In Utah, British flags burn
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|Further fallout for headlife's posting of this cartoon of the Mormon prophet Joseph Smith digging for the Gold Plates:|
Infuriated at this blasphemy, angry Mormons have protested outside the British consulate in Salt Lake City, demanding that the British government distance itself from this blog. Some protesters burned the British flag and copies of the Harry Potter books.
Supermarkets across Utah have removed McVities' Hob Nobs from their shelves.
"We will not allow our Prophet to be insulted in this way," said one protester.