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If T&S is running Mormon of the Year, it must be time for the BCC Boggs-Doniphan Award for the non-Mormon with the biggest impact on Mormonism in 2009, be it positive (Doniphan) or negative (Boggs).
Let’s discuss candidates and we’ll vote later.
Stephen Colbert: high-profile coverage of Mormons on several issues.
Rupert Murdoch: continuing to provide Glenn Beck a platform.
Color of Change: successfully lobbying many of Beck’s sponsors to pull out.
Andrew Sullivan: kindly giving the church props for supporting the SLC anti-discrimination law.
City of Rome: (maybe) allowing a temple to be built there.
Fred Karger: suing us all the time.
ACLU lawyers: successfully defending ProtectMarriage from having to turn over all internal documents relating to Prop 8 campaign.
Helen Radkey: continues to trawl Family Search to find Jews.