Mr deity and the book
Mr. Deity: The Everyday Life of the Creator | Open CultureI am always the last to discover cool and interesting things. Hat tip to Facebook friend Beverly Emond for helping me deduct one more dollar from my Shameful Ignorance account by introducing me to Mr. Deity is a brilliant and hilarious series of satirical shorts on YouTube that proves once again that comedy beats the keeeey- rap out of every other means of enlightenment. We think of comedy as entertainment, which is about like saying sex is exercise. In the case of satire, that means understanding and, if you can manage it, empathizing with your targets. Brian Keith Dalton, the creator and star of Mr.
Mr. Deity Episode 1: Mr. Deity and the Evil
Mr Deity and the Book, Part Deux
Deity , a satirical look at our Creator and his everyday struggle to manage his new creation. Deity and his sidekick Larry bumbling their way through the Genesis story and related theological questions. Diety recruiting a skeptical Jesus for an important job. Talk about awkward. Deity and the Philosopher -- released just last week. We're hoping to rely on our loyal readers rather than erratic ads.
This claim relies upon a literal reading of various passages in the Book of Mormon that seem to draw this conclusion, as well as an extremely strong view about prophetic and scriptural inerrancy. Both parts are longer than what we typically aim for at Mormon Matters, but we think you will enjoy these discussions and find them to represent well important currents for how to best frame religion in general, and Mormonism and its holy scriptures and sensibilities about prophets and revelation, in particular. We hope you will listen carefully and then contribute to a lively discussion in the comments section below. Blake T. Scott C.
Deity is a series of satirical short films that parody aspects of religion, created by Brian Keith Dalton and distributed by Lazy Eye Pictures. The show was hosted on YouTube , after a spell on Crackle and is currently available on the Mr. Deity channel on YouTube. In early Jimbo Marshall ended his participation to work in his own production company, "Your Video Solution. In late director Brian Keith Dalton decided to make a series of short comedy films about God surveying the universe with his assistant. The first episode, called "Mr.
After creating the universe, Mr. Deity and Larry decide what evil they'll allow. Deity seeks help to save mankind while Larry oversees construction efforts. Deity and Larry have trouble with the lighting on their new world. Deity explains prayer to Jesus while Larry gathers info on the evening's activities. Larry unforgivably forwards a call from Lucifer to Mr.