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« on: January 28, 2012, 08:55:32 pm »
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Assuming Mitt wins the election, will the Mormon Tabernacle Choir be singing at his inauguration?

Please discuss.
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« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2012, 08:58:08 pm »
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If Romney wins, a choir of angels will descend from the heavens, singing his praises from on high.
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« Reply #2 on: January 28, 2012, 08:58:29 pm »
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No, but JFK will be kissing the Pope's ring.
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« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2012, 10:10:41 pm »
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Why not? They're rather good, and I'm sure the President is allowed that modicum of religious expression.
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« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2012, 10:18:26 pm »
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Hopefully.  They're excellent.
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« Reply #5 on: January 28, 2012, 10:21:31 pm »
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Knowing Romney, probably, not till his second inauguration.
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« Reply #6 on: January 28, 2012, 11:11:50 pm »
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Knowing Romney, probably, not till his second inauguration.

America can only hope there will be a second Romney inauguration.
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« Reply #7 on: January 29, 2012, 12:39:21 am »
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I fucjing hope not, we mIght as well light the constitution aflame in that case!!!
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« Reply #8 on: January 29, 2012, 12:51:05 am »
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If not, they should.

Hell, they should even if Obama wins.
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« Reply #9 on: January 29, 2012, 12:54:38 am »
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I hope Mitt gives all men in this country 2 wives when he's inaugurated!
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« Reply #10 on: January 29, 2012, 12:58:35 am »
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I fucjing hope not, we mIght as well light the constitution aflame in that case!!!

I don't believe a musical performance ignites the constitution, especially since their recording have included "Born Free."

They are excellent.
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« Reply #11 on: January 29, 2012, 01:22:31 am »
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I like all of the drunk posting on here tonight! But seriously, let's not give these creatures any more publicity if we can help it.
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« Reply #12 on: January 29, 2012, 02:04:17 am »
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I hope Mitt gives all men in this country 2 wives when he's inaugurated!

me too bro, me too
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« Reply #13 on: January 29, 2012, 02:57:23 am »
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Why aren't there any Mormon hardcore bands?
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« Reply #14 on: January 29, 2012, 10:36:33 am »
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Why aren't there any Mormon hardcore bands?

Because hardcore is sh**t.
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« Reply #15 on: January 29, 2012, 10:44:58 am »
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Obviously not. Romney is doing his best to avoid the topic of his religion. Unusual for a Republican, but a politician's gotta do what he has to do. I'm more interested to see if he's gonna have to give an speech equivalent to JFK's about seperation of church and state. The whole issue is such a hornet's nest for Romney, and he's wise to avoid it as much as possible. I doubt that many voters even know that he is a Mormon anyway. And it's not like any of his opponents are going to point it out. Better not to give that inconvenient truth any publicity.
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« Reply #16 on: January 29, 2012, 10:50:53 am »
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Why aren't there any Mormon hardcore bands?

Because hardcore is sh**t.

So you think Mormons are more likely to have "good" taste in music than atheists or Christians?
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« Reply #17 on: January 29, 2012, 01:29:21 pm »
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Why not? They're rather good, and I'm sure the President is allowed that modicum of religious expression.
No, but JFK will be kissing the Pope's ring.
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« Reply #18 on: January 29, 2012, 01:49:15 pm »
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Why aren't there any Mormon hardcore bands?

Because hardcore is sh**t.

So you think Mormons are more likely to have "good" taste in music than atheists or Christians?

I think atheists and Christians are more likely to have 'bad' taste in music than many other religious groups.
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« Reply #19 on: January 29, 2012, 04:04:03 pm »
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Why aren't there any Mormon hardcore bands?

Because hardcore is sh**t.

So you think Mormons are more likely to have "good" taste in music than atheists or Christians?

Jews probably have the best taste in music, followed by Lutherans and Catholics.

I'm not Jewish, Lutheran, or Roman Catholic.
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« Reply #20 on: January 29, 2012, 04:25:44 pm »
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This:

If not, they should.

Hell, they should even if Obama wins.

And this:

Why aren't there any Mormon hardcore bands?

Because hardcore is sh**t.
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« Reply #21 on: January 29, 2012, 11:57:48 pm »
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The religious groups with the best musical taste are "spiritual but not religious", atheist/agnostic and unaffiliated Christians.

The groups with the worst taste are fundies, Mormons and black churches. Non-purely nominal Catholics are pretty bad too, as are Satanists (jokingly or not), or anything pagan-esque, as these tend to like metal.
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« Reply #22 on: January 30, 2012, 12:02:51 am »
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If not, they should.

Hell, they should even if Obama wins.

This. MoTab isn't affiliated with the LDS church, btw.
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« Reply #23 on: January 30, 2012, 12:10:02 am »
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Black churches have awesome taste in music. Agreed on white fundamentalists.

I think there's more overlap between 'spiritual but not religious' and neopagan than you're making there out to be, and I don't associate either with particularly liking metal, except for Norse neopagans who in my limited experience appear to be into folk metal, some of which is actually pretty good.
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« Reply #24 on: January 30, 2012, 12:11:51 am »
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I put in Mormon Tabernacle Choir into YouTube and this is the first video I got: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4BWhvIlFVE

Bleh. Ugh.

Anti-Mormon hardcore > Mormon Tabernacle Choir
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