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Weekly Wrap 10.3.14: The 10 Best Stories You Missed This Week
Originally Posted: 10/03/2014 - 3:55pm | Type: Blog

1. The Strange Nostalgia of ‘Left Behind’ The rapture movie (out in theaters today) is—to borrow a phrase—neither hot nor cold. So why the re-make? We take a crack at answering. ...

Brigham Young Would Break the Mormons’ No-Beard Rule
Originally Posted: 04/02/2013 - 3:32pm | Type: Blog

If they were alive today, nearly half the presidents of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — from Brigham Young in the 19th century through George Albert Smith in the 1940s — would be forbidden fr ...

BYU Students Pushing for Caffeinated Sodas
Originally Posted: 09/18/2012 - 2:21pm | Type: Blog

Caffeine-craving students at Brigham Young University are pushing the Mormon-owned school to change its stance on cola drinks. Caffeine-craving students at Brigham Young Universit ...

Mormon Women Seeking Middle Ground to Greater Equality
Originally Posted: 08/20/2012 - 2:59pm | Type: Blog

Some Mormon women are not pushing for ordination, but they crave a more engaged and visible role for women in the Mormon church. SALT LAKE CITY — For some Mormon feminists, there ...