However much designed to offend, The Book of Mormon delivers human warmth along with its calculated irreverence.
Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where the rules are all made up and the points don't matter. We started the week off right by fantasizing about who we'd most like to eat lunch with. My pick? Summer Glau. And the fantasy lunch would be maybe a couple oysters, and then str ... More >>
Readers react to dramatic high society tale
Mason Lankford said, "There will come a day when we forget the Rapture ever even happened," but Rocks Off is keeping an eye out for signs of our impending Armageddon. Matt Stone and Trey Parker of South Park fame are currently enjoying righteous success on Broadway with their musical The Boo ... More >>
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Houston's Daniel Shea thinks Joseph Ratzinger has a lot to answer for if he'd talk.
Roland Emmerich, who never met a plot hole he couldn't fill with explosions and shitty dialogue, tells us there's one place we won't see bite the big one in his upcoming movie 2012: [T]he 53-year-old director had wanted to demolish the Kaaba, the iconic cube-shaped structure in the Grand Mos ... More >>
Janet Napolitanos sorry service in Arizona makes her a terrible choice for Homeland Security secretary.
Seven months have passed since the polygamist raid in Eldorado, but the effects linger
The author of The 19th Wife reads from his best-selling book
Polygamists live in a compound on our state's dry western plains
OrchestraX scratches out a performance with MystiQuintet
Suddenly Unexpected features Mormon characters, so it just might turn a profit
Neil LaBute tries to be nice but comes off very savage
Puppets of The Mauist make a zany pursuit toward their gods
Some Houstonians say monogamy doesn't work for them. They don't cheat. They don't swing. They do have more than one spouse at a time. And the whole family knows about it.
One Texas hula school proves to skeptical islanders that dancers do sometimes wear socks
SLC Punk! shows young rebels, but not their relevance