Just in time for
Christmas secular winter solstice shopping, the 7th collection of Jesus and Mo cartoons is published.
And guess what! I got to write the foreword for it!
Here it is:
We’re living in a time of flourishing, intensifying fanaticism, specifically religious fanaticism.
In a way that seems strange. You would think religious fanaticism would be on a steady downward trajectory as technology and communication proceed in an upward one. How can murderous devotion to an antique Holy Book co-exist with the Mars Rover and the iPad?
Jesus and Mo implicitly and slyly puts that question whenever we see the boys watching television or at a laptop or reading a wide assortment of newspapers. The core running … Read the rest