30: Manti Te’o and Mormonism’s Relationship To Its Famous Athletes

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Troy hosts a discussion with Matthew and Brandt about the complicated relationship between Mormonism and it’s athletes, including religious pressures the athletes face and the effect of the Te’o situation on Mormonism. References Manti Te’o’s Dead Girlfriend, The Most Heartbreaking And Inspirational Story Of The College Football Season, Is A Hoax Commentary on Katie Couric’s(…)

29: Mormon Transhumanism

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Clay interviews Lincoln Cannon and James Carroll about Mormon Transhumanism. Fellow Expositor panelist, Heather, joins the conversation. References Mormon Transhumanist Association The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology – Ray Kurzweil Transcendent Man Fermi paradox

28: The District – A Mormon Expositor Review: Epilogue

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Brandt is joined by Ryan, Sara and Amy to discuss all the things they wanted to discuss at a later point, including stats, mission leadership, and exceptionalism.

27: Pants Postmortem

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Matt, Lindsay, Brandt, and Ashley rehash the “Wear Pants to Church” event and explore what that means to the future of Mormon Feminism. Mormon Women Are ‘Admired’ But Still Not Equal to Men The dignity of your womanhood… Ask a Feminist (the list Lindsay referenced regarding why many women feel unequal)

26: David Knowlton Interview at Circling the Wagons 2012

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Greg got the chance to interview Dr. David Knowlton at the Circling the Wagons conference. Sexuality, politics, sociology, and Mormons all figured in to a fascinating discussion. Circling the Wagons Website

25: An Apostate Guide to Enjoying the Holidays

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Heather, Matt, Greg, and Clay discuss the importance of the holidays from the apostate/atheist perspective. They also discuss family relationships and give their opinions on how to handle various family/holiday situations.