"Science" at APU
Chapel ProbationMay 18, 2022x
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"Science" at APU

Scott OkamotoScott OkamotoHost

This was the 5th Episode of Season 1, and one of the more popular ones at that, but out of an abundance of caution, I moved it behind a paywall. But it's back by popular demand!  2 new "ads" featuring the best of "conservative christian" organizations, Plaulty (Psalty's cousin) and a Metal Men's Rights Science group. 

Ryan and Anthony talk about being science majors in a place stuck between trying to be a respected academic institution while still upholding the anti-science values of the evangelical world. It's both hilarious and tragic. Both men talk about their deconstruction at APU and how the school's attitude toward science was directly tied to the overall vibe of the school as more simplistic indoctrination machine than higher education institution. If you're wondering how we got to this age of "alternative facts" and disbelief in the science of vaccines and pandemics, Ryan's and Anthony's stories and observations will give insight into the parts of evangelical culture that contributed to all of that. And we'll have some bittersweet laughs along the

Ryan and Anthony talk about being science majors in a place stuck between trying to be a respected academic institution while still upholding the anti-science values of the evangelical world. It's both hilarious and tragic. Both men talk about their deconstruction at APU and how the school's attitude toward science was directly tied to the overall vibe of the school as more simplistic indoctrination machine than higher education institution. If you're wondering how we got to this age of "alternative facts" and disbelief in the science of vaccines and pandemics, Ryan's and Anthony's stories and observations will give insight into the parts of evangelical culture that contributed to all of that. And we'll have some bittersweet laughs along the way.

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Music in this episode by Shin Kawasaki and Wingo Shackleford, Elephants with Guns, and Scott Okamoto

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