are stirred to a killing rage by reruns of Baywatch

NewAmerica

Senior Member
Mandarin
Why do reruns of Baywatch stir the people to a murdering rage?

I've not watched the TV series.

Thanks in advance

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The irony here is almost a miracle in its own right: the most sexually repressive people found in the world today— people who are stirred to a killing rage by reruns of Baywatch—are lured to martyrdom by a conception of paradise that resembles nothing so much as an al fresco bordello.2

-Sam Harris' The End of Faith
 
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  • Packard

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    USA, English
    The women wore skimpy bathing suits. The religion apparently required that women cover up.

    Here is a publicity still from the original TV show:

     

    NewAmerica

    Senior Member
    Mandarin
    Got it.
    Thank you. :)
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