Tuesday, April 17, 2012

The Kingdom of Kitsch

I take delight in Kitsch, you know, those horrible little resin tschotskes mass produced in China, Pee-Wee Herman, and music like "Disco Duck". It should be just harmless junk.

I once read somewhere that Kitsch is like "imagining God taking a shit". I know, that's about as perverse and sacrilegious a thought a person could possibly muster. Another definition of it was "anything that took time and resources to produce and in the end, was worth nothing." It makes me think of pit bulls.

This is one of those little lists that get passed around in offices, and now are spammed for a good laugh with all of your good buddies. It's in really bad taste, but you laugh anyway.

At the end, I have included the addition of THE FIRST CHURCH OF PIT BULLS. For some reason, who ever created this list is not quite up-to-date as we are here!

Close-to-complete Ideology and Religion Shit List

Taoism: Shit happens.
Confucianism: Confucius say, "Shit happens."
Buddhism: If shit happens, it isn't really shit.
Zen Buddhism: Shit is, and is not.
Zen Buddhism #2: What is the sound of shit happening?
Hinduism: This shit has happened before.
Islam: If shit happens, it is the will of Allah.
Islam #2: If shit happens, kill the person responsible.
Islam #3: If shit happens, blame Israel.
Catholicism: If shit happens, you deserve it.
Protestantism: Let shit happen to someone else.
Presbyterian: This shit was bound to happen.
Episcopalian: It's not so bad if shit happens, as long as you serve the right wine with it.
Methodist: It's not so bad if shit happens, as long as you serve grape juice with it.
Congregationalist: Shit that happens to one person is just as good as shit that happens to another.
Unitarian: Shit that happens to one person is just as bad as shit that happens to another.
Lutheran: If shit happens, don't talk about it.
Fundamentalism: If shit happens, you will go to hell, unless you are born again. (Amen!)
Fundamentalism #2: If shit happens to a televangelist, it's okay.
Fundamentalism #3: Shit must be born again.
Judaism: Why does this shit always happen to us?
Calvinism: Shit happens because you don't work.
Seventh Day Adventism: No shit shall happen on Saturday.
Creationism: God made all shit.
Secular Humanism: Shit evolves.
Christian Science: When shit happens, don't call a doctor - pray!
Christian Science #2: Shit happening is all in your mind.
Unitarianism: Come let us reason together about this shit.
Quakers: Let us not fight over this shit.
Utopianism: This shit does not stink.
Darwinism: This shit was once food.
Capitalism: That's MY shit.
Communism: It's everybody's shit.
Feminism: Men are shit.
Chauvinism: We may be shit, but you can't live without us...
Commercialism: Let's package this shit.
Impressionism: From a distance, shit looks like a garden.
Idolism: Let's bronze this shit.
Existentialism: Shit doesn't happen; shit IS.
Existentialism #2: What is shit, anyway?
Stoicism: This shit is good for me.
Hedonism: There is nothing like a good shit happening!
Mormonism: God sent us this shit.
Mormonism #2: This shit is going to happen again.
Wiccan: An it harm none, let shit happen.
Scientology: If shit happens, see "Dianetics", p.157.
Jehovah's Witnesses: >Knock< >Knock< Shit happens.
Jehovah's Witnesses #2: May we have a moment of your time to show you some of our shit?
Jehovah's Witnesses #3: Shit has been prophesied and is imminent; only the righteous shall survive its happening.
Moonies: Only really happy shit happens.
Hare Krishna: Shit happens, rama rama.
Rastafarianism: Let's smoke this shit!
Zoroastrianism: Shit happens half on the time.
Church of SubGenius: BoB shits.
Practical: Deal with shit one day at a time.
Agnostic: Shit might have happened; then again, maybe not.
Agnostic #2: Did someone shit?
Agnostic #3: What is this shit?
Atheism: What shit?
Atheism #2: I can't believe this shit!
Nihilism: No shit.
Narcisism: I am the shit!

And of course we must add...
Alcoholics Anonymous: Shit happens-one day at a time!





  1. You have not just made my day...you have made the rest of my life!!!!

    This is enough humor to last me from now on !!!!

    How I needed this....thank you !!!!!

  2. Hehe...I didn't foresee the icon at the bottom (had no clue how you'd tie it all together) and then I scroll down while reading and see the first banner at the top...just "if it ain't pit"...and then...a nod of glowing approval. Well played.

  3. Pathetic. How sad for you ^^^ people.

  4. Last one looks like a Boston Terrier, but I guess if you're looking for something to pick on, you'll find it anywhere.

    1. AsheeMay 22, 2012 4:43 PM

      wrote: Last one looks like a Boston Terrier, but I guess if you're looking for something to pick on, you'll find it anywhere.

      I found this posted on a facebook page called "Trying to get a million against the ban",

      So you claim this looks like a Boston Terrier, well I don't know.

      If this looks like a Boston Terrier, then you surely think the same of Sergeant Stubby, who probably was a Boston Terrier too.
      You advocates are always on the prowl for something to maul.