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Ep 457 – Matt’s NEW PPI – Part 1

Interview

Posted February 25th, 2018

What is it like recognizing that you were part of a cult and are now playing for the other team?  No, I’m not taking about religion.  I’m talking about Matt’s experience as a sex crimes prosecutor and now as a criminal defense attorney.  Big things are brewing in Matt’s Long’s world.  You will be hearing about them soon enough, but for now, let’s catch up with Matt in a new and improved Personal Priesthood Interview (PPI).

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Ep 438 – The Religious Influence on my Life

Interview

Posted January 30th, 2018

Tom sits down with his oldest daughter who wrote an essay for a college class titled, “The Religious Influence on my Life.” She talks and writes about the shift her life took when her father came out to her as an unbeliever.

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Ep 433 – EDM Music & Culture: The Calderwood’s Path to Healing and Connection

Interview

Posted January 7th, 2018

How do you heal after an excommunication? Matt talks with Carson and Marisa Calderwood about finding healing and community through EDM music and culture.

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Ep 424 – Weird Alma

Interview

Posted November 22nd, 2017

Tom and Matt are joined by Eric Herman, also known as Weird Alma. Eric talks about his journey from addiction, joining the church, and then eventually leaving. We also talk about some of the songs on his parody album, “Straight Outta Cumorah.” Eric is a musician who focuses on creating music for kids.

http://www.EricHermanMusic.com
http://www.WeirdAlma.com
http://www.EricEndres.com

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Ep 411 – Grudges Part 2

Interview

Posted October 6th, 2017

Tom talks with his wife about a grudge she held for a very long time with her sister, and how she deals with that today.

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Ep 405 – Mormonleaks: Privacy Pratt Revealed

Interview

Posted October 1st, 2017

Matt and Tom sit down with the mormonleaks guys, Ryan and Ethan, as they update us on what’s been going on in the world of Mormon leaks.

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Ep 395 – Joseph Smith: Space Cowboy

Interview

Posted August 20th, 2017

Did Joseph Smith use homeopathic hallucinogenics to enhance the religious experience of his early mormon followers? Naked Mormonism’s Bryce Blankenagel joins Glenn, Matt, and guest panelists Lindsey and Micah to sift through the historical evidence. Or clues. Or whatnot.

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Ep 390 – Andrew’s Court of Love

Interview

Posted July 30th, 2017

Heather leads Randy and Jake through a spectacular interview with National Geographic travel writer Andrew Evans. Andrew is a former Mormon who was excommunicated for his sexuality. He tells that story in his new book “The Black Penguin.” Heather, Randy, Jake, and Andrew take turns dramatizing key moments from the book. This is an incredible episode of Infants on Thrones. You won’t want to miss it.

Here is a video we made of the dramatized portions of this episode:

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Ep 382 – Dr. Wendy and the Perfectionsim

Interview

Posted July 2nd, 2017

Glenn and Tom are joined by listener and licensed therapist Dr. Wendy to discuss a BYU article on Perfectionism (yes, it is intentionally misspelled in the title, cuz that is so incrdbly hillaryous) and to pitch an idea for a possible new series that may or may not be the best thing since self-slicing bread.

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Ep 381 – Bill Reel and Spiritual Abuse

Interview

Posted June 24th, 2017

What is Spiritual Abuse and when is enough enough? Bill Reel, faithful active host of the Mormon Discussion podcast, joins Glenn, Tom and Matt to discuss the finer points of head-butting dense brick walls.

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