Read the essay Michael Jackson wrote for Beliefnet about his childhood, going door-to-door as a Jehovah's Witness missionary, and how he "wished to be a normal boy."
While Michael Jackson's memorial service could highlight funeral rituals associated with a particular faith, it may ultimately demonstrate the power of celebrity as a new kind of sacred.
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach reminisces over the death of his estranged friend, Michael Jackson
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This week we return to Middle Earth as Peter Jackson goes back 60 years before "The Lord of the Rings" for the story of Bilbo Baggins and his adventure with a brave band of dwarves who journey to a mountain to reclaim their home from a fierce dragon. Peter Jackson, director of the acclaimed trilogy of earlier films , based on the books by J.R.R. Tolkien , has returned and much will seem fam ...
Troma Entertainment has launched a brand-new, free YouTube channel dedicated to sharing decades of filmmaking expertise with aspiring filmmakers, Troma president Lloyd Kaufman announced today. Troma will post free secrets to financing, producing, and selling movies which Lloyd Kaufman has gained over 40 years in the film industry, along with segments featuring the film industry's leading pro ...
TV Preview: On GMC TV's "I Forgive You" Oshea Israel talks about being forgiven by the mother of the young man who shot her son to death
Here’s today's dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EehR_kKkU1E[/youtube] I recently spoke to Oshea Israel about his experience on the receiving end of Mary Johnson's extraordinary act of forgiveness, as well as his participation in the I Forgive You program which airs tomorrow night (9/18) @ 9:00 PM, 10:00 PM and 11:00 PM with r ...
By Michelle Malkin | August 31, 2012 6:55 am [caption id="attachment_19717" align="alignright" width="150"] Michele Malkin[/caption] Thumper the Rabbit's parents always taught him, "If you can't say something nice, don't say nothing at all." If the left's self-appointed Omniscient Diviners of True Meaning have their way, conservatives in the public square won't be left with ...
WELCOME TO THE Democratic CONVENTION 2012 ☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺☺ 4:00 PM – Opening Flag Burning Ceremony – sponsored by CNN 4:05 PM – Singing of "God Damn America" led by Rev. Jeremiah Wright 4:10 PM – Pledge of Allegiance to Obama - led by Whoopi Goldberg 4:15 PM – Tribute to George Soros for his help in creating and financing the Democratic Platfor ...
Watchwoman's Editorial : A mother, Lindsay Jackson, of a young child, Maddy Verst, causes me to question the term mother??? This term is questionable for the exploiter who is manipulating her little girl for at least 4-5 years in “Toddlers and Tiaras” by putting huge breast and buttock padding on her child to have her perform as Dolly Parton. This stage mother has been entering ...
Here’s today's dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. With viewership on the rise, GMC TV looks forward. The self-proclaimed home of "Uplifting Entertainment," has announced a broad slate of original movies, series and music specials designed to take viewers through the rest of 2012. The new programming comes on the heels of rapid ratings growth for the first six months of ...
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