Posts Tagged ‘Jesus Christ’

This Easter Sunday could be one of the zombiest days in the history of Prime Time TV. Jesus will rise from the grave during the History Channel’s conclusion of The Bible. Walkers and biters will probably influence the impending Woodbury-Prison War on The Walking Dead. Meanwhile on Game Of Thrones, a horde of White Walkers were last seen marching toward the Night’s Watch.

If you’re having trouble choosing between the Walking Dead finale and the Game Of Thrones premiere, my boy Eric Siegelstein wrote a piece for the Barnes & Noble Book Blog that should help you decide. I’m with Siegs, by the way. It’s been 10 months since new Thrones, so I’m watching that live and DVRing the Dead for later. As for the conclusion of The Bible, maybe I’ll check it out eventually if I hear any good buzz on the Revelation scene.

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My wife and I first kissed on a Good Friday. Neither of us remembers the exact date, but we’ll always remember it was Good Friday. Well, after midnight on Maundy Thursday. The next day I called in sick to work and we went to mass to hear the story of The Passion. I don’t remember why; we were, as we still are, lapsed Catholics. It just seemed like a fun idea at the time.

Kurt Cobain probably had some kind of martyr complex, but he had a sense of humor, too. He killed himself a few days after Good Friday in 1994.

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