"I'd have to say that 3 things that made a big hit in my desire to be a mormon were:
1) That convenient revelation that black people were OK being let into the church. I never understood why they weren't allowed in.
"Interestingly the first Sherlock Holmes story, A Study in Scarlet, includes a critical depiction of some of the early Mormons' misdeeds.
As Kurt Andersen said of The Book of Mormon in Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire, "It's a…"
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