The nuns took entire classes to the theater to protest because the name sounded disrespectful. Then someone on staff snuck out and saw the thing. A year later, Jesus Christ Superstar was the subject of parochial school plays across the Country. Amen. Note: In the movie version, Pilate touched Jesus after the scourging. As he condemns Christ, a hudge glass bowl is brought out. The procurator thrusts his hands into it; the water turns blood red. Kinda gets your attention.

P.S.: ‘Bout here’s where your fundamentalist friend’ll offer: “Thee Babble don’t sigh they they were no glay-iss bow, nohow”. Way-ell, thee Babble don’t sign they weren’t none, nay-there.

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