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Back Row 331 & 332 | The Bumbling TV Dad


About This Episode

In the early 90s, we saw a shift from the family stalwart father figure to the bumbling man-child dad character in our TV shows. Is it still happening? This, and much more!

 

TUESDAY SHOW | FEB. 15, 2021 (Player at Top of Page)

Episode 331 | The Bumbling TV Dad

In the 90’s, the TV Dad saw a transition from heart-warming father figure to bumbling man-child. Are we still seeing this today? Was it even as bad as we think we remember? Radio Matt & Mo discuss it. PLUS:

+ Junk Food News & Taste Test
+ Mo Suddenly Likes Taco Bell
+ This Week in Nerdy News
+ How Matt & Mo Met

 

WEDNESDAY SHOW | FEB. 16, 2021

Episode 331 | The Valentine’s Day Debate

Radio Matt & Mo celebrate the single people in their lives in this special belated Singles Awareness Day episode! PLUS:

+ Matt Goes After the Title!
+ Invite to Discord
+ Faith & Fandom 180: F&F Revisited

 

THURSDAY SHOW | FEB. 17, 2021

Rewind | How Non-Christians Want Us to Witness to Them

Radio Matt & Mo discuss a survey that was taken where non-believers describe the best and worst ways someone has witnessed to them and what they felt was most effective in making them think harder about Christ.

 

TWITCH LIVE RECORDING | FEB. 13, 2021

Taste Test & Twitch Highlights | Oatmeal Cream Pie Cereal

 

 

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Episode Hosts

Radio Matt
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

Radio Matt
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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