As a self-proclaimed liberal Mormon (aka: oxy-Mormon) I knew I’d be entertained at the nine-time Tony-winning “Book of Mormon” -- but I had no idea how much I’d be inspired, and yes, even proud to call these often eccentric, oddball and devout people my own.
Growing up in a very active Mormon home in Salt Lake City, Utah, I was indoctrinated with all things Latter Day Saints, including an unusual array of Jell-O salads, enough food storage to last a lifetime and the mantra “Every Mormon a Missionary."
How ironic it is that the creators of "South Park" may go down in our history as being the Best. Mormon. Missionaries. Ever. Matt Stone and Trey Parker, along with Robert Lopez, wrote the Broadway smash and 23 songs that go with it ... touching on everything from religion, a mission trip to...