Jack Black as Jesus is funny in of itself, but the whole thing is great. The comedic song-and-dance diatribe about the California ballot initiative to define marriage as existing only between a man and a woman is also a huge hit. In just one day of online existence, the Funny Or Die video “Prop 8 — The Musical” has received more than 1.2 million hits.
Marc Shaiman is a composer of both film and stage musicals came up with this just after Prop 8 passed back in November, and he learned that the musical director of Sacramento’s California Musical Theater, had donated money to a Yes-on-Prop 8 campaign.
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Funny of Die is a comedy video website founded by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's production company. This site has both original and user generated content. Funny or Die also contains a good deal of exclusive material from a number of famous contributors, as is seen in "Prop 8 - The Musical"