The Internet: Where religions come to die

The Internet: Where religions come to die
-Kinda speaks for itself.

Clips taken from
Godzilla of course :-)

'the end of the world cult'
Fascinating documentary about some guy who claimed to be jesus (one of many) and predicted the end of the world a couple of times. The interesting conclusion (other than the world not ending of course) was that he was arrested for his sexual abuse of minors. Seeing the 'son of god' go from righteous 'they are persecuting me like they did with jesus' to a man institutionalized in prison, on hunger strike is a fascinating insight into the human mind and the messiah complex.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvytVhqiO6E
I would also recommend reading the wiki article on him.... it's captivating stuff!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wayne_Bent

Jesus camp of course (I'll leave you to find that!)

and Mr Deity (who does some wonderfully funny satire on Christianity).
http://www.youtube.com/user/misterdeity

Turns out he's an ex mormon (damn the typo is so tempting), and has a v. interesting story to tell.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOSgKVotOPo
RDF.net

Clip also taken from the simpsons satire of cults 'The Joy of Sect'.

Clip of Bill Maher also taken from religious.

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Comment by Martin Allen on April 14, 2010 at 6:15pm
good video, and some useful links too
Comment by Murtad Fitri on April 13, 2010 at 2:35pm
Great video.
I watched that programme about the end of the world cult when I was in my leaving stage and it was very eye-opening to see many of the (what I now know as) mind control techniques being used--techniques that I could relate to in Islam. It made me think: am I a cult member too?

I'm also starting to think Islam (like most religions) will be very lucky to survive the internet age intact.
Comment by Francisco Gutierrez on March 30, 2010 at 12:13am
This video is 100% correct.

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