What’s Up, Doc?

I’m about to make a BIG statement. The 1972 film What’s Up, Doc? may be the greatest comedy ever made. Now from what I can tell, most people will say “huh?” For one, a lot of people don’t know any movies older than the 80s or 90s. If...

Boxers and Saints by Gene Yang

Gene Yang is brilliant. He’s an award winning artist and writer whose famous word American Born Chinese will blow your mind. We were SO excited to get to interview Gene about his latest work called Boxers and Saints in which he tells the story of the Boxer...

Save Saeed

I was in Dayton, Ohio yesterday for church where I worshiped alongside a remarkable woman whose husband may be killed at any moment. Naghmeh Abedini received word last week that her husband Saeed–imprisoned by the Iranian government in September 2012–was...

StoryMen One Year Anniversary!

One year after JR., Matt and myself met we found ourselves back together again, live and in person, to record a special anniversary show. Lots of laughs in this episode as we: Reveal our REAL names and how we actually all have the same initials by birth. Tell the...

Arsenic and Old Lace

If you’re gonna talk about classic movies at Halloween time, the most obvious choices are Frankenstein or Dracula or The Mummy or The Birds. So Melissa Tagg and I didn’t choose any of those. Instead, we had fun with a different sort of Halloween tale from...

Should Christians Celebrate Halloween?

The title of this post is one of those questions that probably makes people roll there eyes. I don’t mean physically removing their eyes and rolling them around on the ground. That would be gross. And painful. And not a very effective way to show frustration....

If Only Mr. Smith Could Still Get to Washington

So, the American government RIGHT? Oy. What a mess. As someone who teaches all things U.S. politics and government I will at least say how good these crazy political times are for in class discussion and case studies on dysfunctional government. It is what it is...