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Internet Impact on Mormons

Panel Discussion

Posted November 29th, 2015

Randy is joined by Bob, Heather, and John to discuss the impact the Internet has had on Mormons and LDS membership growth (among other topics ranging from the evolving outsider view of Mormons to the latest LDS, Inc. retrenchment via its new policy toward gay parents and their children).

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Glenn

Heather

John

Randy

Froback Friday – Religulous and Kumare

Review

Posted October 9th, 2015

The Infants review two movies about belief: Bill Mahr’s “Religulous” and Vikram Gandhi’s “Kumare.”

Bob

Glenn

Matt

Randy

Scott

Tom

Carl the Casual Satanist Episode 1: Carl Throws a Party

Minisode

Posted March 13th, 2015

Join Carl as he negotiates the angst-ridden borderlands of casual Satanism in a brand-new, ongoing series. In this installment, Carl muddles through an uncomfortable conversation about his upbringing with a new acquaintance.

Taxicab Confessional

Minisode

Posted July 16th, 2014

Glenn shares a few minor epiphanies realized today in a Taxicab with some co-workers in Tokyo.

Making Sense

Panel Discussion

Posted April 28th, 2014

What does it mean for something to “make sense” and how exactly does one navigate the waters between our thoughts, and feelings, and beliefs? Well, I suppose we could give you the answer right here in this little episode teaser blurb thingy, but then why would you listen?

Minisode – Bob’s Faith Crisis to Music

Minisode

Posted April 9th, 2014

Bob shares a few of his favorite songs, their hidden messages, and how they were (of course) written just for him and the narrative of his life. So climb in the passenger side and sing along.

Who Wrote the Book of Mormon – Part 1

Interview

Posted September 30th, 2013

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 Or did he collude with other men and plagiarize a mysterious unpublished novel?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.

An Open Invitation

Panel Discussion

Posted September 17th, 2013

Would you like to add your voice to our podcast? Several of you have said that you would. Today’s episode is dedicated to you as Tom, Randy, and Glenn discuss a hodge-podge of subjects. You won’t want to miss Tom’s biggest fantasy!

Belief-umentary: Religulous vs. Kumare

Panel Discussion

Posted September 10th, 2013

The full quorum (Bob, Glenn, Jesse, Matt, Randy, & Tom) gets together to review, discuss, and compare two movies that both try to tackle the topic of organized religion: Religulous and Kumare. They are both available via Netflix streaming, but you don’t need to see either movie to follow the discussion.

An Outsider’s View

Panel Discussion

Posted April 28th, 2013

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.