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Back Row 293 – 295 | What “Among Us” Teaches Us about Ourselves (+More!)


About This Episode

“Among Us” is a huge hit – but the way we play and chat actually reveals deeper truths about ourselves that make us super sus. All this and much more!

 

MONDAY SHOW | NOV. 9, 2020 

Twitch & Human Connection

Matt & Mo discuss the rise of Twitch and how online streaming has become a safe-haven for those striving for human connection, especially in a time of COVID lockdowns. PLUS:

+ COVID-Safe IRL “Among Us”
+ The WWE Twitch Controversy
+ Spotlight on new LTN Podcast “Two Words”
+ Christmas Music Poll
+ Back Row Binge-Watch | Community s01e01

 

TUESDAY SHOW | NOV. 10, 2020

The Gen Z Dictionary

Certified Xennials Matt & Mo try to keep up with the latest lingo of Gen Z by going through an exhaustive list of definitions (which will get you through a conversation with your teenager, at least for the next few weeks until it all changes again). PLUS:

+ LTNN: This Week in Nerdy News
+ Onion / Not Onion
+ Junk Food News & Taste Test
+ Mo Offends Star Trek Nerds Everywhere

 

WEDNESDAY SHOW | NOV. 11, 2020 (Player at Top of Page)

What “Among Us” Teaches Us about Ourselves

Matt & Mo discuss their love for “Among Us”, but also the negative things about the game and how they actually showcase our own failings as believers. PLUS:

+ Faith & Fandom 180: Fan-Boy Face-Off
+ Riddle Me This
+ Operation Christmas Child

 

THURSDAY SHOW | NOV. 12, 2020

Back Row Rewind: Finding God in WrestleMania

In this flashback, we revisit three wrestling-themed episodes of “The Back Row Baptist Podcast” featuring John Birkey, from the new Love Thy Nerd Podcast, “Two Words”. In these flashbacks, we discuss Christians in Wrestling, the time God wrestled for the WWE, and Ronda Rousey’s struggle with God.

 

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Episode Hosts

Matt Coker
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.
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

Matt Coker
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.


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