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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.

Apr 29, 2021

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

  • How do we keep sarcasm and humor from becoming cynicism and negativity?
  • Are there single Christian men who aren't a-holes?
  • *Why* are so many single Christian men so bad?
  • What are our current...


Apr 22, 2021

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:

  • Cattle flexing
  • Christians fetishizing the stories of others leaving the faith
  • Performative deconstruction
  • Why are we so bad at "that's not my business"?
  • Religion reporting vs....


Apr 19, 2021

In this episode of the Happy Rant Sports Podcast Ted and Barnabas do what they always do and wander to and fro through a variety off sports topics:

  • Mariners rebuilding
  • Are draft picks over valued?
  • The NFL salary cap is pretend
  • MLB who look coolest in their uniforms
  • A new favorite fat baseball player
  • Further QB moves in...


Apr 15, 2021

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 Covid family travel experience
  • Vegas and virtue signaling
  • TGC's lineup and online conferences
  • The Reformed Rat Pack
  • Satan Nikes


Apr 12, 2021

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie and Barnabas do something a little different. It's actually two short episodes that had previously been released to our Patreon supporters. The first is a conversation about how we are writing our Happy Rant book - the process, the style, the topics, and our enjoyment of it....