@lovethynerd
Love Thy Nerd
Love Nerds + Engage Culture + Build Community

Back Row 290 – 292 | Election Day(s)? (+ More!)


About This Episode

Were you surprised at the (still accumulating) results of the Election? Social Trend Nerds, assemble – and learn about “The Big Sort.” All this and much more!

 

MONDAY SHOW | NOV. 2, 2020 

A Million Tiny Scams You Fall for Everyday

Matt & Mo go through an exhaustive list of scams we are all falling for every single day (and some of them, you’re so comfortable with, you’ll choose to KEEP falling for them). PLUS:

+ Back Row Binge-Watch: The Office s01e06
+ New Mexico Can’t Handle Snow
+ Who Said It: Batman or LEGO Batman?

 

TUESDAY SHOW | NOV. 3, 2020 (Player at Top of Page)

Election Day(s)?

IT’S ELECTION DAY! Join Matt & Mo as they discuss “The Big Sort” and how that might cause all of us to be quite surprised by the results of this election! PLUS:

+ Junk Food Tuesday
+ Onion / Not Onion
+ Taste Test: Banana Pecan Jerky
+ LTNN: This Week in Nerdy News

 

WEDNESDAY SHOW | NOV. 4, 2020

Is Gambling a Sin?

Matt & Mo tackle a tough topic that might appear on its surface to be cut-and-dry, but is actually much more complicated: Gambling – is it always a sin? PLUS:

+ Faith & Fandom 180: Corpse Bride
+ Tales of Florida Man
+ General Knowledge Challenge

 

THURSDAY SHOW | NOV. 5, 2020

Back Row Rewind: Why Does All Mainstream Christian Radio Sound the Same?

In this classic episode, Matt & Mo discuss Christian Radio and why the mainstream stations are all beginning to sound the same (was that obvious from the title?). Plus lots more!

 

Catch “The Back Row Morning Show” every Monday – Thursday on LTN Radio at 7am Central (with an encore at 9am)! Search & Favorite “LTN Radio” on the Live365 App or listen at LTNonair.com!





Episode Hosts

Radio Matt
DIR OF CONTENT & RESOURCES
Station Manager of LTN Radio and co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Matt originally started as "Back Row Baptist" online, sparking an entire ministry that culminated years later in "Back Row Radio" - now joined forces with Love Thy Nerd to form "LTN Radio". Matt is a third-generation radio station manager who has done pretty much every job in the radio industry. He is also active in the Celebrate Recovery ministry, celebrating over a decade of freedom from past addictions. Matt and his wife Deidra have 2 ornery boys and a baby girl.
Megan "Mo" Oaks
Co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Mo has been an active part of LTN Radio (formerly Back Row Radio) since its inception. Mo is currently working towards her teaching degree. She and her husband Chris have three amazing kids and too many pets to count.

Episode Producer

Radio Matt
DIR OF CONTENT & RESOURCES
Station Manager of LTN Radio and co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Matt originally started as "Back Row Baptist" online, sparking an entire ministry that culminated years later in "Back Row Radio" - now joined forces with Love Thy Nerd to form "LTN Radio". Matt is a third-generation radio station manager who has done pretty much every job in the radio industry. He is also active in the Celebrate Recovery ministry, celebrating over a decade of freedom from past addictions. Matt and his wife Deidra have 2 ornery boys and a baby girl.


Episode Discussion

Related Content

Back Row 493 – 496 | Our DLC Life

Radio Matt & Mo take a close look at Downloadable Content and Subscriptions, starting with video games and ending with the idea that by 2030, we may not own anything.

Back Row 489 – 492 | What’s Killing Christianity?

Radio Matt & Mo take a look at 3 things that Christians are doing today that are making it so difficult to share the love of Christ. PLUS: Weird News, Games, Stories, and more!

Back Row | Week 136 | 2021 Rewind: Part 2

With 2021 firmly in the rearview mirror, we’re taking our first hesitant steps into 2022. But we’re not done with last year just yet. This is Radio Matt & Mo’s second of two weeks looking back on 2021, some of the best and worst of the year in music, movies, and TV. We also revisit […]

Back Row | Week 135 | 2021 Rewind: Part 1

With 2021 firmly in the rearview mirror, we’re taking our first hesitant steps into 2022. But we’re not done with last year just yet. This is Radio Matt and Mo’s first of two weeks looking back on 2021, some of the best and worst of the year in news, music, and even this very show.

LTN Advent Calender 2021

Each week, as we make our way through this Advent season, LTN Writers will provide short nerdy devotionals for you and your family to enjoy.

LTN Advent Calender 2021: Love and Final Fantasy X

This Advent season we look to the stories we tell that reflect the love found in the Gospel, as we prepare for Christ's second coming.

Back Row 407 – 409 | Questioning Everything

In the last few years, it feels that it is more and more difficult, unacceptable, or even shameful to simply ask questions, compare sources, or seek a clearer picture on something that others call “settled.” In our fear of misinformation, we are often force-fed information with little encouragement to do our own research. Whether this […]

Maybe You Aren’t Always the Hero: A Defense of Unsettling Games