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I saw this rather interesting story at The Daily Beast today. It is an interview with Brigham Young's great great grand-daughter, who, at the age of 55, left the Mormon Church. Her decision was ...
by JLFinch
Comment Count 341 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2012 at 03:17 PM PDT with 823 Recommends
(Note: This diary is not meant to be an attack on the Latter Day Saints movement, or all Mormons. All religions have their extremists, their moderates and their liberals. The point of this diary is ...
by Shawn Russell
Comment Count 254 comments on Sat Sep 22, 2012 at 03:42 PM PDT with 391 Recommends
Many of us were stunned---- stunned, I tell you ----by the right's apoplectic reaction to this election. I mean, the data was out there for all to see. Day after day, week after week, month ...
Comment Count 457 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 12:12 PM PST with 338 Recommends
So I got a little interested in why Romney kept talking about the Olympics, and in my research I began realizing that we might be playing down Romney's religious affiliation. I know that no one ...
by Dr Teeth
Comment Count 324 comments on Thu Feb 23, 2012 at 12:55 PM PST with 318 Recommends
This was told to me in confidence by a relative who is, in their own view, a true Christian; but what I call an extreme born again right wing Christian. We both started out as Catholics. I left ...
by manyamile
Comment Count 394 comments on Sat Nov 05, 2011 at 07:49 PM PDT with 204 Recommends
The closer that Mitt Romney is to locking up the nomination, the more the Republicans are bringing out their guns and eating their own. The PUMAs are out in full force. In addition, Obama has seen a ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 224 comments on Sun Apr 08, 2012 at 06:57 PM PDT with 167 Recommends
Last night, Bill Maher concluded with a New Rule saying that Mitt Romney's giving to his own church should NOT count as charity and be tax deductible. Now, I don't want to re-fight last Friday's ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 178 comments on Sat May 05, 2012 at 05:03 AM PDT with 157 Recommends
It has taken me a few days to reflect on Mitt Romney's questionable invocation of faith , history and the founding fathers from last Thursday night, " Freedom requires religion just as ...
by Brahman Colorado
Comment Count 153 comments on Sat Dec 08, 2007 at 07:50 AM PST with 145 Recommends
Another day, another reassuring interview ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 100 comments on Tue Jul 17, 2012 at 12:48 PM PDT with 118 Recommends
Mitt Romney invested $10 million in a Ponzi scheme run by Tagg and his buddies until the SEC caught up with ripoff artist R. Allen Stanford.
by jpeterson2012
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Jun 14, 2012 at 05:16 PM PDT with 100 Recommends
A diary currently in the Community Spotlight says: As a Mormon, I think that I have an accurate take on what type of man Mr. Romney is. Being raised in Utah, I know that Mormonism (as with other ...
by Rob in Vermont
Comment Count 108 comments on Mon Dec 24, 2012 at 09:43 PM PST with 73 Recommends
When I was an obedient Latter Day Saint daughter growing up in the 70s and 80s, I came to the understanding that we were held to a higher standard. There were plenty of things that may be legal,
by SomeChic
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Aug 17, 2012 at 07:36 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
Okay, so we all know that Mitt Romney the bully has a little bit of a temper problem. We also know that he doesn't like to talk about his faith and his role in the Mormon church. I haven't seen ...
by citisven
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Nov 03, 2012 at 11:11 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
"A religion or religious sect generally considered to be extremist or false, with its followers often living in an unconventional manner under the guidance of an authoritarian, charismatic leader." --
by Troutfishing
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Oct 18, 2012 at 07:39 AM PDT with 56 Recommends
This past week, Mormon church leaders spoke via satellite to audiences in chapels in Utah and California about supporting Prop 8. Mormon Apostle M. Russell Ballard specifically appealed to the youth ...
by mofembot
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2008 at 10:59 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
When I was growing up in Southern California, the child of active converts to Mormonism, I dressed up as a pioneer (usually a girl pioneer, much to my tomboy dismay) every July 24th and went with my ...
by mofembot
Comment Count 60 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 07:02 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Mitt is an admixture of lies and deceit. Chief among these is the dissimulation of the idea led by his wife, Ann, that Mitt is a sterling example of the nobility of his father a Moderate and highly ...
by Morton Montgomery
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2012 at 01:08 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
Another Mormon who knew Romney as a bishop and stake president in Boston has been heard from -- Dr. Brian Moench writes in Common Dreams that Romney's serial dishonesty should disqualify Romney from ...
by devtob
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Jul 21, 2012 at 08:47 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
Catholicism is a cult followed by a mere 1.1 billion Satan worshippers ?
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 93 comments on Mon Oct 10, 2011 at 12:03 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Yes, it's true: when I was a youthful teen true believer, I was baptized for dozens of dead people. Follow me below the orange loops-de-kos to find out more about this practice and other (yes, other!)
by mofembot
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Feb 23, 2012 at 05:29 AM PST with 39 Recommends