Eva Mroczek and … Shirley MacLaine

On the left is Eva Mroczek, Assistant Professor of Hebrew Bible and Early Judaism at UC Davis and author of The Literary Imagination in Jewish Antiquity (2016).  On the right is Shirley MacLaine, actress and avid champion of the New Age.

We wonder if, by some chance, they might be related?

Daniel Gullotta and … American Dad

On the left is Daniel Gullotta (Stanford University), historian of North American Christianity and Biblical interpretation, and author of the recent “Response to Richard Carrier’s On the Historicity of Jesus“.  On the right is Stan Smith, the title character on the animated sitcom American Dad!

We wonder if, by some chance, they might be related?