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Back Row | Week 147 | Turning Red & the Christian Ban-Wagon


About This Episode

Disney/PIXAR has tackled something new for them in their latest movie – puberty. Despite being a kids’ movie about the struggles of growing up, many Christians took the movie on surface level and called for believers to ban the movie in their homes. Is this reaction reasonable, or is this another red-cups-at-Starbucks situation? This week, Radio Matt & Mo are taking about Turning Red, the good and bad of the movie, and the Christian social media reaction.

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Monday, April 4, 2022 | Turning Red | 457
Additional Content: Nerdy Meet-ups | Taco Bell’s Unintended Consequences

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 | Turning Red’s Controversial Bits | 458
Additional Content: Junk food news | Grandpa’s Favorite Cookies

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 | The Christian Ban-Wagon | 459
Additional Content: Mo’s Friends knowledge is being put to the test | A vacuum for your face

Thursday, April 7, 2022 | Our Red Pandas | 460
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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 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
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.


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