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November 23, 2020 01:00 PM MST
If one were to pass by 14-year-old Ingrid Ochoa's bedroom on any given day, they probably would hear the distinct clicking of a typewriter.
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April 20, 2020 07:01 PM MDT
If you read the comics each day, you may have noticed a familiar name in Monday’s paper—David A. Bednar.
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February 24, 2020 04:00 PM MST
Editor's note: "Start with a Smile" is a weekly Monday feature that starts the week off with family-friendly content. This article was originally published in November 2017.
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August 29, 2019 01:30 PM MDT
Captain America, the Silver Surfer, Black Panther, Flash, Batman, Aquaman—and now Joseph Smith. These are some of the epic characters artist Sal Velluto has depicted in his career.
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By  LDS Living
July 30, 2019 05:36 PM MDT
Need a laugh or a really good pun to boost your spirits? Here are some hilarious memes and tweets that celebrate all the best—and the most awkward—in Latter-day Saint culture.
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By  LDS Living
June 20, 2019 12:17 PM MDT
June—the month where Facebook seems to nearly burst with engagement announcements, first-look videos, and calls for mailing addresses.
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April 24, 2019 10:00 PM MDT
What might the world look like if the Avengers were actually Latter-day Saints? Here are just a few possible scenarios you might run into:
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December 10, 2018 06:32 PM MST
After his nationally syndicated cartoon was canceled, Val Chadwick Bagley wondered if his cartooning career was over. That is until he stumbled across a scripture while in the temple.
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By  LDS Living
November 22, 2018 03:00 PM MST
You can't have a happy Thanksgiving without a little bit of laughter. So sit back and enjoy these hilarious Latter-day Saint comics by Arie Van De Graaff as you get ready to celebrate Turkey Day with your family.
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November 12, 2018 06:24 PM MST
Superhero creator Stan Lee was a titan of comic book history. The 95-year-old former editor-and-chief of Marvel Comics was known for his powerful writing and unlimited imagination.
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October 18, 2018 01:34 PM MDT
Instead of candy, we have a special Halloween treat for you that won't give you a sugar hangover the next morning. Check out these hilarious Latter-day Saint comics by Arie Van De Graaff and Kevin Beckstrom that are simply spooktacular!
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August 30, 2018 12:02 PM MDT
Marvel's recent issue of the Amazing Spider-Man contained a reference to anti-Latter-day Saint literature, a reference the company said was made "without awareness."
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By  LDS Living
July 24, 2018 08:23 AM MDT
This year, celebrate our LDS pioneer heritage with a good laugh at these 14 hilarious pioneer-based comics and memes.
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July 21, 2018 12:00 PM MDT
For those who regularly read the Pickles comic strip, you might have noticed the tell-tale signs that its creator, Brian Crane, is a Mormon.
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By  LDS Living
July 04, 2018 01:05 PM MDT
"The only way to get through life is to laugh your way through it. You either have to laugh or cry. I prefer to laugh. Crying gives me a headache," Sister Marjorie Hinckley told a writer with the Liahona."If we can’t laugh at life, we are in big trouble."
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July 04, 2018 12:00 PM MDT
Aside from fascinating Mormon-influenced comic characters, there are also many interesting LDS artists who shape the comic book industry behind the scenes.
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May 30, 2018 09:12 AM MDT
This article originally ran in LDS Living in 2015. In celebration of the 70th anniversary of Charlie Brown's first mention in a comic strip on May 30, 1948, we wanted to share Charles M. Schulz's legacy of faith with our readers.
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May 14, 2018 03:00 PM MDT
Do you ever remember those moments from your mission you felt were so iconic, so perfect, so funny, so unexpected, or so off-the-wall you felt like something out of a comic book? Well, 30 returned missionaries recently came together to create the very first book-length collection of missionary comics showing moments they would never forget.
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By  LDS Living
March 28, 2018 02:23 PM MDT
Ready for conference yet? Though we always look forward to the inspiring words from our living prophet and apostles, there is also a humorous side to some of our general conference traditions. Check out these hilarious comics from LDS artists.
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By  LDS Living
January 18, 2018 02:46 PM MST
Need some comic relief? Check out these 15 super funny Mormon cartoons by Arie Van De Graaff that are sure to give you a laugh.
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November 09, 2017 06:09 PM MST
The Golden Plates comic series, originally a Book of Mormon adaptation project started by Michael Allred in the early 2000s, was recently updated and made re-available online at LDS Ideas. Andrew Knaupp, who worked on revamping the series for digital format, found that immersing himelf in the project gave him unique insights regarding Joseph Smith's translation process and the stories within The Book of Mormon.
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By  LDS Living
October 13, 2017 05:45 PM MDT
If the candy, costumes, and decorations haven't already tipped you off, you might have noticed Halloween is just around the corner.
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September 25, 2017 03:42 PM MDT
Imagine you're trying to kill some time before the midnight showing of the latest Avengers installment, so you and your friends decide to brush up on your superhero trivia by skimming through the classic comics you love just as much now as when you were 7 years old.
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By  LDS Living
September 15, 2017 01:56 PM MDT
Did you know laughter makes you more attractive, relieves stress, strengthens relationships, and burns calories?
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July 17, 2017 02:40 PM MDT
A Latter-day Saint detective from Salt Lake City, Utah, Spider-Man character Jacob Raven knows his fair share of tragedy. Having a prominent Mormon character in a major Marvel comic book is interesting in and of itself, but a fascinating aspect of Jacob Raven is how he becomes a Job-like character in Spider-Man and how he relies on his faith to keep him going.
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July 01, 2017 05:00 AM MDT
Captain Canuck—the Canadian superhero who has his own stamp, maple syrup, TV series, and even an upcoming movie.
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By  LDS Living
June 05, 2017 09:00 AM MDT
We love our Mormon culture, but many of the things we do are just unusual enough that they can be pulled into a really good cartoon. Here are a few from some of our favorite LDS cartoonists that are sure to make you laugh out loud!
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By  LDS Living
May 19, 2017 04:34 PM MDT
When Arie Van De Graaff was a missionary in the MTC, he drew a cartoon missionary on the outside of each envelope he mailed home. The response from his family was so positive that he was soon including a cartoon strip inside the envelope with every letter home. Since then, Van De Graaff has created hundreds of gags celebrating the LDS culture. He uses his art to entertain his wife and four children and is regularly featured in the New Era and the Friend magazines.
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By  LDS Living
March 13, 2017 03:40 PM MDT
From technology glitches to last-minute speakers, sacrament meeting talks don't always go as smoothly as planned.
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February 09, 2017 04:07 PM MST
Whether you're married, single, or somewhere in between, I'm sure you can relate to these Mormon comics by Arie Van De Graaff that hilariously show the frustrations and joys of finding true love.
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December 21, 2016 01:50 PM MST
Tis the season to be merry. In order to help you have a more holly, jolly Christmas, we've compiled a little bit of Mormon humor with these 15 hilarious Christmas comics from Arie Van De Graff.
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By  LDS Living
July 13, 2016 03:59 PM MDT
Need a little laugh to help boost your spirits? Well here are some great Mormon comics that every Latter-day Saint can relate to from Honest Jon's blog and Honest Jon Comics' Facebook page.
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November 23, 2015 02:46 PM MST
MR says: How many of you returned missionaries can relate to these amazing drawings and comics of what mission life is really like?
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November 06, 2015 04:00 PM MST
MR says: Many BYU graduates and Latter-day Saints have been working diligently on the Peanuts movie, which came out November 6, taking on the task of creating Snoopy's fantasy world and Charlie Brown in 3D.
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