Jennifer Swann

Moshe Kasher at home in Silver Lake; Credit: Ted Soqui

Comedian Moshe Kasher Wants to Be the New Phil Donahue

It's a sunny Sunday afternoon in Silver Lake and Moshe Kasher is showing me how to buy heroin online. Lounging in a leather armchair in his country-style living room — which is accented with splashes of bright-orange paint and whimsical wallpaper — the 37-year-old comedian downloads onto his MacBook free......
A blood-letting ceremony at the Satanic Temple's recent fundraiser; Credit: Hannah Verbeuren

Is a Trump Presidency the Satanic Temple's Chance to Go Mainstream?

It's become increasingly apparent that Donald Trump's administration wants to make religion inescapable, even for secularists. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has donated millions of dollars to private religious schools and once described her education reform as a mission to "advance God's kingdom." Vice President Mike Pence, a born-again evangelical Christian......
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