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Make Your Voice Heard Through MormonVoices.org

You've heard it before. Mormons wear magic underwear, hide their extra wives in their closet, and believe that they will get their own planet when they die. Sigh. I've read things like this on Wikipedia, the Washington Post, the LA Times, and a number of other places where I would expect a modicum of accuracy from the writers if not from the multitude of commenters who see it as an opportunity to get to the "juicy" stuff about those weird Mormons. It has only increased in the last year and a bit that has been dubbed "the Mormon Moment".

If there is anything that I've learned from this it is the incredible amount of misinformation that is out there on the Internet about the faith that I hold dear. Truly, I've learned that lack of access to the facts of a given matter does not stop a person who wants to say something from making something up in its place. On the other hand, I've also learned that many people are more than happy to be enlighte…