Better to be a latecomer to the best on the net than never to discover it at all. Since learning more about Tim Minchin (hear/view the last half of the videoclip — from 11:55 on — in the video I added to the Kick Joe Atwill Week post in which Tim is awarded his honorary degree of Doctor of Letters) I have decided to seek out and watch much more of Tim Minchin to see why he is acclaimed a genius in music and comedy.
To see the lyrics and another presentation (more personally direct) of this work . . . . Continue reading “Beat Poem to Share with Critical Thinker / Sceptically-Minded Friends”
But do read Tim Minchin’s own take on his experience in producing this song @ I’m Not On The Jonathan Ross Show.
And the Lyrics have been transcribed by an online friend:
Jesus was a Jewish philosopher
Had a lot of nice ideas
About our existential fears
Much admired by his peers
Short and Jewish and quite political
Often hesitant and very analytical
Praise be to Jesus
Praise be to Woody Allen Jesus
Woody Allen Jesus! Continue reading “Alternative view of Christmas through A Hymn to Jesus (WoodyAllenJESUS)”
In a world of book-burning bigots and murderous mobs it’s necessary to come up for some comedy air – – –
The Good Book