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Jessica and I sat down to talk about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.
— Franklin Graham says Donald Trump’s affair with Stormy Daniels is “nobody’s business.” That’s not what he said when Bill Clinton was in office. (3:14)
— The Natural History Museum in Jerusalem is covering up an evolution exhibit so they don’t offend ultra-Orthodox Jews. (12:47)
— The 13-year-old “miracle boy” from Alabama, who survived brain trauma, isn’t a miracle at all. (14:52)
— Southern Baptist leader Paige Patterson has apologized… kind of. Not really. (20:40)
— The Mormon Church says it’ll cut all ties with the Boy Scouts. (34:12)
— Not everyone was happy with the Met Gala theme: “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” (41:54)
— The rally for gay conversion drew tens of people. (51:45)
— Christian schools often censor student journalists, according to a new survey. (56:40)
— We answer listener mail! (1:03:11)