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Saturday, January 09, 2010

More about Avatar's fuzzy philosophy

In an earlier Tip about the 100-proof blockbuster movie Avatar, the extraordinarily interesting columnist Ross Douthat identifies its pantheism. Now David Brooks, "the liberal's favorite conservative," reflects on the movie's dubious story line from another angle. Here is the link to the Brooks column:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/08/opinion/08brooks.html

And to Ross Douthat in my earlier Tip:
http://www.generousorthodoxy.org/tips-from-the-times/2009/12/warning-avatar-may-be-tainted.htm