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Ep. 147 – Post Truth

Oxford Dictionaries has named “Post-Truth” as the 2016 word of the year. In this podcast episode we look at the ways we left the truth behind in 2016. This has been a long time coming though and JB Shreve looks back to the culture wars of the 1990s as well as the moral philosophies of absolutes and relativism that helped us to get here.

Brainwashing in the 21st Century – Viacom

Part 2 If you are my age you remember a time when MTV actually played music videos. Today the channel is much more active in...
religious persecution

Religious Persecution in 2019 and the Double Standard

A new movie portraying Christ released on Netflix recently. In the satirical comedy The First Temptation of Christ, Jesus is portrayed returning from his...
recognizing pictures of inequality

Recognizing Pictures of Inequality

Much of the world has been captivated by natural disasters in the last few months. In the US we watched multiple and massive hurricanes...
if the nba was a national economy

If the NBA was a National Economy

I was curious how today's NBA contracts line up to national economies in the world. What would it look like if the NBA was a national economy?
Top 5 Movies of 2019

Episode 214: Top 5 Movies of 2019

What were your top 5 movies from 2019? In today’s podcast episode we look back on the year and discuss what our favorite movies...
divided we stand

Divided We Stand

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.” Abraham Lincoln   Yesterday’s podcast episode (11/9/16) looked at the issue of social divisions in America that have been...
erasing history

Erasing History

The establishment of the permitted narrative is the telling of history itself and it tells a lot about our own modern society. The efforts to hide parts of our history are not simply to protect us but to tell a new story and define a new future. It is a strategy that has been used before and it has always led to disastrous results.
divided america

The Fractured States of America

This is our America. This is why we are growing more stressed out and frustrated every day. It is why we are avoiding each other more and isolating to our corners of the fractured pieces of American identity and ideology. It is why the echo chambers of political perspective are gaining ground and influence but independent thought and the peacemakers are losing ground.

Coming of Age in the 2010’s – A Personal Review of the Decade

In the spring of 2010, dressed in an oversized purple graduation gown, I somewhat gracefully walked across the stage as a high school graduate....