DefinitionA humor hack is a humorous reinterpretation or interpretation of an aspect of the Christian faith.
These may be...
are these hacks? Because they make people laugh and consider everyday
Christian events from another perspective. Or it makes them feel part
of a group.
- videos that parody or reflect on Christian idiosyncrasies.
- pictures that imitate or exemplify Christian cultural icons and actions.
- writings of satire
- MANY MORE!
ExampleThe following is the first humor.hack posted at HX.
Why is this a humor hack?
Add all those together, and you have a perfect example of a humorous hack of Christian symbols to make it more accessible and discussable in many contexts.
- It doesn't take itself seriously and intends to promote the Christian faith while also making fun of it.
- It subverts the image of bible-carrying Christians.
- It takes a well-known pop-culture song and re-images it in a Christian context.
- It allows people to laugh at certain idiosyncrasies of the Christian culture in a context that is not threatening to others.
ListAll humor.hacks can be found here.