They’ve been playing this Australian series of the comedian John Safran lately on the Sundance channel. The premise is Safran takes on religion on all fronts using Michael Moore inspired tactics. It’s absolutely awesome: laugh out laud funny and very smart - everything you could want from a TV show, with death metal theme music to boot! I’ve discovered a fair amount of the show on YouTube, but it doesn’t seem to be available in DVD.
This bit is the funniest I’ve seen so far. How hilarious can these Catholics be while not trying?
The best part of the show is the minute at the end where he rants on various religious issues. Here’s a sampling:
On the Catholic Church: