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Underoos 🦸‍♂️, Cliff Diving 🏊‍♀️, and Hot Chocolate  🍫 :: Episode 176

Today on Talk About That, John gets a medal 🏅 in the mail, and immediately turns it into a sermon illustration. Meanwhile, Jonnie loses his precious fitness watch in a 95-foot hole 🕳, gets a massage, and has an unfortunate mishap in the jacuzzi. 

Plus, a conversation about fear of over-sharing and social media etiquette while on vacation. 

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by Dasani 💧™️: “Somehow even worse tasting than tap water.”

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Syrup 🥞, Guy Movies 🍿, and the Tree of Knowledge 🧠 :: Episode 175

Today on Talk About That, John argues with his wife about breakfast, and mails someone a book, only to have it returned a year later. Meanwhile, Jonnie ponders why certain movies just appeal more to men, and then later sobs like a baby at an internet video 😭.

Also, a conversation about narcissistic leadership and self-awareness.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by QR Codes ™️: “The greatest comeback story of the pandemic.”

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Infected Butlers, New Pilots ✈️, and Perspective :: Episode 174

Today on Talk About That, John has a real life “This Is Us” moment while looking at old videos of himself leaving for college 😭. Meanwhile, Jonnie is terrified of living a real life “Hotel California” while on vacation, and can’t believe his niece is in a chair in the sky.

Also, a conversation about nostalgia, and why we can’t have true perspective until some time has passed.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by People Who Recline Their Seat on the Plane ®️: “We are the absolute worst, and it shows.”

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Duct Tape Mutiny ✈️, Mascot Genders 🦅, & Isolation 🏝 :: Episode 173

John takes us inside the competitive world of Teen Bible Quiz 📖, and shares one of the worst parts about his time as a youth pastor.
Meanwhile, Jonnie threatens to record the podcast shirtless, and ponders the strange phenomenon of mascot genders for school sports teams. 
Also, a conversation about hope.
Today’s episode in NOT sponsored by Black Licorice®️: “For people who love candy, but hate themselves.”
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Obstacles, Movie Trailers, and Cognitive Dissonance :: Episode 172

Today on Talk About That, Jonnie climbs the corporate ladder to an easier but still minimum wage job, while John reads his own writing into an expensive microphone, and forgets how to pronounce things.

Also, a conversation on the subtle difference between coaching and manipulation.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by Lunch: “One of the 7 most important meals of the day.”

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Probation, Damsels In Distress, and Huddle House :: Episode 171

On today’s show, John almost loses his scholarship, gets fired at a greasy spoon, and somehow gets mono TWICE. Jonnie loses his driving privileges, and comes dangerously close to fighting a drunk guy while wearing a muscle shirt. 

Plus, a conversation on living in the moment. 

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by IKEA: “Our instructions are shelf explanatory.” 

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Online Tithing, HOA Mischief, and Journalism :: Episode 170

The boys have apprehensions about a trip to Europe, and John tells a story about the dangers of Greek translation in sermons. Then, Jonnie asks John for a ruling on whether he was out of line after trolling one of his neighbors on Facebook.

Also, a conversation about partisanship in the Media, and how we are all being pitted against one another.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by The Crisper Drawer : “The absolute best place to let your vegetables slowly rot.”  

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Expensive shades 🕶, Dollar Tree Steaks 🥩, and Conviction :: Episode 169

Jonnie has a conflicted relationship with Nature 🦅, and wants a harpoon gun. Meanwhile, John trades in his cheap sunglasses for the real thing, and suggests a (questionable) cooking challenge for a future show 👨‍🍳.

Also, a conversation about conviction, and the pursuit of knowledge 📚.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by Target 🎯®️: “You just spent $200, even though you only came in for toothpaste.”

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Shock Collars, Exploding Spiders 🕷, & Shame 🙈:: Episode 168

Jonnie prepares for a trip to Cancun 🏖 , and throws the book 📕 at an unwelcome visitor. Meanwhile, John has tenuous confidence in his vitamin supplements, and tries a drastic solution for his snoring.

Plus, a conversation about dad bods, Timehop photos, empathy and insecurity.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by Pinky Toes®️🦶: “You won’t even know we’re there until you hit us on the coffee table.”

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Back Injuries 🤕, Body Image🪞, and Road Rage 😡 :: Episode 167

The boys share Vegas stories 🎰, and John hurts himself in the dumbest way possible. Jonnie explains why the Gospel is like Shake & Bake, and John has a tragic first date.

Also, a conversation on body positivity and self-worth.

Today’s episode is NOT sponsored by Planet Fitness®️🏋️‍♀️: “You’re doing great. Have a Tootsie Roll.”