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Reverend Billy Freakstorm: The Consumers Consumed The Consumer

Offbeat  (tags: Reverend Billy, Church of Stop Shopping, Earthalujah, freakstorm, mindless consumerism, what is going on,, we are the 99% )

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"The End Times are such a great show! The tsunamis and heat-waves and flash floods and volcanoes bounce on the horizon like Loony Tunes. Soon we will download a mile-wide tornado dropping into a city and marvel at it, like watching Lady Gaga doing the..."

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Brian M. (211)
Friday October 12, 2012, 11:12 am
More can be learned about the performance artist and pastor, Reverend Billy Talen, and his direct actions against mindless consumerism and the corporate rape of our environment at:

Yvonne White (233)
Friday October 12, 2012, 12:23 pm
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divergent revolution (326)
Friday October 12, 2012, 12:29 pm
It is a problem when your possessions start to possess you.
Thanks for the reminder Brian.

Carol H. (229)
Friday October 12, 2012, 1:26 pm
noted and agreed!! thank you Brian, have a good weekend

Kit B. (276)
Friday October 12, 2012, 4:50 pm

He is a whack a doodle, and funny. Does he mean to be funny or he is serious? Hard to tell these days. There are many "end of the world" crazies out there. While the consumers are consuming each other, crazy Rev. Billy might want to be careful. He might just give himself a stroke.

Arlene Mary Baladi (40)
Saturday October 13, 2012, 7:21 am
Noted and also agreed...thanks for sending this Brian....enjoy your weekend!

pam w. (139)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 7:13 am
For once...I'm speechless!

Brian M. (211)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 4:05 pm
I think "Rev." Billy Talen, militant performance artists extraordinaire, by creating this persona, the Reverend, and formatting his organization into the "Church of Stop Shopping" has found a way of getting the attention of people who might not ordinarily listen to environmentalists and other progressives when we insist that mindless consumerism is destroying this planet. Besides, it's always fun to see the footage of their direct actions.
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