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Rapture Right: How to get the Good kind of Bad PR

Publicists should take lessons from the Rapture Right. In lieu of the humdrum press release, branded tchotchkes or complimentary tickets, the purportedly hardcore, right-wing Christian duo simply threaten boycotts. Responses from the media run the gamut from “Huh” to bona fide alarm and even the occasional 700-word column in an alternative-news-weekly. The post-goth garbed Rapture […]

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The Rapture Right

The Rapture Right. To rouse so-called atheists and agnostics to stand up for their beliefs, secular humanist performers Daniel Walker and Glen Stewart employ the identities of Trevor and Timothy Christian ??a pair of right-wing, bible-thumping, goth activists. The satirical identities not only raise eyebrows, they sometimes raise fists. From ArtsId… [audio:http://lumaville.com/podcast/artsid/rapture-right.mp3]