'Television' Archive

Zaproot is Cheeky Green Fun

October 2nd, 2008 / Energy Transition, Humor, Newswire, Television / Comments Off on Zaproot is Cheeky Green Fun

I always admire people who don't just talk about their principles, but put them into practice. With the Energy Transition, consciousness raising is nearly as important as personal commitment. After ...

News Corp Wisely Realizes Religion is Entertainment

December 6th, 2007 / Marketing, Newswire, Religion, Television / Comments Off on News Corp Wisely Realizes Religion is Entertainment

News Corp, the media conglomerate that brought the world topless Page 3 girls, has found religion on the internet. The company, headed by Rupert Murdoch, yesterday announced that its Fox Entertainment ...
Review: Fall from Grace

Review: Fall from Grace

December 5th, 2007 / Bigotry, Religion, Television / 10 comments

This disturbing documentary from University of Kansas filmmaker K. Ryan Jones reveals the truth about homophobic "minister" Fred Phelps and his twisted Topeka congregation, as they move from gay-bashing to ...

The Dopler Effect

August 24th, 2007 / Future Tech, Newswire, Science, Television / 2 comments

[UPDATED 08.24.07 -- Now that I've finished the series] Well, first an apology for what was a very hasty post. This is positively the last time I will review a series ...

Equal Opportunity Offenders

August 20th, 2007 / Atheism, Newswire, Religion, Television / Comments Off on Equal Opportunity Offenders

Let's hope this upcoming series on CNN titled "God's Warriors" with Christiane Amanpour pulls no punches, and mightily offends believers in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. (H/T Crooks and ...
The Enemies of Reason

The Enemies of Reason

August 16th, 2007 / Science, Television / 19 comments

It's hard to imagine there are any atheists or humanists who don't know about Richard Dawkins' new series. But it's so powerful and well put together, ...
Go, Sarah!

Go, Sarah!

March 8th, 2007 / Television / 12 comments

Sarah Silverman kicked 'god' out of bed on Comedy Central, and proved a lot of people don't have a sense of humor. World Net Daily ...

No Sleep--er Cell

December 14th, 2006 / Current Affairs, Television / 2 comments

Sleeper Cell returns with Al-Sayeed in command of a new cell, working for both sides and feeding information to the FBI. This time, the orders involve a nuclear attack. But ...

My Other Life

November 2nd, 2006 / Television / Comments Off on My Other Life

Taking a short break from philosophy, (much more to come soon), I'm going to do a little shameless self-promotion. Below, I have posted ...

A Walking Pile of Ashes

July 8th, 2006 / Psychology, Television / 4 comments

"The anonymous sex-crazed sycophants who meet once a week to groupthink their way out of desperation." This is how Nip/Tuck's Dr. Christian Troy describes 12-step programs (specifially Sexaholics Anonymous), in this ...

Chef Gets Chicken

March 13th, 2006 / Religion, Television / 4 comments

It seems Chef won't be making any more 'chocolate salty balls.' Isaac Hayes, who plays the often-hilarious voice of reason on South Park, now says he's offended by the show's ...

9/11 - TV Review

April 1st, 2002 / Television / Comments Off on 9/11 - TV Review

Anyone who calls themselves a journalist should not have to be reminded about those terrible two words: "prior restraint." The worst form of ...
Organized Religion - the slippery slope

Organized Religion - the slippery slope

September 29th, 2001 / Religion, Television / Comments Off on Organized Religion - the slippery slope

In the wake of September 11, like the rest of Americans, my primary frustration has been finding a focus for my anger. This morning, I found ...