Catholic in a Smalltown Podcast
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Show Notes CST#279

 

 

Its a show all about Disney… or rather our experience at Disney and the sacramentality of life. So much so, you could say its… magical.

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Mac has to go back to work as the Barron's prepare for Disney! Kat watches Empire of the Sun and Mac finds The Wrong Mans. Catholic stuff is a hodgepodge of signs, spiritual credit, and NPR.

 

Movies and TV:

Empire of the Sun

The Wrong Mans

Friends

 

NPR interview mentioned:

http://www.npr.org/2015/01/04/374857829/a-pastor-moves-past-his-attraction-to-men-and-so-does-his-wife

 

 

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Direct download: CST_278.mp3
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CST #277: Not a Wonderful Christmas Carol

 

Mac & Kat take part in SQPN's marathon, we share our favorite gifts, review A Christmas Carol (2009), and remark on generosity and accidental grace during Christmas.

 

Movies:

A Christmas Carol (2009)

Its a Wonderful Life

Family Guy Star Wars parodies

 

Toys:

Syma X5C quadcoptor

 

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CST #276

 

Holiday camping, wrapping presents, and the flu is going around. We review a few movies and address an email about the frailty of some people's faith.

 

Movies:

Call Me Clause

Shaggy Dog

Ernest Saves Christmas

 

Music:

 

Robert Downey Junior - River

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Show Notes - CST #275

 

The boys are the stars of the Christmas play, we finally get the trees decorated, we review the finally of True Detective and enjoy the Amazon TV Stick. We also meditate on suffering and hope at Christmas.

 

Software:

YNAB

 

TV:

True Detective

Elf

 

Web Series:

Good Mythical Morning

 

Books:

 

Angela and the Baby Jesus by Frank McCourt

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Show Notes CST#274

 

Katherine goes a little crazy with the Christmas trees and gets some new budget software. Mac enjoys The Hobbit with the boys. And we look to the show True Detective for some really interesting ideas about religion and the human condition.

 

Movies and TV:

The Hobbit

True Detective

 

Books:

Hatchet by Gary Paulson

 

Software:

You Need a Budget - find it at ynab.com

 

Our Patreon account:

 

patreon.com/cst

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Show Notes CST #273

 

Back from Thanksgiving break at Mac's parents'; we unpack the Star Wars trailer; Mac becomes a Pirate Assassin; and we discuss getting ready for the Lord.

 

Movies & TV:

Trailers for Star Wars Episode VII & Jurassic World

The Incredibles

 

Games:

 

Assassin's Creed: Black Flag

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Show Notes - CST #272

Its been raining for two days, Mac is on vacation and the kitchen is coming together. We ask you if we should get tablets for our children, review Poltergeist, Homeland seasons 1 & 2, and talk about the cult of personality around the Jonestown Massacre.

 

TV & Movies:

Helix

Brooklyn 99

Downton Abbey

Peabody & Sherman

Poltergeist

 

Podcasts we're listening to:

TCND

Scoutmastcg.org

Bullseye with Jesse Thorn

Pop Culture Happy Hour

The Break

 

The Business 

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We apologize for not doing a real show and talk about Interstellar.

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We apologize for not doing a real show and talk about Interstellar.

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