Raw, adjective: 5. crude in quality or character; not tempered or refined by art or taste: raw humor.

Oh, wow.  This is hilarious.

Check out this latest video from Funny or Die, "Prop 8 - The Musical," featuring Jack Black as Jesus Christ, John C. Reilly, Maya Rudolph, Margaret Cho and Neil Patrick Harris.  It nails every aspect of the local community theater production, right down to the overzealous piano player and the hackneyed choreography.  And the lyrics are so smart, you'll want to watch it twice to catch them all.

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You've gotta love the way this emphasizes the cynical spin on the whole issue; i.e., not the fact that the passage of Prop 8 represents a denial of civil rights, but that it effectively eliminates the huge local economic windfall that would come from expanding the wedding industry to include a new chunk of eligible betrotheds eager to throw down for some china plates and lavender streamers.


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