In response to:

Villaraigosa on God, Jerusalem Vote: I Definitely Heard a 2/3 Majority

Hockey Mom Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 12:15 AM
toucan1953 Wrote: 17 minutes ago (11:53 PM) I have a winter home in St. George - where I play a lot of golf. I see the "sister wives" on a daily basis. Take a trip - see it for yourself - hocky mom That explains a lot. You see the the "Sister Wives" from the Polygamist Communities of Hildale, UT, and Colorado City, AZ, where they ARE NOT members of the LDS Church, but an offshoot of it. They are NOT Mormon's, no matter what they call themselves.
toucan1953 Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 12:17 AM
Sure - sure

Whatever you say. "The Book of Mormon" says otherwise.
Hockey Mom Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 12:19 AM
Quote me your source from the BoM.
toucan1953 Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 12:33 AM
"wherfor my breathren, hear me and hearken to the word of the lord; for there shall not any man among you have save it to be on wife & concubines he shall have none...for if I will saith the lord of hosts raise up seed unto me I will command my people otherwise they shall hearken unto these things."
Hockey Mom Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 12:17 AM
The LDS Church DOES NOT practice polygamy, and hasn't since the 1890's. When it was outlawed by the First Presidency of the church.

Was Villaraigosa living in an alternate universe at the DNC, too?  When the Democrats held a voice vote to modify the platform, undoing the omission of God and Jerusalem, chaos among the delegates ensued. It was clear to anyone watching that a 2/3 majority was not reached, even after three votes were held. After the first vote the chairman began to say,  “In the opinion of the…” then he realized ‘hey, wait a minute, that wasn’t a majority’ and proceeded to finish his sentence, “let me do that again.” He did. The same thing happened and he just...