COVERING THE COVERAGE

Those Ultimate Christian Fighting Words

Is he going to hell?  Will I make it to heaven?  Threats of hell, alongside tremulous aspirations for heaven, have been so common throughout religious history that many people in contemporary America can hardly conceive of a Christianity without angst as a dominant...

EDITORIALS

What was Really the Choice in the 2020 Election?

As the United States finishes weathering the conclusion of this ugly presidential election, I still wonder if choosing between these two candidates was really the ultimate point (as so many of us were convinced)?  At the transformative moment in Latter-day Saint...

The Grinch Who (Almost) Stole Thanksgiving

Every Who Down in Whoville Liked Thanksgiving a lot … But staring down with a sour frown at the warm lighted windows below in their town, emerged something on Holiday Eve, snarling with a sneer.  Growling, with fingers nervously drumming, this thing said "I MUST find...

For Mature Audiences Only: Relabeling Crass Media

Movies, television shows, video games, song lyrics—all have ratings systems. Often raters, reviewers, and consumers refer to content that viewers may want to avoid as “adult,” “mature,” or “for sensitive audiences.”  Let’s stop doing that. Some of the content these...