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Weak Connections – “Sinners and Aliens”

It’s another new Webshow! Take home Strangers and Alien’s newest classic, Weak Connections with Ben Avery. In this ongoing series, Ben takes our favorite things from Pop Culture, and draws some far-fetched conclusions about how they can speak into our spiritual lives. In this first installment, “Sinners and Aliens,” Ben examines Steven Spielberg’s “Alien Trilogy.” You’ll be rewinding the tape again and again! Find more videos that bridge the gap between Christianity and Pop-Culture at youtube.com/strangersandaliens … Read entire article »

Filed under: Ben Avery, Videos, Weak Connections, Youtube

“Batman VS Superman” A Strangers and Aliens Cartoon

You’ve seen Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, now check out the Strangers and Aliens rendition! Find more videos that bridge the gap between Christianity and Pop-Culture at youtube.com/strangersandaliens … Read entire article »

Filed under: Ben Avery, Evan David, Videos, Youtube

VIDEO: Star Wars Flash Mob (that’s not just costumes and light sabers!)

VIDEO: Star Wars Flash Mob (that’s not just costumes and light sabers!)

This one is pretty cool. Other flash mobs have been good, but this one takes it to a very cool level. And I think the lack of costumes makes it even cooler. There do seem to be a lot of cameras there, though (and not just from the spectators) . . . … Read entire article »

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Superman and Wonder Woman Sitting in a Tree (Cool Comic Covers #22)

Superman and Wonder Woman Sitting in a Tree (Cool Comic Covers #22)

It’s Friday! That means another Cool Comic Covers, a weekly (sometimes more!) look back at some of the most interesting, intriguing, and engaging artwork in pop culture. This week, with all the hoopla about Superman kissing Wonder Woman, I was reminded of a cover image I saw when I was just a young man . . . First, the hoopla. People are getting upset that, in the New 52, Superman and Wonder Woman are romantically linked. Because … Read entire article »

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REVIEW: Prometheus

REVIEW: Prometheus

My initial spoiler free thoughts after my first viewing of Prometheus: 1. Yes, I said “first viewing.” This is a movie that encourages multiple viewings. I do not know if I will go and see this in the theater again (maybe a dollar theater) but I do plan to watch it again. Possibly a couple times. 2. Ridley Scott said this was not a prequel to Alien. He was telling the truth. Mostly. It IS a prequel, in … Read entire article »

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