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On the Heels of Hatch’s Hanukkah Song, the Ballad of Mormon by a Jew

By Allison Gaudet Yarrow

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Thanks, Orrin Hatch for the most publicized (first-ever?) Mormon-rendered Hanukkah Song. Conan’s self-proclaimed only Jew Max Weinberg returned the favor last night with a little ditty for the Mormon community to sing at Christmas time. Doubt they will though, since its purpose is to count all the ways in which the singers know nothing about Mormonism besides the names of celebrity Mormons like Katherine Heigl and Mitt Romney:

Correction Mon. Dec 28, 2009

There's a passage in the Book of Mormon's book of Mormon, which states that the Jews killed Jesus. When will someone ask the Mormon politicos about it? Imagine if McCain had held his nose and picked Romney. Picture Lieberman doing something worse than his healthcare position. Maybe their titular head will have a vision and change this (like blacks entering the priesthood).

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