Mainstream religion never seems to get tired of the end of the world. Which seems to leave only Satanists with the job of preserving the world to the best of our ability.
Mainstream religions enjoy the privilege that they’re presumed to be authentic in some undefined way. But scratch the surface and the truth is not far down.
Neil Gaiman’s treatment of racist gripes about “Good Omens” is the hardest an Englishman has owned a Nazi since the sinking of the Bismarck in 1941.
Some bad ideas keep creeping into religions, like a “final conflict” resolving everyting. First of all, shit plan. Second, it’s just not gonna happen.