The votes are nearly all in and the outcome looks certain: Reed Cowan has been voted 2009’s “Mormon of the Year” for his work directing 8: The Mormon Proposition.
Current results as of this posting are:
Reed Cowan: 51%
Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.: 17%
Harry Reid: 13%
Glenn Beck: 7%
Stephenie Meyer: 2%
Followed by a bevy of lesser-known LDS such as Donny Osmond, Orrin Hatch, Michael Otterson, Mike Leach, Elizabeth Smart, Jason Chaffetz, Elna Baker, Brandon Flowers and Heather Armstrong.
Be sure to check out the poll and commentary at the official Mormon of the Year website.
That the chance has finally come along to vote on the Mormons for a change is a welcome change. Big, big tip o’ the hat to Mormon blog Times and Seasons.