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Saturday, June 18, 2011

VIDEO: Full-Length Muppet Trailer Unveiled

The Muppets trailer wasn't supposed to make its big debut until Monday, but the clip hit the net a little early. And, after poking fun at flicks like Hangover: Part 2 and Green Lantern, Kermit and his crew—including human pals Jason Segel and Amy more
E! Online (blog) ( 6/18/2011 6:36:50 PM -08:00 )

'The Muppets' Trailer: First Real Trailer For Jason Segel, Amy Adams Franchise
Finally, after three fantastic spoof trailers goofing on current Hollywood blockbusters, the Muppets are out with a full trailer all their own. And thankfully, the smart meta-nod to show business seems here to stay. The Muppets have always been more
Huffington Post ( 6/18/2011 5:25:55 AM -08:00 )

It's not easy being green-screened, but the Muppets have unveiled yet another clever parody trailer, as Kermit dons the Guardian garb. Sinestro, brace yourself for the Gonzo Corps War. The latest trailer, “Being Green,” follows such more
Washington Post (blog) ( 6/17/2011 7:14:00 AM -08:00 )

Film trailer: The Muppets in 'Green Lantern' spoof
First it was a mock romantic comedy, then a lampoon of The Hangover Part II, and now Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and the rest of the Muppet gang have done a send-up of Green Lantern for the film's latest trailer, released June 16, just before Ryan more
The Independent ( 6/17/2011 6:46:39 AM -08:00 )

'Green Lantern' Gets Hijacked By New 'Muppets' Trailer
In brightest day, in blackest night, no evil shall escape my puppet. Wait... that's not how it goes... Forgive the confusion — it's got nothing to do with a lack of comic book know-how, and everything to do with the new teaser trailer for "The Muppets. more (blog) ( 6/17/2011 6:30:19 AM -08:00 )

Get Ready for the Muppets to Take On...the Green Lantern?
Is no Hollywood franchise safe from the Muppets? First they took on the Hangover's Wolf Pack and now they're challenging Green Lantern. A third teaser trailer has arrived and once again, the lovable gang is sending up another highly anticipated movie. more
E! Online (blog) ( 6/16/2011 12:01:30 PM -08:00 )

Another 'Muppet' movie trailer parody: It's Not Easy Being Green (Lantern)
“Wait, wait, wait, stop. Is this another Muppet trailer parody?” asks Jason Segel near the end of the following clip. “Why don't we just show a real trailer? What are we hiding? …Did we make the movie in Swedish, or something? more
Entertainment Weekly ( 6/16/2011 10:35:57 AM -08:00 )

Muppets Trailer: 'Being Green' Spoofs 'Green Lantern' (VIDEO, PHOTO)
In what is becoming one of the most meta marketing campaigns in recent movie memory, Disney has released a new trailer for their upcoming film, "The Muppets." And it's even more self-aware than ever. The third in its movie parody series, "Being Green" more
Huffington Post ( 6/16/2011 9:37:56 AM -08:00 )

Leaked 'Muppets' Trailer! Watch it Here
Leaked The Muppets trailer was suppose to be released on Monday but some genius decided to launch it via YouTube today. Of course, we're on top of it and we want to share the trailer before the production team gets back from their weekend. more
Get The Big Picture (blog) ( 6/19/2011 12:33:56 AM -08:00 )

VIDEO: Full-Length Muppet Trailer Unveiled
After catching a sneak peek last month, the first full-length trailer for Disney's upcoming Muppet movie hit the web a day earlier than planned. Borrowing a little from some of the most memorable trailers from the past couple of years, more
Ice Hype ( 6/18/2011 10:27:09 PM -08:00 )

The Full Muppets Trailer Arrives
We've had a couple of clever parody trailers for The Muppets, but sooner or later it was going to be time for Kermit and co to deliver a real, honest batch of footage for their new film. Well, it turns out that sooner is actually this weekend, more
Empire Online ( 6/18/2011 5:26:39 PM -08:00 )

The first full trailer for The Muppets
We've had the teaser trailers. Now? It's time for the real thing. Ladies and gentlemen, prepare for The Muppets trailer. It is ace. Thus far, in the build up to new The Muppets film, we've had three teaser trailers. But as promised at the end of the more
Den Of Geek ( 6/18/2011 3:40:09 PM -08:00 )

Video: The Official Muppets Trailer Is Here (Complete With Muppet Feet!)
Video: The Official Muppets Trailer Is Here (Complete With Muppet Feet!)We've been treated to some teaser trailers, but now The Muppets have finally delivered some full-length action. The Jason Segel-scripted film isn't due out until Thanksgiving, but the marketing machine is in full force, and as notes, more
Gothamist ( 6/18/2011 2:37:06 PM -08:00 )

Trailer For New Muppets Movie Released
Trailer For New Muppets Movie ReleasedAfter releasing several spoofs of Muppet characters re-enacting trailers for other recent hit films, the official trailer for the upcoming Muppet movie has been released. Kermit and the gang had re-enacted scenes from “The Hangover II” and “The Green more
MyFox Philadelphia ( 6/18/2011 1:29:14 PM -08:00 )

Full Length 'Muppets' Trailer Released
The first full-length trailer for The Muppets has been released! Jason Segel and Amy Adams will be joined by Kermit, Miss Piggy and rest of the gang in the Disney movie, which is due out late in the year. In the movie, three of the world's biggest more ( 6/18/2011 12:49:51 PM -08:00 )

Full-Length Trailer for 'The Muppets' Debuts
It's finally here! In anticipation of the upcoming film The Muppets on November 23, Disney has been fueling our excitement for the past few weeks with some hilarious parody teaser trailers. But the wait for a full-length trailer for more
DisZine ( 6/18/2011 11:52:29 AM -08:00 )

The Full Trailer for The Muppets is Here!
Following a series of clever faux-trailers, Walt Disney Pictures has now released the full trailer for their upcoming The Muppets and you can check it out in the player below. Directed by James Bobin with a script by Jason Segel and Nicholas Stoller, more ( 6/18/2011 11:41:57 AM -08:00 )

The Muppets movie - official trailer released (watch here)
With Mike Stock lambasting pop music for being too pornographic and highly sexualised themes running into movies and TV, who's going to save the kids? Back after way too long Kermit, Miss Piggy, more
Purple Revolver ( 6/18/2011 11:38:50 AM -08:00 )

The Muppets FULL Trailer Has Arrived!
The movie looks like it's jam packed with comedy, action, music, fun, and Kermit and Miss Piggy! Yay!!! 4 comments to “The Muppets FULL Trailer Has Arrived!” This site is so overrun with ads. You can't even go here without shit floating in front of more ( 6/18/2011 11:27:04 AM -08:00 )

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Critics blast anti-circumcision comic for its 'grotesque Jewish stereotypes'

Some liken Foreskin Man's confrontation with Monster Mohel to 1930s Nazi propaganda. / MGMbill via the Associated Press ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO -- Fists clenched and muscles rippling beneath a tight blue suit, the yellow-caped character is poised to more
Detroit Free Press ( 6/18/2011 10:08:44 PM -08:00 )

Anti-circumcision comic hero called anti-Semitic
(AP) -- His fists clenched and muscles rippling beneath a tight blue suit, the yellow-caped character appears poised to take on evil-doers. But as his name suggests, "Foreskin Man" is not a typical comic-book more
Newsday (subscription) ( 6/18/2011 9:14:42 AM -08:00 )

New Superhero 'Foreskin Man' Accused Of Being Anti-Semitic
Lane Moore —What the world needs now is a superhero based on a dude who still has his foreskin, am I right? No? His fists clenched and muscles rippling beneath a tight blue suit, the yellow-caped character appears poised to take on evil-doers. more
Jezebel ( 6/18/2011 12:01:47 PM -08:00 )

Anti-circumcision comic hero called anti-Semitic
(AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — His fists clenched and muscles rippling beneath a tight blue suit, the yellow-caped character appears poised to take on evil-doers. But as his name suggests, "Foreskin Man" is not a typical comic-book superhero, and neither is his more
CBS News ( 6/18/2011 11:52:50 AM -08:00 )

Anti-circumcision comic hero called anti-Semitic
This image provided by MGMbill shows the cover of the second edition of the "Foreskin Man" comic book series. With his thick flowing, thick blond hair and muscles bulging beneath a blue cape, "Foreskin Man" takes on circumcising more
Seattle Post Intelligencer ( 6/18/2011 9:08:42 AM -08:00 )

Comic series based on anti-circumcision 'Foreskin Man' superhero is criticized
His fists clenched and muscles rippling beneath a tight blue suit, the yellow-caped character appears poised to take on evil-doers. This image provided by MGMbill shows the cover of the second more
Newser ( 6/18/2011 11:38:14 AM -08:00 )

Anti-circumcision comic hero called anti-Semitic
AP | Posted: Saturday, June 18, 2011 10:45 am | Loading… His fists clenched and muscles rippling beneath a tight blue suit, the yellow-caped character appears poised to take on evil-doers. But as his name suggests, "Foreskin Man" is not a typical more
Casper Star-Tribune Online ( 6/18/2011 9:45:56 AM -08:00 )

Anti-circumcision comic hero called anti-Semitic
AP | Posted: Saturday, June 18, 2011 12:32 pm | Loading… | Print HOEP This image provided by MGMbill shows the cover of the second edition of the "Foreskin Man" comic book series. With his thick flowing, thick blond hair and muscles bulging beneath a more
North County Times ( 6/18/2011 9:19:28 AM -08:00 )

Emma Roberts, Freddie Highmore meet at career crossroads

The new film "The Art of Getting By" sees former child stars Emma Roberts (the onetime Nancy Drew), 20, and Freddie Highmore (the Charlie of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"), 19, wrapping up one phase in their lives and prepping for the next one. more
The Seattle Times ( 6/18/2011 8:22:12 PM -08:00 )

Emma Roberts Schools Us In 'The Art Of Getting By'
We've been studying up on "The Art of Getting By" since the coming-of-age tale first flickered across a big screen in January. Back then, at the Sundance Film Festival, the Emma Roberts-starring indie was called "Homework," though anyone who uses the more ( 6/17/2011 2:15:17 PM -08:00 )

Emma Roberts doesn't take advice from famous family
When we caught up with the 20-year-old actress on the New York red carpet for her latest film, "The Art of Getting By," Roberts told us that she doesn't really take career advice from her family. "I mean I think it's important to make more
CBS News ( 6/17/2011 1:30:49 PM -08:00 )

Enter Our 'The Art Of Getting By' Giveaway!
Enter Our Though summer break has officially begun for most high-schoolers around the country, there's one kid who still has a lot of work to do. In "The Art of Getting By," Freddie Highmore stars as fatalistic teen George, whose penchant for not completing more ( 6/17/2011 8:20:51 AM -08:00 )

Review: The Art of Getting By
Director Gavin Wiesen tells a story of a high-school senior who falls for the popular girl in school. Quirky and artistic, we're supposed to think George (Freddie Highmore) is sweet and lovable, more
Vancouver Sun ( 6/17/2011 5:57:26 AM -08:00 )

'The Art of Getting By' review: Freddie Highmore and Emma Roberts perform
By Stephen Whitty/The Star-Ledger 'We're born alone, we die alone,” high school senior George Zinavoy tells us in the opening voice-over for “The Art of Getting By.” “Everything in between is an illusion.” Well, that's a relief. more
The Star-Ledger - ( 6/17/2011 4:17:44 AM -08:00 )

'Getting By' finds heart amid the angst
The popularity of teen angst in TV and films has resulted in a steady stream of brooding young actors who walk lonely streets in long, black coats, trying to emote dark feelings. Often they are so wooden that the scenes come across as more
Philadelphia Inquirer ( 6/17/2011 2:13:55 AM -08:00 )

Teen movie needs more angst to get by
George, the hero of The Art of Getting By, is a high school senior who has decided to stop doing homework and paying any attention to tests. He isn't tortured, depressed, addicted or anything like that. more ( 6/17/2011 1:08:01 AM -08:00 )

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Director Gavin Wiesen tells a story of a high-school senior who falls for the popular girl in school. Quirky and artistic, we're supposed to think George (Freddie Highmore) is sweet and lovable, but he mostly just feels like a spoiled brat who thumbs more
Calgary Herald ( 6/17/2011 12:49:57 AM -08:00 )

A charming story of a slacker trying to survive high school
By T'CHA DUNLEVY, The Gazette June 17, 2011 Since before The Breakfast Club, coming-of-age films about surviving high school have been an everyday part of the cinematic landscape. The latest, student card-carrying example of the genre, writer-director more
Montreal Gazette ( 6/16/2011 11:54:12 PM -08:00 )

Review: 'The Art of Getting By' -- barely
In this film publicity image released by Fox Searchlight Films, Emma Roberts, left, and Michael Angarano are shown in a scene from "The Art of Getting By." (AP Photo/Fox Searchlight Films, Mark Schafer) "The Art of Getting By" is a more
San Jose Mercury News ( 6/16/2011 11:02:13 PM -08:00 )

'Getting By' doesn't make the grade
The Art of Getting By is a coming-of-age story about a geeky misfit who won't do any school work. It's not as riveting as it sounds. Freddie Highmore stars as George, a super-bright guy with no interest in anything other than more
Toronto Sun ( 6/16/2011 10:37:29 PM -08:00 )

Tale of teen love no work of 'Art'
In addition to the recurrence of the word “amazing,” let me count the famous names in the shaky-cammed indie film “The Art of Nepotism,” I mean “The Art of Getting By.” We have a Roberts (Emma, niece of Julia), a Spielberg (Sasha, more
Boston Herald ( 6/16/2011 8:30:19 PM -08:00 )

The Art of Getting By: It doesn't, really
The Art of Getting By: It doesn“If there's one thing I hate, it's the movies. Don't even mention them to me,” says the narrator Holden Caulfield at the beginning of JD Salinger's 1951 novel The Catcher in the Rye. Movies, to Holden, are, like much else in adult life, more
Globe and Mail ( 6/16/2011 8:07:22 PM -08:00 )

'The Art of Getting By': Movie about a lost soul never finds its way
A review of "The Art of Getting By," starring Freddie Highmore as a prep-school teenager who floats through life. By Moira Macdonald MARK SCHAFER / AP Freddie Highmore portrays a prep-school teen who floats through life in "The Art of Getting By. more
The Seattle Times ( 6/16/2011 6:04:47 PM -08:00 )

Emma Roberts Responds To Talk Of Nepotism
In 'The Art of Getting By,' Emma Roberts plays a popular high school teen who begins a relationship with a lonely misfit played by an all-grown-up Freddie Highmore. The 20-year-old daughter of Eric (and niece of Julia) has been working since she was a more
Huffington Post ( 6/16/2011 5:58:07 PM -08:00 )

Freddie Highmore is the art of 'Getting By'
Freddie Highmore is the art of Apathy and teen angst are standard fodder for indie films. And they often play out in coming-of-age movies where anti-social characters make sensitive observations seemingly far beyond their years. more
USA Today ( 6/16/2011 5:13:39 PM -08:00 )

Movie Review: 'The Art of Getting By'
Movie Review: Hollywood teen rebellion takes a mopey, irritating turn in Gavin Wiesen's debut feature. The film — and the boy — need to get their acts together. Freddie Highmore in "The Art of Getting By." (Mark Schafer / Fox Searchlight Films) By Robert Abele, more
Los Angeles Times ( 6/16/2011 3:38:36 PM -08:00 )

'The Art of Getting By' review: Not all that dark
Romance. Directed by Gavin Wiesen. Starring Freddie Highmore and Emma Roberts. (PG-13. 84 minutes. At Bay Area theaters.) "The Art of Getting By" is a sweet, smart coming-of-age comedy about a depressive teen who studiously avoids studying. more
San Francisco Chronicle ( 6/16/2011 3:11:15 PM -08:00 )

Allergic to Homework and Possibly Smitten
Allergic to Homework and Possibly SmittenSomeday every overprivileged, misunderstood high school boy who has ever come of age in New York will have his own movie, and one good thing about “The Art of Getting By” is that it brings that day, the day we can move on to other matters, more
New York Times ( 6/16/2011 3:11:00 PM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe dress auctions for $4.6M

Marilyn Monroe's iconic dress which she wore in the 1955 film 'The Seven Year Itch' has been sold for 4.6 million dollars at an auction in California. During a moment in the classic movie, the ivory pleated Travilla dress flew up as air rose from the more
Times of India ( 6/19/2011 1:14:49 AM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe dress auctions for $4.6M
Marilyn Monroe was definitely the star at tonight's auction of Hollywood memorabilia, with the iconic dress she wore in the 1955 film "The Seven Year Itch" sold for a blockbuster $4.6 million. In a classic movie moment, the ivory pleated Travilla dress more
CBS News ( 6/18/2011 7:29:59 PM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe's Old Clothes Fetch $8M
Marilyn MonroeA visitor looks at the picture 'Marilyn Monroe, Actress, New York City, May 6, 1957' by photographer Richard Avedon (1923-2004) displayed at Christie's auction house in Paris November 18, 2010. LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Marilyn Monroe's more
WISC Madison ( 6/19/2011 1:22:07 AM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe Dress Sells $4.6 Million
Marilyn Monroe Dress Sells $4.6 MillionMarilyn Monroe's billowing white dress used in the classic film the Seven year Itch reached $4.7 million dollars in an auction feeding frenzy in Hollywood. It was the first in a series of auctions to sell the important collection of the actress/ singer more
ArtLyst ( 6/19/2011 12:24:14 AM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe's "subway dress" fetches $5 mln at auction
The white dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in Billy Wilder's "The Seven Year Itch" movie has fetched about $5 million at a profile in History auction in Los Angeles. The dress is featured in the scene where Monroe stands over a Manhattan subway grate, more
The Voice of Russia ( 6/18/2011 11:39:38 PM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe Subway Dress Up for Auction by Debbie Reynolds
The inimitable Marilyn Monroe is remembered today as her iconic subway dress goes up for auction as part of a collection owned by Debbie Reynolds. This Marilyn Monroe costume from The Seven Year Itch was worn as the actress stood on an underground more
Gather Celebs News Channel ( 6/18/2011 5:20:31 PM -08:00 )

People in the News
AP VIDEO more>> Today, Reynolds will demonstrate her flair with an auction of movie memorabilia she's gathered over four decades and which includes costumes evoking some of filmdom's greatest stars and roles. Among them: The Marilyn Monroe dress that more
Annapolis Capital ( 6/17/2011 11:42:14 PM -08:00 )

Marilyn: Unseen photos
HE not only captured Marilyn Monroe at her most intimate, but is responsible for one of the most iconic screen images of all time — the famous shot of the blonde bombshell standing over a subway grill on the set of The Seven Year Itch, more ( 6/17/2011 5:50:29 PM -08:00 )

Marilyn Monroe's old clothes fetch $8 million
Marilyn MonroeLos Angeles (CNN) -- Marilyn Monroe's white "subway" dress sold for more than $5.6 million in a Beverly Hills, California auction Saturday night in which bidders paid another $2.7 million for three other Monroe movie outfits. more
CNN International ( 6/18/2011 11:01:00 PM -08:00 )

The Mormon test

By Editorial, SOON THERE will be two Mormons running for president if Jon Huntsman, the former governor of Utah, follows through on his plans to join former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney in the race for the Republican nomination. more
Washington Post ( 6/18/2011 2:32:41 PM -08:00 )

"Book of Mormon" is number 3 on album chart
LOS ANGELES (Billboard) - The original Broadway cast recording of "The Book of Mormon" comes roaring in at No. 3 on the Billboard 200. It re-enters with 61000 sold (up 2116%) following the show's nine Tony Award wins, including best more
Reuters ( 6/17/2011 4:56:56 PM -08:00 )

Two Mormon Candidates Host Dueling Utah Fundraisers
On June 24, Utah's Mormon Republicans will have to make a rather uncomfortable decision: whether to attend a fundraiser for twice-elected former Gov. Jon Huntsman or for LDS luminary Mitt Romney. The Romneys and Huntsmans have shared a storied history more
ABC News (blog) ( 6/17/2011 3:07:00 PM -08:00 )

Left outside the temple
While the article did mention some folks who have had bad experiences being left out of loved ones' LDS temple marriage ceremonies, overall it was too warm and fuzzy. It didn't live up to the true reality most temple “outsiders” go through. more
Salt Lake Tribune ( 6/17/2011 2:16:48 PM -08:00 )

'Book of Mormon' musical can inspire doubters to stay
After “The Book of Mormon” opened on Broadway, The New York Times quoted me as calling the musical “inspired.” The American Theatre Wing agreed, awarding the production nine Tony Awards — including Best Musical — the third-highest number more
Salt Lake Tribune ( 6/17/2011 2:15:30 PM -08:00 )

Kirby: What kind of Mormon am I? It all depends
The nature and quality of my membership in the LDS Church occasionally comes up. I've been quizzed about it in private, in open conversation and a few times on radio and television. Most of the time it's a fairly straightforward query more
Salt Lake Tribune ( 6/17/2011 2:09:44 PM -08:00 )

"Book of Mormon" breaks record: Most expensive Broadway ticket
Associated Press file photo Andrew Rannells, center, performs with an ensemble cast in "The Book of Mormon," which was nominated for 14 Tony Awards. While Utah waits for that day when the Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" arrives in Salt Lake City more
Salt Lake Tribune (blog) ( 6/17/2011 8:07:28 AM -08:00 )

As 'Book of Mormon' takes New York, city gets Mormon church ad campaign
Now, the actual Mormon church is hitting the Great White Way, with a big electronic billboard just around the corner from where "The Book of Mormon" is playing. The new billboard is part of a broader “I'ma Mormon” ad campaign the more
CNN (blog) ( 6/17/2011 5:21:01 AM -08:00 )

The Book of Mormon and the thinking man's prejudice
If my mind were any more open, I would have a hole in my head. People often come up to me on the street to congratulate me on my broad-mindedness. At least this is what I think they are trying to do. It is also possible they are more
Washington Post (blog) ( 6/16/2011 4:55:38 PM -08:00 )

'Book of Mormon' Breaks Ticket Price and Music Sale Records
Andrew Rannells, center, performs with an ensemble cast in "The Book of Mormon" at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre in New York. (Joan Marcus/Boneau/Bryan-Brown/AP Photo) "The Book of Mormon," an edgy and controversial Broadway more
ABC News ( 6/16/2011 2:48:32 PM -08:00 )

The Cricket: 'Book of Mormon' perfect for Salt Lake City stage
As I was following the Tony Awards online last Sunday (I'm an award-show addict — what can you do?), I noticed a recurring theme in the Twitter feeds and live-blog posts as Trey Parker and Matt Stone's “The Book of Mormon” won one more
Salt Lake Tribune ( 6/16/2011 1:24:05 PM -08:00 )

Mitt Romney to Jon Huntsman — Are Mormons really better leaders?
Mitt Romney and Jon Huntsman are just two of the Mormons in high-profile leadership positions, chronicled by a piece in Bloomberg BusinessWeek. (Charles Krupa - AP) The most recent issue of Bloomberg BusinessWeek examines an more
Washington Post (blog) ( 6/16/2011 7:48:46 AM -08:00 )

"The Book of Mormon" scoops Tony Awards
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Irreverent musical "The Book of Mormon," an affectionate spoof about Mormons from the creators of the TV show, "South Park," scooped the major honors at the Tony Awards held on Sunday, winning nine awards. more
Chicago Tribune ( 6/16/2011 6:53:55 AM -08:00 )

'Book of Mormon' Tickets Soar to $487 as Musical Breaks Broadway Records
"The Book of Mormon" at the Eugene O' Neill Theatre. The satirical show won nine Tony Awards, including best musical, and is virtually sold out through the rest of 2011. more
Bloomberg ( 6/15/2011 8:22:22 PM -08:00 )

Amos and Andy and The Book of Mormon
Sign-up for e-mail newsletters and alerts and get the news you need delivered directly to your inbox. Economic policy, collapsing banks, cap and trade, health care reform and pretty much anything else you can attach a chart to. more
Washington Post (blog) ( 6/15/2011 1:50:59 PM -08:00 )

'Mormon' musical: Pride in prejudice?
It has been nearly a week since "The Book of Mormon" musical scored nine Tony Awards and a whole lot of adulation in Broadway's landmark Beacon Theater. During that time the musical has received additional praise for its more
Deseret News ( 6/18/2011 12:24:48 PM -08:00 )

His Point/Her Point: Is this 'Mormon Moment' as Newsweek claims?
The Book of Mormon musical is the 'must-see' show on Broadway. Mitt Romney is storming New Hampshire in his quest for the White House and Jon Huntsman is eyeing the prize. It's no wonder Newsweek had a Broadway-morphed Mitt cavorting on its cover with more
Davis County Clipper ( 6/18/2011 10:56:45 AM -08:00 )

His Point/Her Point: Is this 'Mormon Moment' as Newsweek claims?
Newsweek's Mormon Moment question, no matter how the gifted writers may spin it, is largely based on distorted stereotypes and is twisted by bigots too lazy or too biased to spend serious time getting to know a culture. Sure Mormons are funny; more
Davis County Clipper ( 6/18/2011 10:50:43 AM -08:00 )

The rise of the Mormons
The rise of the MormonsAre Mormons going to inherit the earth? Or at least America? It is starting to look as though they might. The Mormon church is only 181 years old, and its followers make up just 2 per cent of the US population. Yet they have an amazing number of the more ( 6/18/2011 9:31:52 AM -08:00 )

Mormon Church Wants To Convert New Yorkers
Mormon Church Wants To Convert New YorkersMormons are totally having a moment. First of all, Newsweek said so. Then The Book of Mormon won the Tony for Best Musical (even Joseph Smith got a shout-out from Trey Parker) on Sunday. And now the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has more
Gothamist ( 6/18/2011 6:03:13 AM -08:00 )