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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #3 on: September 28, 2012, 10:08:11 AM »
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2012, 10:11:13 AM »
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Luke Warmodox thinks the modernist icons painted by Fr Stamatis Skliris are cool. Especially the one of the Resurrection painted in the chapel at Chambesy.  :P
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #5 on: September 28, 2012, 10:15:22 AM »
Sad paradox: The Hyperdox Herman meme works best when people with actual hyperdox tendencies contribute them. Attempted memes like this fall flat because they are being contributed by people with the exact opposite tendencies and so come across as harsh. The only way to get a "let's make fun of liberal Orthodox" meme to work is to get "progressive" Orthodox to make fun of themselves. "Progressives" with enough of a sense of humor to make fun of themselves are rare.

The only solution is to get Jon Stewart to convert to Orthodox Christianity.
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #6 on: September 28, 2012, 10:49:59 AM »
Sad paradox: The Hyperdox Herman meme works best when people with actual hyperdox tendencies contribute them. Attempted memes like this fall flat because they are being contributed by people with the exact opposite tendencies and so come across as harsh. The only way to get a "let's make fun of liberal Orthodox" meme to work is to get "progressive" Orthodox to make fun of themselves. "Progressives" with enough of a sense of humor to make fun of themselves are rare.

The only solution is to get Jon Stewart to convert to Orthodox Christianity.

You do have a point.  While I found most of these funny, I can see where you are coming from.  Most of the Hyperdox Herman memes I have seen were done by Luke Warmodox and as a result were about as funny as getting herpes from a toilet seat.
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« Reply #7 on: September 28, 2012, 11:39:15 AM »
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Re: Luke Warmodox
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #9 on: September 28, 2012, 12:12:47 PM »
You have to have some degree of affection for something to make fun of it properly.
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Re: Luke Warmodox
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Greetings in that Divine and Most Precious Name of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!

The only solution is to get Jon Stewart to convert to Orthodox Christianity.



Can we also get Colbert?

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #12 on: September 28, 2012, 12:32:32 PM »
Sad paradox: The Hyperdox Herman meme works best when people with actual hyperdox tendencies contribute them. Attempted memes like this fall flat because they are being contributed by people with the exact opposite tendencies and so come across as harsh. The only way to get a "let's make fun of liberal Orthodox" meme to work is to get "progressive" Orthodox to make fun of themselves. "Progressives" with enough of a sense of humor to make fun of themselves are rare.

The only solution is to get Jon Stewart to convert to Orthodox Christianity.

You do have a point.  While I found most of these funny, I can see where you are coming from.  Most of the Hyperdox Herman memes I have seen were done by Luke Warmodox and as a result were about as funny as getting herpes from a toilet seat.

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #13 on: September 28, 2012, 12:43:38 PM »

You do have a point.  While I found most of these funny, I can see where you are coming from.  Most of the Hyperdox Herman memes I have seen were done by Luke Warmodox and as a result were about as funny as getting herpes from a toilet seat.

^^This^^

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #15 on: September 28, 2012, 01:58:24 PM »
Decent derivative name.

Terrible execution.

No one will top Herman.
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #16 on: September 28, 2012, 02:05:43 PM »
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Terrible execution.




Agreed :)

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #17 on: September 28, 2012, 02:08:49 PM »
Decent derivative name.

Terrible execution.

No one will top Herman.

I disagree. This tops Herman.

Keep the beard jokes coming.

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Re: Luke Warmodox
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Herman is better.

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #22 on: September 29, 2012, 06:29:33 PM »
Sad paradox: The Hyperdox Herman meme works best when people with actual hyperdox tendencies contribute them. Attempted memes like this fall flat because they are being contributed by people with the exact opposite tendencies and so come across as harsh. The only way to get a "let's make fun of liberal Orthodox" meme to work is to get "progressive" Orthodox to make fun of themselves. "Progressives" with enough of a sense of humor to make fun of themselves are rare.

The only solution is to get Jon Stewart to convert to Orthodox Christianity.

You do have a point.  While I found most of these funny, I can see where you are coming from.  Most of the Hyperdox Herman memes I have seen were done by Luke Warmodox and as a result were about as funny as getting herpes from a toilet seat.

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« Reply #23 on: September 30, 2012, 03:24:50 AM »
Ugh. What an ugly picture.  At least the other ones were palatable for the memes
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« Reply #26 on: September 30, 2012, 05:35:27 PM »
Ugh. What an ugly picture.  At least the other ones were palatable for the memes


I think he is shaving off his Great Lenten beard, and is half done. :)
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With Hyperdox Herman, I had the general feeling that the people making them were having fun. I think Fabio is just constantly enraged.
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« Reply #28 on: September 30, 2012, 06:32:12 PM »
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Luke Warmodox thinks the modernist icons painted by Fr Stamatis Skliris are cool. Especially the one of the Resurrection painted in the chapel at Chambesy.  :P

This intrigues me.

Oh my.
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #29 on: September 30, 2012, 06:43:18 PM »
Fabio Leite,

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Luke Warmodox thinks the modernist icons painted by Fr Stamatis Skliris are cool. Especially the one of the Resurrection painted in the chapel at Chambesy.  :P

This intrigues me.

Oh my.

Hmmmm. I don't think I've ever looked at an icon and thought "Man, I wish I still dropped acid" before.
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« Reply #33 on: September 30, 2012, 08:34:23 PM »
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #34 on: September 30, 2012, 08:54:48 PM »
With Hyperdox Herman, I had the general feeling that the people making them were having fun. I think Fabio is just constantly enraged.

Yeah. With Herman, people were making fun of taking yourself too seriously. This thread is one person taking himself too seriously.
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« Reply #35 on: October 01, 2012, 12:15:24 AM »
No, there's nothing this meme has that HH didn't. They're both not funny for the exact same reason.
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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #37 on: October 01, 2012, 06:02:26 AM »
Fabio Leite,

Repent, before the Holy Fathers of Chambesy testify against you on the Last Day.

Luke Warmodox thinks the modernist icons painted by Fr Stamatis Skliris are cool. Especially the one of the Resurrection painted in the chapel at Chambesy.  :P

This intrigues me.

Oh my.

Hmmmm. I don't think I've ever looked at an icon and thought "Man, I wish I still dropped acid" before.

Try this one. The inscription reads "St Andrew just before his martyrdom". Now THAT'S a trip!  :o

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« Reply #38 on: October 01, 2012, 06:11:26 AM »
No, there's nothing this meme has that HH didn't. They're both not funny for the exact same reason.

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« Reply #39 on: October 01, 2012, 07:47:05 AM »
Actually it is very interesting art, both paintings. They're just not icons. I don't know why people make such a fuss to say that any icon-inspired art is an icon as well.

As per the meme above, there is a lot of very good poetry that is not in sonnet metrics. Why anyone would insist in calling a non-sonnet a sonnet, is beyond me.


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Luke Warmodox thinks the modernist icons painted by Fr Stamatis Skliris are cool. Especially the one of the Resurrection painted in the chapel at Chambesy.  :P

This intrigues me.

Oh my.

Hmmmm. I don't think I've ever looked at an icon and thought "Man, I wish I still dropped acid" before.

Try this one. The inscription reads "St Andrew just before his martyrdom". Now THAT'S a trip!  :o


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« Reply #40 on: October 01, 2012, 07:59:37 AM »
Unfortunately, Fabio, both images are called icons by the artist who painted them. Even worse, the artist is an Orthodox priest, who holds himself out to be an "authority on iconography".  >:( >:( >:(
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« Reply #41 on: October 01, 2012, 08:06:56 AM »
Unfortunately, Fabio, both images are called icons by the artist who painted them. Even worse, the artist is an Orthodox priest, who holds himself out to be an "authority on iconography".  >:( >:( >:(

That why I think they mix icon theology and philosophy of art. There are more than enough virtues that recommend art, even icon-inspired art. But not all images are icons just like not all spiritual texts are Scripture. I think both "Passion of Christ" and "Jesus Christ Superstar" are engaging art in their own methods and aims, and I appreciate both. I don't see any lacking in them that their scripts should be called Scripture.

I think some artists should be more confident of what they do and relax. There is God inspiration even in non-icon paitings. Just chill. :)
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« Reply #42 on: October 01, 2012, 08:15:22 AM »
Unfortunately, Fabio, both images are called icons by the artist who painted them. Even worse, the artist is an Orthodox priest, who holds himself out to be an "authority on iconography".  >:( >:( >:(

That why I think they mix icon theology and philosophy of art. There are more than enough virtues that recommend art, even icon-inspired art. But not all images are icons just like not all spiritual texts are Scripture. I think both "Passion of Christ" and "Jesus Christ Superstar" are engaging art in their own methods and aims, and I appreciate both. I don't see any lacking in them that their scripts should be called Scripture.

I think some artists should be more confident of what they do and relax. There is God inspiration even in non-icon paitings. Just chill. :)

An iconographer is not a free agent, giving full rein to his creative impulses to produce a work of self-expression. He is an instrument working in obedience to the Church, painting according to what the Church teaches. His responsibility is as great as that of the hymnographer, whose hymns must properly reflect and proclaim Orthodox teachings. There is so much that is wrong with the "icons" of the Resurrection and of St Andrew, yet the artist has seen it fit to call them icons. Disgraceful and unacceptable.

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #43 on: October 01, 2012, 11:20:50 PM »
Decent derivative name.

Terrible execution.

No one will top Herman.

I disagree. This tops Herman.

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Re: Luke Warmodox
« Reply #44 on: October 02, 2012, 06:52:28 PM »
Just for understanding: Why exactly do you think these pictures cannot be considered icons?