Congratulations 2017 Brodie Award Winners!!!
Congrats to the following winners and to all who participated!!
Year-long awards for people and groups:
Brodies 2017: Best New Blog/Channel/Podcast: Radio Free Mormon
Brodies 2017: Best Humor/Satire Blog/Channel/Podcast: Brother Jake
Brodies 2017: Best Mormon History Blog/Channel/Podcast: Naked Mormonism
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-Church-Info Site: MormonLeaks
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-interest Discussion Forum: r/exmormon
Brodies 2017: Best Exmormon Reddit Contributor:u/missedinsunday
Awards for Individual Works:
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-Interest Book (Fiction): The Book of Laman, by Mette Ivie Harrison
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-Interest Book (non-fiction): Michael Quinn’s Mormon Hierarchy: wealth and corporate power
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-Interest Song: Tapirback Rider, by Weird Alma
Brodies 2017: Best Poem: The War Goes On, by Clarence Tong
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-Interest Comic or Image: Mormon Merit Badges
Brodies 2017: Best Post Title: Blue balls, flaming swords and the language of coercion, by Thinker of Thoughts
Brodies 2017: Funniest Humor Piece: a tie between Evil Apostate Series, by Thoughts on Things and Stuff, and God Steps Down Amid Sexual Assault Allegations, by Tanner Gilliland
Brodies 2017: Funniest Parody: Straight Outta Cumorah, by Weird Alma
Brodies 2017: Best Metaphor/Analogy/Allegory: A Den of Thieves: The LDS LGBTQ+ Story as Currency, by Nathan K.
Brodies 2017: Best From the Pulpit Sermon: Savannah’s Testimony
Brodies 2017: Most Poignant Personal Story: Mike Norton on Mormon Stories
Brodies 2017: Best Exit Story: an email to her bishop rejects any and all callings because representing the church in any capacity would compromise her integrity, by Reddit user PlanitL
Brodies 2017: Best Life Journey Piece: a tie between A Sunday in the life of a closeted exmormon, by Reddit user my_name_is_NO, and Stepping Out of the Big Tent: The Possibility of Leaving Mormonism, by Lynette
Brodies 2017: Best Activist/Activtist Movement Within Mormonism: Protect the Children Petition by Sam Young
Brodies 2017: Best Leak or Personal Recording: Savannah’s Testimony originally released by NewNameNoah
Brodies 2017: Best LDS Church Watch Piece: Eclipsing the Truth, by Alex
Brodies 2017: Best Response to Apologetics: Response to 3Mormons on Race in Mormonism, by Thoughts on Things and Stuff
Brodies 2017: Best LDS-Culture Piece: 178 & 179: The Truths About Marital Intimacy: A Critique of Wendy Nelson’s Sex Talk: Helfer-Parker and de Azevedo-Hanks
Brodies 2017: Best History Piece: Undeniable proof that the Journal of Discourses (JoD) was/is an official church publication, by Gileriodekel
Brodies 2017: Best Scripture Study Piece: Ether 15: The End of the World As We Know It, by Alex
Brodies 2017: Best Discussion on Parenting: Taking Back My Power, by Dad’s Primal Scream
Brodies 2017: Best Discussion on Orientation: White Shirt, Black Name Tag, Big Secret, by Ellis Jeter
Brodies 2017: Best Discussion on Gender: Cheating LDS Young Women – Again, by Gina Colvin
Brodies 2017: Best Discussion on Race: Response to 3 Mormons on Race, by Thoughts on Things and Stuff
Brodies 2017: Most Insightful Commentary on the CoJCoL-dS: Face2Face series, by Thinker of Thoughts
Brodies 2017: Best Philosophical/Theological Discussion: Undue influence in general conference: obedience, by Luna Lindsey and Jonathan Streeter
Brodies 2017: Best short media presentation: Revelation Through Hallucination, by Bryce Blankenagel and Cody Noconi at the Sunstone Symposium
Brodies 2017: Best Podcast Episode: Year of Polygamy, Episode 139, Dispelling the idea that Joseph Smith fought polygamy, by Lindsay Hansen Park with John Dinger, Bryan Buchanan, and John Hatch
Brodies 2017: Best Book Review: 6 Must-Read Books for Ex-Mormons, by Samantha Shelley
To all of the winners, here’s your winner graphic that you can display on your website:
What fun that was! Thanks to all who nominated and voted — I’ve found some great new sites to follow in my own reading! 😀
To see the poll results and links to all of the nominees, look here.
Congrats to all the winners! This turned out to be an exciting awards season.
chanson, thanks a lot for the article post.Much thanks again. Fantastic.
chanson,thanks so much for the post.Much thanks again. Really Cool.
Good job everyone! If I have to see the beehive bugle get beat to a pulp, I’m glad to at least see it happen on merit.
Thanks everyone!! This has been a fun activity, and I’m glad to hear that people enjoyed it!
I am hoping to get back on track with doing SiOB regularly again soon. Thanks for everyone’s patience!