Parker and Stone’s Book of Mormon Sounds Like a Blasphemously Good Time


Vanity Fair has an in-depth look at The Book of Mormon, the new Broadway musical from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and it sounds as crazy and offensive as you would expect from these guys: “At a staged reading of the show last summer, a few songs hit such heights of offensive hilarity that they left audience members literally gasping for breath—a ‘Hakuna Matata’–style production number, in which disease-ravaged villagers lift their spirits by telling God what He can do to Himself (and in which orifices), comes to mind.”