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Wednesday, February 25, 2004
 
I'm not quite getting the "Passion" thing.
Since when do Christians need Mel Gibson to tell them how to feel about Christ's death? This is not on my "must see" list:

It appears that Mel did the same thing here that he did with "The Patriot"--more gore (although I have to admit the cannonball decapitation was boss), buckets of blood, evil, evil, eeeevil vs. good, good goooooood, and lots of liberties with what is conventionally "known" about the story. Since when did Pilate take orders from a bunch of Jewish priests? He was the guy with the army, right?

Of course, if you like the movie, you'll love the official "Passion" merchandise. I've just got to have one of those 2 inch, officially licensed Nail Pendants!

Sheesh. It looks like a good splatter movie, but c'mon folks, it's not the Gospel According To Mel. Maybe he'll follow up with a sequel : Freddy vs. Jesus.

I'd go see that. Especially if there were some hot babes in it.
 
Tuesday, February 24, 2004
 
Sometimes there's just nothing you can say
Tragic end to a spitting contest. Hmmmmm.
 
Monday, February 23, 2004
 
There might actually be something to this.
I've seen reports from several sources now that indicate Osama is "boxed in". Funny how the US media isn't reporting this. Maybe they want to avoid embarrassment for themselves and the Administration if it doesn't work out. Remember Tora Bora?
 
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