Pop-Culturized History Channel

Starting my commentary this week has been tremendously difficult.  I am torn because in just one week ABC reporter George Stephanopoulos stated he was “struck by the final line” of Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s speech in which he proclaimed, “our God wins,” (video) followed by the History Channel airing its Sons of Liberty program which even film critic Thomas Verenna concludes is merely “…highly-entertaining historical fiction.” Over the past month I have had the Read more […]

Does Barack Obama look like Satan?

Always looking for a conspiracy, the mainstream entertainment media has taken a tweet from Glenn Beck and ran with it. On Sunday, Glenn Beck tweeted: “Anyone else think the Devil in #TheBible Sunday on HIstory Channel looks exactly like That Guy?” Beck refuses to use Barack Obama’s name, preferring to refer to him as “That Guy.” And for the record, Beck is right; Satan does look like Obama. Or maybe I should say that Obama looks like Satan. Either way, it has caused The History Channel and Read more […]