40671

"Stranger Things" + 9 Other Funniest Mormon Mentions on TV Shows

by | Oct. 30, 2017

HumorFun

For those of you that might have binge-watched a little of Netflix's hit show Stranger Things this weekend leading up to Halloween, you couldn't have missed the hilarious way the writers wove Mormons into the plotline.

At a point when Lucas comes to visit Max at her home, she tells her angry brother she was out talking to "Mormons, talkative ones."

WARNING: The following video contains a mild profanity:

Mormon punchlines on television shows are nothing new. In fact, it's not too hard to stumble across a joke or two. Sometimes a show gets us wrong, while other times, they're spot-on. So without further ado, here's a list of nine times The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been mentioned on a television program.

And no, general conference doesn't count.

The Office

After Meredith's drunken antics at an office party get out of hand, her boss, Michael, calls an impromptu intervention--and gets his materials from what sounds like lds.org.

9 Funniest Mormon Mentions on TV Shows

Images from nbc.com

Michael: Meredith, have you ever used alcohol to alter your mood or deliberately change your state of mind?

Meredith: Sure.

Michael: Do you sometimes have a drink to celebrate a special occasion or mark a holiday?

Meredith: Obviously.

Michael: Have you ever, under the influence of alcohol, questioned the teachings of the Mormon Church?

Oscar: [bewildered] Where did you get this?

Michael: I got it on a website. That's not important.

Comments and feedback can be sent to feedback@ldsliving.com