"If you're young enough, join the military (preferably the navy) DADT is going away soon and you'll have a patriotic reason for breaking your lease. I thank providence that it got me out of Utah into the real world at the age of 19. I still…"
"Yes, there are tons (literally) of Jensen's in the LDS Church. My father's parents were converted in Denmark and came to this country early in the 1900's. A great many Danes were attracted to the possibility of free (or cheap) passage…"
"Larry, Joseph Smith is reported to have made the Masonic distress signal (whatever that is) before he fell from the window of the Carthage Illinois jail after being shot in 1844 (he died of course).
Many of the Mormon temple rituals are said to echo…"
"Dear Utah ex-mo's. If you are young and sufficiently mobile, my advice for you is to leave Utah as soon as practicable. I left at the age of 19, thanks to the then compulsory military service (the draft). It was such an eye-opener. I met all…"
"Thank goodness some survive the brainwashing. More power to you both. I'm a University of Utah graduate, and while it is (was) a secular institution, the Mormon Legislature has caused a lot of difficulty over the years. In my day there, the…"
Happy Birthday! I had a chance to go to the RLDS as a kid. My friends attended. Then I was lucky enough to attend a Free Methodist University. These are all the experiences that made me the atheist that I am today.