stranger in a strange land

A stranger in a strange land is a phrase comes from many ancient proverbs and theatrical plays but its exact definition is relative to the person speaking it. In spite of the movements and religions it is referring to, the stranger is not a bible; rather it is an extensive type of satire of the way humans behave in their conceits including love, marriage, sex, politics and religion. It is often used ironically during comedic routines on television.