Boy Meets Cult: Quick Religion on Boy Meets World (#TBT)
ReRuns / Television

Boy Meets Cult: Quick Religion on Boy Meets World (#TBT)

With the Disney Channel reviving the popular ABC sitcom-darling Boy Meets World through its much-anticipated sequel Girl Meets World, the original show (currently in rerun syndication) has nostalgically regained a bit of its social cachet.  In one episode of interest, “Cult Fiction” from ‘97 (online HERE; stream it on Amazon), a lonely and belief-less Shawn Hunter … Continue reading

Good job with “Bad Blood”: Grey’s Anatomy and Jehovah’s Witnesses
Television

Good job with “Bad Blood”: Grey’s Anatomy and Jehovah’s Witnesses

ABC’s hit medical drama “Grey’s Anatomy” finds its best religious tone yet in last night’s “Bad Blood” episode.  A patient dies on the table because his Jehovah’s Witness faith prohibits blood transfusions, one intern struggles with the ethics of the situation, and the family is cast as distraught-but-not-crazy in their faithfulness to their beliefs.  Even … Continue reading