In Hindsight, the #askamormon Campaign Was Never Going to Go Well

By Chris Mills on at

There's this musical in London, called The Book of Mormon. You might've heard of it. It's not very nice to Mormons. Anyway, in an effort to hit back against the heathens, the #RealMormons have launched a #Twitter campaign (complete with a load of incredibly earnest ads on tubes and buses), all to show how great #Mormons are and how down with da kidz religion is. You don't need to be a social media expert to see where this is going.

Of course, Twitter being the cynical, mostly atheist place it is, most of the questions haven't been about Mormonism and the Church of the Latter-Day Saints; instead, they've been oh-so-subtely ripping the piss out of Mormons. Here is my hall of #askamormon fame.

ArrayGood interview question that



Probably what we're all thinking, to be fair

ArrayThat's just mean

If they can answer that, maybe I've misjudged them

ArrayPretty please?

Although there is an @askamoron account

ArrayProbably Northern line southbound

And finally, this particular gem of Gospel truth:

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