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We’re just a couple of know-it-alls who dream of telling everyone else how they should think. Why should cable news, talk radio, politicians and Kelly Ripa always get to tell you how to think? We know more than them anyway, and frankly we’re not too keen on them getting to eat all the pie. We want our piece. In a world where critical thinking isn’t taught, isn’t valued and quite frankly has left the planet, enter a couple of guys who haven’t yet had our temporal lobes or prefrontal cortexes fried by smartphone radiation. Thus, we consider ourselves the most qualified human beings left to Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mondaymorningquarterbacks/support

We’re just a couple of know-it-alls who dream of telling everyone else how they should think. Why should cable news, talk radio, politicians and Kelly Ripa always get to tell you how to think? We know more than them anyway, and frankly we’re not too keen on them getting to eat all the pie. We want our piece. In a world where critical thinking isn’t taught, isn’t valued and quite frankly has left the planet, enter a couple of guys who haven’t yet had our temporal lobes or prefrontal cortexes fried by smartphone radiation. Thus, we consider ourselves the most qualified human beings left to Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mondaymorningquarterbacks/support
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We’re just a couple of know-it-alls who dream of telling everyone else how they should think. Why should cable news, talk radio, politicians and Kelly Ripa always get to tell you how to think? We know more than them anyway, and frankly we’re not too keen on them getting to eat all the pie. We want our piece. In a world where critical thinking isn’t taught, isn’t valued and quite frankly has left the planet, enter a couple of guys who haven’t yet had our temporal lobes or prefrontal cortexes fried by smartphone radiation. Thus, we consider ourselves the most qualified human beings left to Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mondaymorningquarterbacks/support

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Episodes

Episode 32: 021819 - Do Your Job And Fix The Country: The Tax System

2/18/2019
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In this episode McLovin' shares of the train wreck that is the American tax system and how even the most educated of people have a hard time figuring out how to properly set up their labor system in order to be able to pay their fair share of taxes to the IRS. This in view of a recent report on Amazon.com showing that on nearly 12 billion in profits in 2018, the company paid no U.S. taxes. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mondaymorningquarterbacks/support This podcast...

Duration:00:34:43

Episode 31: 062118 - The Evangelical Double Standard Of Clinton And Trump

12/27/2018
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In this episode McLuvin gets sentimental on Rico, reminiscing 1992 and how conservatives reacted to the election of Bill Clinton. Â As Donald Trump continues to make makes in economics, foreign policy and certainly in his personal life, McLuvin comments on what happens when you look back at history from a factual standpoint and forget about rhetoric you inherited from your closest authorities. Â The boys argue that despite Clintons moral failings, he put the country on a great economic track...

Duration:00:44:03

Episode 30: 061818 - National Die In Goes To Disney, Protecting The Innocence Of Children

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys welcome guest DJ Zouain to a heated conversation on the National Die In's latest proposition: a die in day at Walt Disney World. McLuvin' fiercely argues against the idea, for the sake of the children who go to have a magical experience and escape from the world while Zouain and Rico defend the right of protestors to protest anywhere. This is one of the boys' more passionate episodes for sure. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:43:39

Episode 29: 061418 - National Anthem Kneeling Protests, Black Man Beat Severely By White Cops

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys address the ongoing topic of protesting both the National Anthem, but also White House visits by championship sports teams. The boys expose the story of the horrific beating of citizen Robert Johnson by the Arizona Mesa Police Department and how police brutality, albeit a rarity, is a reality that cannot be ignored. The boys close by arguing over recipes for guacamole, with Rico as usual playing his Latin ethnic card of convenience to argue that McLuvin' has no basis...

Duration:00:32:16

Episode 28: 061118 - The Fake News Episode & Lies My Teacher Told Me (How To Research & Debunk)

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys shoot the breeze about who cooks a better steak, with Uncle Rico, as usual, telling tales to one up McLuvin'. The boys then move on to the meat of the show with a discussion on the phenomenon known as "fake news." The boys call foul on any and all purveyors of fabricated lies, but also offer their criteria for determining whether a story or source is credible. The boys shout out to Dr. James Loewen as well, as McLuvin' has fallen head over heels in love with his book...

Duration:00:50:59

Episode 27: 060718 - BASTA! Jim Bakker Apocalypse Food, Jesse Duplantis Bleeds God For A Jet

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys discuss the business of apocalypse food, taking their cues from Jim Bakker, who also teaches them a new word. The boys shift gears as they discuss the antics of televangelist Jesse Duplantis, who claimed to hear a word from God telling him to "bleed him" for a private jet. Mockery abounds as the boys discuss the extravagance and arrogance of tv's favorite preachers, including one with many mansions, Mr. Mike Murdock. The boys come around in the end though,...

Duration:00:44:39

Episode 26: 060418 – Dinesh D’Souza Is A Felon No More, Rosanne Gets Barred

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys talk about the reprehensible pardon of admitted felon and right wight conservative propagandist Dinesh D’Souza. Citing multiple character concerns and D’Souza in his own words the boys argue that the only possible explanation for Trump’s pardon, aside from appeasing his base, is to retain the services of the documentary filmmaker for future publicity ventures. Additionally the boys address the racist tweets of Rosanne Barr and the hypocritical response of those who...

Duration:00:49:47

Episode 25: 05/31/18 - Racism & White Privilege Exposed

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys expose several instances of racism and white privilege and talk about how while the present era may carry with it the continuation of deep seated prejudices, technology is no longer allowing these to live in the shadows. The conversation includes a couple of face palms by the boys at the actions of Aaron Schlossberg and the deuce flinging white Starbucks customer lady. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:45:26

Episode 24: 05/28/18 - Tragedy at Santa Fe HS, Uselessness of Sending Thoughts

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys address the tragic shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, that claimed the lives of 8 students and 2 teachers, and wounded 13 others. As the NRA continues to double down on it's anti-gun control stance, the boys ask the question: "what will it take?" for people to wake up and find even the smallest amount of empathy for fellow human beings who are literally being slaughtered. The boys reminisce on some of the mass shootings in recent history and lambast...

Duration:00:49:21

Episode 23: 05/24/18 - The #FBR Resistance Episode, Jerusalem Embassy, Trump, Jeffress

12/27/2018
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The boys dedicate this episode to the #FBR Follow Back Resistance movement on social media by giving some shout outs to supporters and allowing their comments and questions to direct the show. The boys bring a reality check to the recent Jerusalem embassy dedication and call out Robert Jeffress, a Dallas clergyman, for showmanship and a heavy promotion of the otherwise immoral Donald Trump. The boys give their take on why the FBR movement is and what it must continue to be in order to make...

Duration:00:43:56

Episode 22: 05/21/18 - The Withered Heart Of Tomi Lahren, Everyone An Immigrant

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys dedicate nearly the entire show to talking about millennial conservative commentator and show host Tomi Lahren, who has McLuvin' convinced her heart has simply withered. The boys consider several of her rants and comments and compare those with opposing rhetoric only to find Tomi often uneducated and more importantly unaware of history, including her own. As usual since McLuvin' spends his time watching Gilmore Girls re-runs rather than skimming FOX News or CNN, Rico...

Duration:00:41:07

Episode 21: 05/17/18 - Charlottesville Racist Assault, Swastikas & Confederate Flags Forever Tainted

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys learn of an assault that happened months ago at the notorious Charlottesville white supremacist rallies and how with the aid of social media and circulating video, private citizens peacefully worked together to bring the offenders to justice. The boys talk about how law enforcement is behind the times in their use of technology to solve similar violent crimes and the episode ends with an overall discussion on symbolism and revisionism as it relates to history and...

Duration:00:53:16

Episode 20: 05/14/18 - The 2018 NRA Convention, The Myth of Good Guy With A Gun, Trumps Lies

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys consider the recent 2018 NRA (National Rifle Association) Convention, held in Dallas. A receipt from a restaurant called Ellen's surfaced all over social media, including the NRA's own Twitter account. The restaurant, who pledged to donate a portion of their profits from the days of the convention to the cause of safer gun regulations, became the target of the NRA, who apparently doctored a part of the receipt which also claimed support for the second amendment. The...

Duration:00:32:54

Episode 19: 05/10/18 - MGTOW: Irrational Things Millennial Boys Do When They Get Their Hearts Broken

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys are completely dumbfounded. Apparently there is a movement of men who call themselves "Men Going Their Own Way," or MGTOW (secret handshake or butt slap presently unknown), who did one too many creepy things on a date with a girl. Heartbroken, they swore off women, marriage, procreation and of course gainful income (somehow related?). It takes a big heartbroken man to cry, and an even bigger man to laugh at that man. McLuvin & Rico are those men, dedicating a whole...

Duration:00:47:25

Episode 18: 050718 - Why The Cleveland Browns are the Cleveland Browns, Why the 2001 U is the GOAT

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys breakdown the 2018 NFL draft and lament on why the Cleveland Browns are the Cleveland Browns, with yet another soon to be failed QB pick in Baker Mayfield. McLuvin' rants about the Browns quarterback situation over the past 17 years and how much of an epic failure it's been while Rico defends the Browns' "weapons" as reason for bailing on the Miami Dolphins to become a fan. The boys then argue baseball, but finally settle on why the 2001 Miami Hurricanes are the...

Duration:00:46:16

Episode 17: 05/03/18 - Michelle Wolf vs. Trump, Huckabee & Sanders, Hypocrisy of the Religious Right

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys enjoy a hearty chuckle over the blatant hypocrisy of Donald Trump, Franklin Graham, Mike Huckabee and others who chastised comedian Michelle Wolf's stand up performance at the recent White House Correspondents Dinner. Comparing Wolf's presentation with the well-documented decades of Trump vulgarities, the boys cry "fraud" on those who preach morality and also vigilantly defend this President. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:40:02

Episode 16: 04/23/18 - The United States of Amazon and the State of Customer Service

12/27/2018
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In this episode McLuvin rants about how the United States of America has now become the United States of Amazon. The boys make from of Amazon's Dash Buttons and question the sanity of someone who has one just for Red Bull. Rico makes the argument for convenience and the boys debate on the state of customer service in business in 2018. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mondaymorningquarterbacks/support

Duration:00:54:29

Episode 15: 04/19/18 - How People Ruin Everything And What We Can Do About It

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys talk about everything that's wrong with mankind in general, basically surmising that people ruin everything. A most uplifting episode, the boys focus on how people ruin natural beauty, natural resources, natural talent, natural design and many other wonders of nature. Not to be completely condescending the boys ultimately offer up a challenge to actually give a darn and stop living like the world is like a disposable diaper. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor...

Duration:00:52:02

Episode 14: 04/12/18 - The Right Wants A Divorce, Trump Starts A War, Sales Tax On Ice

12/27/2018
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In this episode the Quarterbacks examine another fine piece courtesy of The Federalist (sarcasm intended) where one aspiring author has a brilliant idea for America: a divorce. As the boys ridicule the stupidity of division and secession in the name of gun rights, a reminder of alternate working solutions is offered in order for the boys to heal the marriage of Right and Left. Appealing to fine examples of marriage, such as Republican Kim Davis, the boys prove that this is a marriage that...

Duration:00:48:35

Episode 13: 04/02/18 - Panama City Gone Wild & The Present Culture Of Sex

12/27/2018
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In this episode the boys talk about sex and the progression of culture. McLuvin’ confesses his guilty middle school pleasure of Color Me Badd and Rico quickly ruins the 80s and 90s “Game” by sharing of the present sex culture of high school and college students. The boys challenge the prevailing norms and discuss topics such as censorship of sexual imagery, discuss how to parent the next generation in a culture like the present and plead with guys and girls to hold on to the last shred of...

Duration:00:49:09