Fix It!

I don’t know about you, but I think Kenan Thompson of SNL fame is one of the most talented people they have right now. And as I consider the terrible tragedies that happen around the world: Kenya in 2015, the refugees from all over for the last decade, the...

Why I’m Christian and Unaffiliated

Spoiler alert: I’m Mormon. This is about my faith. *     *     * I’m close friends with some very faithful, wonderful people who, go figure, are also Mormons. Their influence on my life is of such indescribable value that I will forever be a devoted, loyal...

Did the Cult Really Suck? (Part 2)

Sorry. It took longer than a few days to get this next post up. If you saw the comment an old friend made on the first post in this series, you know he asked some good questions. If not, here is what he asked: “I would like to know about how “the cult” — meaning...

Did the Cult Really Suck? (Part 1)

It turns out that, aside from movie reviews, the last series of posts about Hotness and me were pretty much the most popular pages on this site recently. Given this, I’ve decided to work on another short series in which I will explore whether or not the cult...

In Defense of Utah

I posted a Twitter update the other day that set me to thinking. Yes, I know, I probably ought to think BEFORE I tweet, but really, who does that? (Disclaimer: This is a long post. Save yourself and find hilarity here, if you know what’s good for you.) In any...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series