious David Cross TV series The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, season 3, episode 6. When skinheads and Muslims meet unexpectedly, they are united by a common hatred. Definitely NOT politically correct, folks; you’ve been warned!


His intellect was just breathtaking. Rest in peace, Hitch.

Monty Python vs. Church of England

In this BBC video, apparently from shortly after the 1979 release of Monty Python’s classic The Life of Brian, a collection of clerics from the Church of England tell John Cleese and Michael Palin that they’ve been very, very naughty for making the movie, while Cleese and Palin masterfully parry them.

Pic of the Day – 1/28/13

The Flying Spaghetti Monster (FSM for short).


“Touched By His Noodly Appendage”

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