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The Happy Rant podcast is a conversation which Barnabas Piper, Ted Kluck, and Ronnie Martin cheerfully (if sardonically) rant about all the things that don’t matter all that much and some things that do. Too much Christian interaction with culture is angry and vitriolic, so these three bring the humor, pith, and occasional irreverence to bear on it. They rant about church, culture, sports, the arts, entertainment, and occasional nonsense in a manner listeners enjoy and wish they could be part of too.

Oct 29, 2020

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas do what they always do and wander to and fro through a variety of topics. Well, in this case mostly just one, their moms:

  • Childhood memories of mom
  • Dads defending moms
  • Special music moms
  • Mom lays down the discipline
  • Craft sticks and glue guns and Joann...


Oct 22, 2020

In this episode of the Happy Rant Sports podcast Ted and Barnabas discuss a variety of topics, mostly pertaining to sports:

  • True Nashville guys
  • Boring NBA finals
  • The Jets are putrid
  • Great classic uniforms
  • Landing spots for struggling QBs


Oct 20, 2020

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas do what they always do and wander to and fro through a variety of topics:

  • The best movie genres
  • Misogyny is a better topic than politics
  • Aquatic themed church networks
  • Emails correcting us
  • The best parenting advice we've received
  • Mansplaining to men


Oct 13, 2020

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Barnabas, and Ronnie do what they always do and wander to and fro through a variety of topics:

  • The changes in reformed masculinity in recent years
  • Snake handling churches
  • MLM for snakes: the next big thing
  • Misogyny: Ronnie's word of the episode (because it's so fun)
  • What practical...


Oct 6, 2020

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas do what they always do, well sort of. They wander to and fro through mostly one topic, one they generally avoid: Politics.

  • The "presidential" debate
  • People's outrage over the predictable
  • Insane expectations
  • Where can we find hope?