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In “Religulous,” Bill Maher asks a worshipper at the Trucker’s Chapel in North Carolina how he can be certain there is a God. I don’t remember the guy’s exact words, but the gist of his response was: I can’t be sure, but following Jesus is the only way I can be sure I won’t burn in...
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Don’t tell my wife, but I do often make mistakes, and occasionally they end up in print. This happened last week with my feature on Bill Maher’s “Religulous.” The inaccuracy in the article didn’t reflect poorly on Maher, but on me, because I was the person I misrepresented.
September 25, 2008 | 7:11 pm
And we’re back. Joining me again is my guest, Bill Maher.
Now, this is Bill’s sixth appearance on The God Blog in as many weeks; I suppose the visits will stop soon after his new docu-drama, “Religulous,” is greeted at theaters by protesters Oct. 3.
Yesterday I mentioned that even...
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I’m interviewing Bill Maher today about his new film, “Religulous,” which skewers the faithful in theaters Oct. 3. I rather enjoyed the movie, though it didn’t change my opinion of God or his followers. But I know Maher engenders strong feelings among his fans and critics, so I wanted to invite readers of The God Blog to submit questions in the comments section that they’d like me to ask Maher later today.
For a refresher on the documentary’s contents, read this post. You have about four hours.
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Bill Maher, my favorite Irish Catholic Jew after David McGrath Schwartz, has a documentary coming out Oct. 3 titled “Religulous.” It doesn’t look ridiculous to be but, as you can imagine, there is a whole lot of holy hand-wringing going on.
I’m likely going to interview Maher in the next few weeks for The Journal, but, for now, all I have to offer is the above trailer, which resembles a religious bloopers reel.