Joe Eszterhas to Mel Gibson: You Hate Jews!

Joe Eszterhas to Mel Gibson: You Hate Jews!

Joe Eszterhas, a screenwriter tasked with penning the since-rejected screenplay for Mel Gibson's latest movie, has accused the actor of anti-Semitism.

"You hate Jews," bluntly says Basic Instinct and Showgirls writer Eszterhas, who was to write Gibson's film about Biblical Jewish hero Judah Maccabee.

Posted in: Mel Gibson
Newt Gingrich on GCB: Anti-Christian Bigotry!

Newt Gingrich on GCB: Anti-Christian Bigotry!

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is slamming the new ABC series GCB, arguing it is an example of “anti-Christian bigotry” in show business.

The show, which is based on the 2008 novel Good Christian Bitches, but is called simply GCB (for Good Christian Belles) on TV, has sparked debate of late.

Posted in: Newt Gingrich
SNL Tim Tebow-Jesus Skit Slammed By Christian Leaders

SNL Tim Tebow-Jesus Skit Slammed By Christian Leaders

Saturday Night Live's sketch about Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow - and a snarky Jesus Christ (Jason Sudeikis) - has not been well received by Christian leaders.

In the skit, the Messiah Himself appeared, telling Tebow (Taran Killam) to "take it down a notch" with his religious zealotry ... you know, since He does all the work.

Posted in: Saturday Night Live