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  • 033 – Mormon Miasmic Mirages

    How many more crazy things can we talk about in Mormon history that have been summarily ignored by modern leaders, many of which active (and former) members are completely unaware?

  • 032 – Perishing Parishes

    There have been many anecdotes presented about the growth of the church over the decades. The real statistics may surprise you.

  • 031 – Calamitous Cop-Outs

    There’s a culture of cop-outs given by leaders and members of the church to address some of life’s difficult situations. We discuss some of these, and offer some alternative, potentially […]

  • 030 – HaPenis Letter

    Many members of the church have heard the first few lines of the infamous “Happiness Letter”, but rarely have they heard the rest of the letter, where it came from, […]

  • 029 – The One True Splinter Church

    Did you know there was a “succession crisis” after the death of Joseph Smith Jr., that several splinters emerged, and that the LDS church today is just one of those? […]

  • 028 – Alias Smith and Jones

    There was a western genre TV series in the 70’s called Alias Smith and Jones, about two outlaws who were on the run. In this episode, Dave and Mike talk […]

  • 027 – Cracker Jack Surprise

    Those listeners who are old enough to remember the caramel popcorn treat called “Cracker Jack” will also recall that there was a toy “surprise” inside every box. In this episode, […]

  • 026 – AbraSPAM

    Have you had your daily helping of SPAM? How about your regular dose of translated Egyptian scrolls that… well… really weren’t “translated”?

  • 025 – By the Gift and Power of Fraud

    In this week’s episode, Dave and Mike talk about the brilliant (or not-so-brilliant) fraud that was manifested by Joseph Smith in the creation of the Book of Mormon. We pick […]

  • 024 – Cherry Picking Includes the Pits, Part 2

    Here’s the conclusion to the two-part episode, where Dave and Mike explore some of the more interesting parts of Mormon history.