What's Up with Our Obsession with the Baby Jesus?
A infant Jesus is a whole lot more pleasing to look at than an emaciated hipster on a crucifix.
'Bloodsucking Bastards' should have been an easy sell—think 'Shaun of the Dead' meets 'Office Space'—but even the most-salable pitches go thirsty in the barren landscape that is the Hollywood development process.
Fans of The Avengers aren't the only lovers of Thor. We looked into the current observations of Odinism and Asatru, religions that celebrate the Norse gods, to reveal their dark, white supremacist underbelly.
The man behind the camera for such strange, hilarious shows as Chris Elliott's Eagleheart and Comedy Bang Bang discusses what it's like to work with his heroes.
They bent steel and smashed concrete with their skulls while preaching the word of Christ to massive audiences. Two decades later, the group was bankrupt. What happened?
Religious organizations like XXXChurch and activists like former adult star Brittni Ruiz are leading the fight against what they see as the morally corrosive influence of porn.
We spoke to the author of Goliath about how his harsh and uncompromising critiques of Israel have inspired a backlash from across the political spectrum.
Like the ruins of the Coliseum or shuttered drive-in theaters, the ghosts of web 1.0 linger. And scattered throughout that hidden world are the early Internet churches.
News reports on protests that focus on broken windows or a shop's momentary loss of income are missing the broader context of why people take to the streets to demand change.
What would happen to the world's religions if we made contact with alien life? I asked Dr. David A. Weintraub, an astronomer at Vanderbilt University who's been trying to get to the bottom of that question.
"People feel more comfortable asking her for favors that they probably shouldn't ask a Catholic saint for. If you want your shipment of meth to arrive safely, it's easier to ask Santa Muerte than the Virgin of Guadalupe."
No, he doesn't have the rights to Breaking Bad, nor has he received a commitment from Kilmer or Slash. But don't worry—he'll get it all figured out.