Never has a post so failed to live up to the implicit promise of its title.
I don’t often post links to stuff here that has no skeptical angle at all, and is just so mind-bendingly disturbing that it deserves to be shared on its own merit. But, and excuse the 4chan-ism here, I really have to say WHAT IS THIS I DON’T EVEN.
If you’re British, I imagine you’ll already know about these two and be just as confused as I am. If you’re from elsewhere in the world and haven’t been following this series of The X Factor (a reality talent show in the same vein as American Idol), then… well, you’ll probably still be just as confused as I am. My understanding is that they’ve survived several rounds of phone votes to still be in the competition. I can only assume that far, far more people are watching this show ironically than I would have guessed.
In more pertinent news, the latest Carnival of the Godless is up, so go have a look.