Athena, Aphrodite, Apollo – they were interesting, and they got involved. But “God”? Blegh.
That’s why Jesus, you know. People got bored, and they wanted a god who could put bums on seats, one with some good lines. Jesus can be pretty entertaining, in a rebel without a cause way. He’s uneven, but he has moments.
Ophelia Benson (Holy Holy Holy Yawn)
Who Would Jesus Deport? - Observed at the corner of 16th and R Streets NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.:
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