Our own regular cinema contributor Eric D. Snider -- an active LDS church member, for what it's worth -- has weighed in on the hyperbole, hypocrisy and other assorted absurdities of the current kerfuffle in his current self-Web-published "Snide Remarks" column. It's one of the more bracing, honest -- and funny -- looks at the subject we've seen. (Scott Renshaw)
Monday, November 17, 2008
Snider on the Great 8 Debate
Yes, we've all been quite serious about the brouhaha between gay rights activists and Mormons in the wake of Proposition 8 passing in California. But every once in a while, one needs a bracing dose of politically-incorrect satire as a reminder that no one has a monopoly on sanctimony.