Marilyn Monroe is still remembered and still known, fifty years after her death? Why? How come even young 18 year olds think they know her? It is because she created a myth of what the ultimate Aphrodite Woman could be. She…Continue
Added by Phillip W Johnson on November 18, 2012 at 9:21am — No Comments
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Lying on a beach in Acapulco, Clarity Nice and new 'Sun on the Rocks' member, ethnographer Flower Parkwood, witness the flight of a crop-duster advertising a high yield deposit offered by a shady Cayman Islands bank, Lofty Bank, represented by a secretive agent known as Buddha Talk.…Continue
What does it mean for an atheist to write that a one-season television series can serve as a novena against genocide, if only it is watched? This is what I’m saying HBO’s 2007 surf drama “John from Cincinnati” is: a 9-day 10-hour prayer for the intention of preventing a massacre of the world’s Muslims, by breaking the fever of the so-called developed world that has held sway since 9/11 and exhibited itself in the celebratory responses to the death of Osama bin Laden.
As an atheist,…Continue
Added by Neil Allen on May 6, 2011 at 6:30am — No Comments