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Ep 557 – Shame Follow-up with Dr. Colton Miller

Panel Discussion

Posted December 2nd, 2018

Dr. Colton Miller returns to Infants on Thrones to walk Tom and Matt through his professional reactions to last week’s episode on shame. Most important takeaway: shame is what happens when a person confuses doing a bad thing with BEING a bad person. Listen to hear more.

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Ep 553 – The Ex’d Files: Bill Reel’s Excommunication – The Morning After

Interview

Posted November 28th, 2018

Bill Reel talks to Glenn and Tom about what it was like to be excommunicated last night in St. George, Utah. He also teases some things that might be coming next. Will we get another Excommunication sing-a-long from this? Stay tuned…

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Ep 542 – Shame

Panel Discussion

Posted November 18th, 2018

Matt is joined by Tom and Kristin to apologize for his treatment of Sam Young and to talk about Shame.

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Ep 534 – The Psychological Impact of Mormonism

Interview

Posted November 3rd, 2018

Glenn and Tom sit down with licensed Psychologist Colton Miller to discuss the psychological impact of Mormonism.

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Ep 529 – Sam Young Interview – Post Mortem

Panel Discussion

Posted October 21st, 2018

Tom and Matt are joined by Jake and Glenn to reflect on our recent Sam Young interview and the polarizing impact it had on all of us.

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Ep 528 – A Manual for Creating Atheists, Part 5 – Mormon Missionaries

Panel Discussion

Posted October 17th, 2018

What happens when a Street Epistemologist sits down to atheist-convert two Mormon Missionaries who have sat down to Mormon-convert him?  It’s a wild wacky panel discussion full of laughs and groans and cognitive distortions of all shapes and sizes.  Enjoy.

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Ep 527 – Jane and Emma the Movie: A Conversation with Screenwriter Melissa Leilani Larson

Interview

Posted October 12th, 2018

Glenn and Tom sit down (once again…) with Melissa Leilani Larson to discuss the movie Jane and Emma, showing in select theaters in Utah Oct 12-14, 2018.  Go see it if you can!

Lindsay Hanson Park also provides a review of the film, and Glenn includes two bonus easter eggs: 1) an interview with Mel from 9 years ago about her play “Little Happy Secrets” and 2) the audioplay version of “Little Happy Secrets.”

Enjoy!

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Ep 526 – Sam Young

Interview

Posted October 8th, 2018

Matt and Tom sit down with Sam Young to discuss his goals in protecting children, the effectiveness of his approach, and next steps post-excommunication.

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Ep 524 – Believing Parents

Panel Discussion

Posted September 30th, 2018

How do you relate to believing parents when it is clear that you no longer believe in many things that are most important to them?  Would you give your believing father a priesthood blessing even after resigning from the Mormon church?  Matt and his wife Kristin talk to Tom about the difficulty of connecting and communicating with our believing parents and share a recent example of a challenging but incredibly rewarding act of love.  Matt’s “So Many Later’s” Spotify Playslist.

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Ep 523 – Smackdown: A Manual for Creating Atheists, Part 4 – RELATIVISM

Smackdown

Posted September 23rd, 2018

What is relativism?  Is it okay for anyone to believe anything that they want?  Where do you draw the line between what is okay to critique and what is off limits?  Today Glenn, Matt, Tom, Delany, and Chelsea discuss RELATIVISM.

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