Month: March 2010

Episode #07 – Devil’s Food Cake

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP07_Devils_Food_Cake.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:55 — 58.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSDo that home teaching, son! SLC is the “least crazy” city in the United States.  Clearly these people have never been to The Avenues. The Pope puts the hammer down on abuse. Glenn Beck puts the hammer down on other Christians. And lastly, everyone needs a Top 10 list – even Deseret Book (Sheri Dew to the max!) Linkage: SLC isn’t crazy!!! “Glenn Beck doesn’t speak for the Mormons I know” The Troubles (non-Northern Ireland variety) Deseret Book’s Top 10....

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Episode #06 – Bend It Like Beck

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP06_Bend_It_Like_Beck.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:20 — 53.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSGlenn Beck faux pa, Earthquakes getting crazy, and San Francisco is like Fox News – Fair and Balanced. Glenn Beck, why you so crazy, son?  Geoff picks a bone with Glenn.  Al tries to defend him with a half hearted argument, and in the end both agree, this was a stupid argument for Glenn to pick. Earthquakes are a little out of control- just a little?  A lot out of control. And who thought we’d (actually, Al, Geoff did think)ever applaud San Francisco for making the right choice, but Bravo you BART-using, communist-loving city/county. Lastly for your entertainment, we give you a ‘Tagimony’ we’d like to see more spray painted faces of prophets on the subway walls.  Monson 4EVA! Show notes for this week – New York Times response to Glenn Beck’s ‘leave your church bit’ Earthquake Graphs from US Geological Society Earthquake Data from US Geological Society Foreign Missionaries ousted from Mongolia “Under God” allowed in pledge of allegiance per San Francisco court Spain Mission Boundaries realigned Disclaimer, we’re not affiliated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.   We are just happy Mormon dudes offering up a weekly commentary on Mormonness/Mormondom/Mormanity/Mo’ Money Mo’...

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Episode #05 – We Are Mo-Sure Approved!

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP05_We_Are_Mo-Sure_Approved.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:22 — 55.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSKosher?  Halal?  Mo-Sure! Celebrities to Osmonds: You are evil BYUSSR – Don’t ask questions.  Just be happy we exist. Show Notes: Mormanity and the brilliant equivalent to kosher foods for Mormons Rosanne Baar blames the Mormon Church/homophobia for death of Marie Osmond’s son Daily Universe attacks BYUSA’s allegedly monstrous budget Best response ever: Erik Hatch, we salute your ignorance! More comments International Students...

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Episode #04 – Ode to Uncle Jesse (Fleming)

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP04_Ode_to_Uncle_Jesse_Fleming.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:07 — 55.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSInternational Students vs. Church Educational System – Cage Match to the Death!, Mormon mention in PRI’s This American Life radio show, Olympic hoo rah!, and your favorite conference food?  Really? Show Notes – International Students vs CES debate Petition to CES from international students Outrageous Jim Crow accusation This American Life Episode with Mormon Story (second story) Mormon reporting asks “What’s your favorite conference snack And...

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