Latest Idolatry Stories

2009-11-06 13:26:00

LOS ANGELES, CA, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - The feature film "PUNCTURED HOPE - A STORY ABOUT TROKOSI AND YOUNG GIRLS' SLAVERY IN TODAY'S WEST AFRICA" is Toronto Pictures' Academy Awards(R) and Golden Globe Awards(R) entry. Gala opening in Los Angeles at the Laemmle Sunset 5 Theater on Tuesday, November 10 at 7:30 PM (8000 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood). Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association(R) and members of the...

2006-02-08 12:08:16

By James Kilner COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The Danish newspaper that first published caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad infuriating Muslims worldwide previously turned down cartoons of Jesus as too offensive, a cartoonist said on Wednesday. Twelve cartoons of the Prophet published last September by Jyllands-Posten newspaper have outraged Muslims, provoking violent protests in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. "My cartoon, which certainly did not offend any Christians I showed it to,...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.