Markystar's Blog – August 2010 Archive (5)

i-dosing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwGK93-05Lw&feature=grec_index


i'm an audio engineer, so when i see people in small american towns freaking about about i-dosing, i half crack up in disbelief and half wanna kick the people saying this stuff...




YES.... music can take you places...
does it get you high?
that depends on your…
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Added by markystar on August 30, 2010 at 9:11am — No Comments

The Jews Killed Jesus - Christianity's Biggest Lie?

i was just watching this video on youtube, "the hidden jesus" where a christian theologian explores other religions with stories similar to the jesus story.


what got my attention was in part six where he makes the claim that "for the last 2000 years christianity and judaism have been at war over jesus. why? because of what some consider christianity's biggest lie."…


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Added by markystar on August 30, 2010 at 6:11am — 1 Comment

interesting documentary "the hidden jesus"

this british dude looks at other religions with similarities to christianity.

buddhism, hinduism and of course mithraism...



viewable via 11 parts on youtube...



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhef6wa2Mpc





one heads up...

the host, a theologian named dr. robert beckford, is pretty liberal christian. so liberal, in fact, that he seems to think that all the religions he investigates in this show… Continue

Added by markystar on August 30, 2010 at 4:30am — 1 Comment

no one expects the spanish inquisition!!!

not sure anyone is interested in this or not, but i stumbled across a multi-episode documentary from canada on the inquisition. it's kinda low budget, but still interesting.



the first episode is a little slow, but episode 2 and 3 are good.



it really gets me pissed off at points... torturing and killing people for nothing.

and occasionally there is a catholic priest who makes some comment like "well, we have to take these things in context of the society at that… Continue

Added by markystar on August 17, 2010 at 7:05am — No Comments

i've started a series on early church history on youtube

it's called "shady church history" and i base it on my background in classics and early medieval history.



i haven't used my youtube channel in this way before, so i'm not sure how it's gonna be received. (probably just ignored, as there are a lot of good videos made from atheist angles out there, lol.)



anyways, i have 2 episodes finished so far. the first is an introduction to the series, the second deals with lies propagated by the church and how one in particular led to… Continue

Added by markystar on August 16, 2010 at 8:00am — 3 Comments

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