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Ep 24 – Who Wrote the Book of Mormon – Part 1
Who wrote the Book of Mormon? Did Joseph Smith really translate an ancient record from golden plates through the power of God? Did he simply make up the story himself? Or did he collude with other men and plagiarize a mysterious unpublished novel? In part one of this three part series, Glenn and Randy interview historian John Hamer to discuss the theory of Joseph Smith as sole author.
Ep 19 – Navel Gazing
The full quorum (Bob, Glenn, Jesse, Matt, Randy, & Tom) gets together to discuss the first year of Infants on Thrones. They start with a panel discussion to review listener feedback followed by an update from each as to where they stand with the Mormon Church.
Ep 19 – Manacled Mormon in Sex Chains
Glenn, Tom, Jesse, and Randy have a panel discussion centered around the movie “Tabloid” which tells the story of an eccentric woman who kidnaps the Mormon missionary of her dreams. They are later joined by Matt to discuss the legal implications of the event.
Ep 18 – Confessions of a Mormon Swinger Part 2
Matt, Glenn, Bob, and Randy have a panel discussion about Mormons and swingers. They are joined by a Mormon swinger named Jay who previously shared his story of becoming a swinger after having been an active Mormon for most of his life.
Ep 17 – Confessions of a Mormon Swinger Part 1
Glenn interviews a swinger who shares his story of how he and his wife decided to become swingers after having both been active Mormons for most of their lives.
Ep 16 – For Our Day
Glenn, Jesse, Tom, and Randy discuss a new film put out by the Joseph Smith Foundation (a group of active Mormons) entitled “For Our Day: Prophetic Parallels in the Book of Mormon.”
Ep 15 – An Outsider’s View
Glenn, Jesse, and Randy discuss how outsiders think of Mormonism and how Mormons tend to react. Clips from Richard Dawkins, Brandon Flowers, Julia Sweeney, David Cross, and South Park are included and discussed throughout.
Ep 14 – The Signs of the Times
Glenn sets the stage with an introduction to the religious concept of The Signs of the Times and Mormonism’s version of it. Then Bob and Logan discuss how they remember learning about this doctrine while growing up together in Utah. And finally, Glenn, Bob, Tom, and Jesse are joined by Mike Tannehill for an epic panel discussion that covers everything we should expect before the end of the world.
- Bob and Logan’s podcast Practically Ideal (also on iTunes)
- Bruce R. McConkie’s Mormon Doctrine
- Duane S. Crowther’s Prophecy: Key To The Future
Ep 13 – The Gospel
Glenn interviews “Brother Jake” who has a new YouTube video out called “Brother Jake Explains: The Gospel.” What is “The Gospel?” Is it simple or complex? Brother Jake explains and then Glenn discusses “The Gospel” with Infant regulars Randy and Tom.
Check out “Brother Jake Explains: The Gospel” on YouTube here.
Ep 12 – The Mormon Psychic Part 2
Glenn continues the conversation with Christa, a Mormon Psychic. He is then joined by Jesse and Bob who take issue with the Mormon Psychic premise followed by another panel discussion with Matt, Randy, and Melissa with a fun tangent in between on the philosophies of dualism vs. materialism. Christa then answers some questions brought up by listeners.