religion

The Dark Secrets of Nepal’s Famous Buddha Boy

Long before Ram Bahadur Bomjon claimed to be the reincarnated Buddha, he was just a simple, strange 15-year-old who left his Nepalese village to meditate…

The Muslim Guys Getting Swole for the Prophet

This is the latest installment in the Body Issue, our weeklong examination of the male form, where men get real about what they look like,…

There’s No More Perfect Capricorn Than Jesus

Recently my friend and colleague Miles Klee sent me this egregious tweet: I'm sorry but there's no fucking way Jesus was a Capricorn — Merry…

The Baller Priests and Pastors of Instagram

This is Wack Mass, an offbeat collection of stories on the intersection of religion and internet culture. If Facebook is for keeping tabs on your…