Wednesday, June 21, 2006
Holy Super Icon
(Also, there simply is no legit Christ imagery argument to be made for Catch-22. Maybe for Slaughterhouse V, and that's the kind of stretch that finds Mary's face in some cotton candy--though Vonnegut's previous book, God Bless You Mr. Rosewater does have Jesus all over it.)
Oh look, there's tunnel, you know what that means! And there's a guy coming out of the tunnel who has an important message designed to help people but they don't want to listen! You know who...oh, look it's Al Gore...message to help people...nobody listens...all hail! And when we've given Al all our frankensense, we can get down to business with that inviting dark opening he emerged from. Some call it the Queens Midtown Tunnel, but you and I know better!
Honestly, is there any movie, novel, play, opera or song that ISN'T about Jesus?
But keep writing about vaginas.
However, one idividual might see Jesus, another Moses and another the woodland pixie faerie if that is his/her guiding force or inner strength.
Interstingly though, MOMM might not be too far off base with this one though, as there was a NY Times movie review (6/27/06)entitled "Superman Returns to save mankind from his Sins." It goes on to draw striking parallels between Christ and superman. I have listed the link below: