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we still remember mitch hedberg

A severed foot is the ultimate stocking stuffer.

Jan 2nd 2012

Is the Mormon Church Racist or Sexist?

Someone asked me:
“[O]f the [12] disciples who are now Jesus’ disciples how many are not white? …and how many women?”
These are legitimate questions, though passive-aggresively phrased. The questioner’s real message is:

Since there are no women apostles and no minority apostles, isn’t the LDS Church racist or sexist or both?

The answer to each question […]

Oct 15th 2011

Brandon Flowers – Father, Husband, Mormon

Lead singer of The Killers.

From the Mormon channel on YouTube.

Oct 7th 2011

Born that way?

Is such abject stupidity a personal decision? Or is it genetic?

Jan 29th 2011

The Jimmer

It’s Jimmer’s world. We just live in it.

Oct 3rd 2010

Religion Questions Stump Many Americans, Including NYT Reporters and Editors

One NYT reporter writes, commenting on a poll by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life:

Americans are by all measures a deeply religious people, but they are also deeply ignorant about religion.
Researchers from the independent Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life phoned more than 3,400 Americans and asked them 32 questions about […]

Sep 11th 2009

A man describes his journey from the tragedy and trauma of 9/11 to hope, healing, and renewal through Jesus Christ

Sep 2nd 2009

Book of Mormon Pepsi Commercial Spoof

I never saw the original Pepsi commercial, but I enjoyed this.

Sep 1st 2009

Unbelievably Inspiring

Wow.

Jun 12th 2009

The New York Times On Ex-Missionary Salesmen

Interesting article. Old news for anyone who has enjoyed “free pizza and a pitch” at BYU, but interesting nonetheless.
Question for guys/girls who went through the MTC recently: do they teach “mimic and mirror” there now?
The salesmen are mostly former Mormon missionaries from Utah who cut their teeth — and learned their people-skill chops — […]

Apr 5th 2009

Help Strip the Mormon Church of its Tax Exempt Status!

[This is another unpublished post from last fall. Please enjoy, even though it is not timely anymore.]

The LDS Church mobilized in favor of California’s Proposition 8, a ballot initiative that bans gay marriage. Mormons donated $19 million to the cause — nearly four out of five dollars raised. [The initiative passed.]
…..
We are seeking to strip […]