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Popular shows like “Big Love” and “Sister Wives” have given us a small glimpse into the life of a woman within a polygamist family — her struggles, her relationship with the other wives and her expectations. In debut novel...
No need to bone up on the Mormon prophet Joseph Smith before attending "The Book of Mormon" at the Pantages Theatre. Just know that this exceedingly naughty, though in the end disarmingly nice, show is devised by the minds behind "South Park" and that...
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Jacket CopyThe alleged thief of an original Book of Mormon has been arrested; he had published a book of poetry by the book's 88-year-old owner....
Jacket CopyA first edition of the Book of Mormon was stolen from the bookstore of an 88-year-old who allowed visitors to take photographs with it....
Show TrackerJon Stewart, on "The Daily Show" Wednesday night, went after critics from both sides of the aisle who've voiced concerns -- and in some cases, stereotypes -- about Mitt Romney's beliefs....
"The Book of Mormon," the exuberantly foul-mouthed hit show about comically mismatched missionaries in AIDS-ravaged Africa, won the award for best musical, along with eight other awards, and Nick Stafford's "War Horse," starring a life-size puppet of a...
Culture MonsterFans of "South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have a lot to look forward to in 2011. The 15th season of their hit Comedy Central series is scheduled to begin in the spring. And in a bit of......
Culture MonsterIf the Mormon church has a favorite artist, it may be 19th century Danish painter Carl Heinrich Bloch, whose florid depictions of the life of Jesus Christ are often featured in literature and other promotional material published by the Church......
Culture MonsterCharles McNulty previews theater events coming this spring...
Culture MonsterâThe Break of Noon,â Neil LaButeâs drama about a creep who finds God in the wake of a calamity, examines another variety of male degenerate: the kind who professes to have seen the light. Can self-centeredness be next to godliness?......
Show TrackerIt was another jam-packed week as January finally arrived in Sandy, and Bill prepared to be sworn into office. This episode, called "The Oath," mixed hallowed words with primal actions in a button-pushing hour that touched on topics such as......
Sri Daya Mata, a Mormon from Utah who became enchanted by a Hindu mystic as a teenager and went on to lead the Los Angeles-based Self-Realization Fellowship for 55 years, has died. She was 96. The religious leader died Tuesday of natural causes at one of...
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