Rob Lister wrote:Abdul Alhazred wrote:Seinfeld wasn't "premised on religion" it merely depicted characters who didn't have any.
Kramer got religion in Season 5. Latvian Orthodox, as a matter of fact.
The writer of the episode, Bruce Kirschbaum, revealed later that he was unaware that the Latvian Orthodox church actually existed while writing the episode. His original intention was to have a fictitious sect. Kirschbaum received many thank you letters from the church for bringing attention to the denomination.
He even did a nun.
Atheists riffing on the idea of religion.