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On the episode this week, Gungor performs some amazing new songs live in the studio. Also, we celebrate July 4th by playing Indie Band or Firework, go behind-the-scenes of the new issue of RELEVANT featuring Joy Williams, reveal details of the upcoming podcast anniversary party, and of course talk about the landmark SCOTUS ruling and Charleston. It's a packed show! This episode is brought to you by Squarespace and Harry's. Read More

Discovery released a trailer for the upcoming season of their long-running series, Mythbusters, and along with the kinds of science experiments and explosions they’re known for, the duo has something special in store for Breaking Bad fans. The show’s creator, Vince Gilligan, will make a guest appearance as the pair will see if the remote controlled robotic machine gun Walter White creates during the series finale would actually work. In case you had any doubts, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman have the coolest jobs in the world. The new series debuts on July 18. Discuss

A Montana man has applied for a license so he can be legally married to the two women he calls wives. Though Nathan Collier officially married one of the women, he had a “spiritual ceremony” with the other, because bigamy is illegal. Collier said that he was inspired by Chief Justice John Robert’s dissent decision in the Supreme Court’s recent case that made same-sex marriage legal across the United Sates. Roberts argued against the ruling, saying the same logic could be employed by polygamists. Collier and his wives were recently featured on the reality show Sister Wives. If a local litigator denies Collier, he said he plans to sue. Discuss

Can Patriotism Become Idolatry?

How the stories we celebrate shape our lives. Read More

Even though most of us are unable to see them from earth, the night sky is full of thousands of asteroids that orbit the plaent. In this interactive, 360 degree YouTube video, self-described “Astronogamer” Scott Manley demonstrates what it would look like if we could see them all at once. It’s the most mind-bending 3:40 you’ll spend today. Discuss