[essay] Welcome to Holy Land Experience, a Christian fundamentalist amusement park designed to warn us that the end is near. A few minutes drive from Disney World in Florida, Mickey Mouse no longer plays the lead role. Between the crowd of shorts-clad American tourists and some Japanese, Jesus comes carrying a huge cross. Seemingly bloody, beaten and abused, he can no longer bear the burden and collapses. Guarding Roman soldiers command another man to carry the cross. Together they continue through the mass of photographing tourists and up on a nice artificial mountain. . .
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