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Letter: Call it ‘same-religion-attraction’ disorder
First Published Aug 13 2014 04:12 pm • Last Updated Aug 13 2014 04:12 pm

I am sure you have been deluged with acerbic letters raising a million reasons why your editorial on the appointment of a non-Mormon to the state Supreme Court be made ("Utah high court needs religious diversity," August 10).

And while you chose to call Utah a theocracy, I’d feel more comfortable using "same-religion-attraction" disorder.

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But I think you could have avoided the sanctimonious by alternatively stating, "We’d prefer the next justice to not believe in magic."

Michael Petersen

Cottonwood Heights




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