Orrin Hatch: Mormon Senator, Jewish Lyricist

Orrin Hatch, the senior senator from Utah and a Mormon, recently composed lyrics to the upbeat, insanely catchy holiday song, "Eight Days of Hanukkah." Not that there's anything wrong with that, of course; Irving Berlin, after all, wrote "White Christmas." And Jesus himself was a Jew, don't forget. The senator collaborated with Jewish composer ... See the Rest